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Beauchief, Sheffield

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Beauchief, Sheffield

Administrative CountySheffield
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3381
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire

Other names by which Beauchief, Sheffield has been known in the past

Beau Chiefe ~ Beauchief Abbey ~ De Bello Capite

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

Beauchief Abbey, par. and seat with ry. sta., E. Derbyshire, 3 miles SW. of Sheffield, 748 ac., pop. 96; the church (1660) has a tower belonging to an abbey founded in 1183.

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