Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for CROOKS and CROOKS-MOOR

CROOKS and CROOKS-MOOR, two hamlets and a chapelry in Nether-Hallam and Eccleshall-Bierlow townships, Sheffield parish, W. R. Yorkshire. The hamlets lie adjacent to the boundary with Derbyshire, 4 miles SW of Sheffield. The chapelry was constituted in 1849. Post town, Sheffield. Pop., 3, 452. Houses, 713. The property here is much subdivided. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of York. Value* and patron not reported. The church is very good.

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

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "two hamlets and a chapelry"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Sheffield CP/AP       Yorkshire AncC
Place: Crookes

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