The Shoreham Street side of Bramall Lane Ground

The day a hurricane hit Sheffield - leaving four dead and hundreds injured

Friday February 16 1962 was one of the darkest days in Sheffield’s history as a hurricane battered the city leaving four dead and more than 250 injured.

Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 2:04 pm
Updated Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 3:31 pm

Winds of 96mph caused damage to 70,000 homes across the city and hundreds were left homeless. Here are some of the dramatic photos from that terrible day.

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