Can you spot yourself in these retro pictures of Sheffield school trips?

It’s almost a right of passage going to Abbeydale on a school trip and in the 50 years since it opened thousands and thousands of school children have taken the journey back in time.

Friday, 14th February 2020, 5:00 am
Updated Sunday, 24th May 2020, 9:36 am
Pupils from St Marie's took part in Abbeydale's Day of Dance in 1996
Pupils from St Marie's took part in Abbeydale's Day of Dance in 1996

As part of the hamlet’s golden celebrations this year we will be diving into the photo archives and bringing the past to life again once more.

Who can you spot having fun dressing up and learning about the city’s great industrial heritage in these snaps that go back to 1996 to the mid 00s?

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Four-year-old Charlotte Donald made friends with a puppet at the Hamlet in 1996
Children from the Emmanuel Junior school, Waterthorpe are seen hanging out the washing during their visit to the hamlet in 1999
Lindsey Butler aged 14 had her picture taken outside the Take 3 Gallery at Abbeydale back in 1997
Young miscreant Nathan Rider 10 from Wisewood School, is apprehended by PC Grimm, alias Operations Manager Patrick Tune, at Abbeydale Hamlet in 1998
South Yorks Church schools put on a Millennium event at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamle and pupils from The Ellis school and Hemmingfield, sing their hymns
Pictured at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 1999, where children dressed for the opening day. Seen LtoR are, Sany Tse 10, Paula Bridge a Freelance Educator, Catherine Black 10, and Amy Sutton 10
From l/r: Carla Ribeiro, Jenny Day and Rebecca Grainger of Triskele Sword 'Rapper Sword' Dancers at the 'Living History Day' at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 2004
Pupils from Emmanuel Junior school, Waterthorpe, were seen doing the washing the old fashion way in a dolly tub in 1999. Girls LtoR are, Jennifer Brokholme, Emma Humphries, Lucy Archbould, and Kimberley Jones.
Young visitors at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in the late 1990s
Pictured at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 1999 where Harriet Naylor showed pupils from Emmaneul Junior school, Waterthorpe, what the kitchens of the past were like.
Medicine Through The Ages day at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet: Rayne Sutcliffe from the St John's Ambulance helped Christopher Godhard with his 'wound'
Learning the steel melting process using a crucible in the steel gallery at the Abbeydale Industrial hamlet under the watchfull eye of exibitions and access officer Natalie Murray are brothers Jacob Hamshere, aged 6 and Joe Hamshere, aged 9 in 2001
A 'new maid' at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet
Pictured at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet at the science can be fun session were Lauren Stokes and Hannah McRae with Anne Marie Sandos the Education and Access Officer (centre).
Pupils from Abbeydale Grange School performed Shakespeare at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet. l/r: Becky Abey(14), Millie Hamnett and Rachel Murphy(both 13) in May 2004
Pupils from Abbeydale Grange School performed Shakespeare at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet. l/r: Dilshan Samarakoon, Nathan Potter, Euan Sanderson (all 13) in 2004
Poacher Bill with Jasmine and William Gabbitas at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 2009