Sylvester Works. Architect: M. Matthews. Sylvester Street, Sheffield. According to Harman and Minnis, this building, which was occupied in the nineteenth century by “Thomas Ellin & Co., steel and cutlery manufactures and merchants” has a “vaguely Egyptian dooryway” (143).

Related material including other Sheffield workshops

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Sheffield. Harman, Ruth, and John Minnis. Pevsner Architectural Guides. New Haven and London: Yale University Press. 2004.

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