Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for HALLAM (UPPER)

HALLAM (UPPER), a township in Sheffield parish, W. R. Yorkshire; and a sub-district in Ecclesall-Bierlow district. The township lies averagely 3½ miles WSW of Sheffield; but has a scattered form, and includes the hamlets of Fulwood, Nether-Green, Ranmoor, Carsick-Hill, Crosshack, Stephen-Hill, Sandygate, Stumperlow, Ringinglow, and Hangingwater. Acres, 5, 870. Real property, £7, 961; of which £10 are in mines, and £140 in quarries. Pop. in 1851, 1, 499; in 1861, 1, 643. Houses, 338. Steel working and cutlery are carried on; and there are a church and an Independent Fulwood, and a Methodist chapel in Ranmoor.—The sub-district contains also two townships of Dronfield parish, Derby. Acres, 870. Pop., 2, 649. Houses, 551.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a township"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")
Administrative units: Sheffield CP/AP       Upper Hallam CP/Tn       Ecclesall Bierlow RegD/PLU       Yorkshire AncC
Place names: HALLAM     |     HALLAM UPPER     |     UPPER HALLAM
Place: Upper Hallam

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