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BBC sound effects 1940–86

In 2018, the BBC made freely available for non-commercial use around 16,000 of its sound effects recordings. A few hundred come from known locations around the UK, and most of those have been presented here in a sound map. All recordings © BBC.

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SHEFFIELD

Sheffield tram 1  1:55

BBC DESCRIPTION: Sheffield, tram, interior, bell rung to start tram, continuous run. Tram built 1938.

Sheffield tram 2  2:06

BBC DESCRIPTION: Sheffield tram no. 189, run in crowded lower saloon.