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Darnall, Sheffield

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Darnall, Sheffield

Darnall is a suburb of eastern Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Darnall was initially a small hamlet usually included with Attercliffe. William Walker, a resident of the settlement, is one of several people rumoured to have been the executioner of Charles I of England. A hall was built by the Staniforth family in the centre of Darnall in 1723; in 1845 this became a private "lunatic asylum". The Darnall New Ground was laid out for cricket in the 1820s.
Post townSHEFFIELD
Administrative CountySheffield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK3988
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
 

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

Darnall, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Sheffield par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, pop. 5834; P.O. See ATTETCLIFFE WITH DARNALL.

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