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Gleadless Valley, Sheffield

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Gleadless Valley, Sheffield

Gleadless Valley is a housing estate of the City of Sheffield in England. It lies 2.5 miles south-southeast of the city centre. Formerly a rural area, Gleadless Valley was developed as a large housing project with around 4000 dwellings by Sheffield City Council between 1955 and 1962. It is an area of undulating land drained by the Meers Brook, which has its source on the high ground in the woodland at Gleadless.
Administrative CountySheffield
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3783
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code0114

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