Tuesday, 5 January 2016

1417 : Swooping And Circling In Sheffield

Pigeon Lofts, Penistone Road, Sheffield : Alan Burnett (1984)

As you drive out of Sheffield on the A61, the side of the valley used to be lined with pigeon lofts. From such lofts swarms of racing pigeons would swoop and circle, like racehorses on the exercise gallops.

1 comment:

Karen S. said...

I wonder where they went? Or do they still return there?