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Sheepscar, Leeds

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Sheepscar, Leeds

Sheepscar is an inner city district of Leeds in West Yorkshire England, lying to the north east of Leeds city centre. It is overlooked by the tower blocks of Little London and Lovell Park to the west, and gives way to Meanwood in the north-west, Chapeltown in the north-east and Burmantofts in the east. Clay Pit Lane, effectively an urban motorway, runs through Sheepscar to the south, while Scott Hall Road makes up the eastern border.
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3134
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

Sheepscar, Leeds in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sheepscar, 2 eccl. dists. (St Clement and St Luke), Leeds par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, pop.- St Clement. 10,771; St Luke, 5246.

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