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Kelvin Flats

 

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  • Although a supposed suicide spot, in the years that Kelvin stood, only seven people committed suicide from jumping, with another four accidents caused by people falling. There was also the suicide of one resident who filled his bath up with petrol and blew the flat up as well as himself.

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Reference Data

Reference No.
1272
First Uploaded
19-02-2006
Last Editorial Date
28-10-2014
 

Building Location

Address
Infirmary Road, Hillsborough, Sheffield. S6
Council
Sheffield City Council
County
South Yorkshire
Region
Yorkshire and Humber
Country
United Kingdom

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Building Specification

Status
Demolished
Proposal date
1967
Construction start date
1968
Completion date
1969
Demolition Date
1996
Style
Brutalist

Roof Height (AGL)
43.00

Kelvin Flats

Total Floors (O.G)
13

Market Data

Primary Use
Residential

Flats
947

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