Ravenfield  West Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ravenfield like this:

RAVENFIELD, a parish in Rotherham district, W. R. Yorkshire; 2 miles E S E of Rawmarsh r. station, and 4 N E of Rotherham. Post-town, Rotherham. Acres, 1, 170. Real property, £1, 838; of which £10 are inquarries. Pop., 183. Houses, 38. The manor, with R. Park, belongs to T. B. Bosvile, Esq. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of York. Value. £160.* Pa.tron, T. B. Bosvile, Esq. The church was built in 1756and has a tower. There are a parochial school, and charities £32.

Ravenfield through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th October 2021

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