Place:


Stocksbridge  West Riding

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Stocksbridge like this:

Stocksbridge, town, Ecclesfield and Penistone pars., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 1½ mile W. of Deepcar sta. and 7½ m. NAV of Sheffield, pop. 4660; P.O.; is a local government district, and a seat of steel-wire works.

Stocksbridge through time

Stocksbridge is now part of Sheffield district. Click here for graphs and data of how Sheffield has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Stocksbridge itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Stocksbridge, in Sheffield and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1017

Date accessed: 23rd July 2019


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