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Gleadless, Sheffield

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Gleadless, Sheffield

Gleadless is a suburb and parish within the City of Sheffield, it lies five km (three miles) south east of the city centre. It is bordered by the adjoining suburbs of Gleadless Valley to the west, Frecheville to the east and Intake to the north. The land to the south is the rural area of North East Derbyshire district which is outside the city boundary. Gleadless was formerly a country hamlet, then village before becoming part of the expanding city of Sheffield in 1921.
Administrative CountySheffield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK3883
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

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

Gleadless, eccl. dist. and vil., Handsworth par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire -- dist., pop. 2306; vil., 3 miles SE. of Sheffield; P.O.

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