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Oughtibridge, Sheffield

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Oughtibridge, Sheffield

Oughtibridge is a residential village on the northern outskirts of Sheffield within the bounds of Bradfield civil parish. The village stands 5 miles northwest of the city centre in the valley of the River Don. The population of the village has increased significantly in recent years due to much private housing development and stood at 3,542 in 2006 over an area of 355 hectares .
Post townSHEFFIELD
Administrative CountySheffield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK3093
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code0114
Population3,542
 

Oughtibridge, Sheffield in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Oughtibridge, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Ecclesfield par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist., pop. 2106; vil., on river Don ,4½ m. NW. of Sheffield by rail; P.O. T.O.; has ironworks, cutlery mfr., iron and steel rolling mills, and quarries.

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