Place:


Lydgate  West Riding

 

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

LYDGATE, a village in Nether Hallam township, Sheffield parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 1 mile W of Sheffield.

The location is where the name "Lydgate" appears on the modern 1:25,000 map. Additional information about this locality is available for Ecclesall

Lydgate through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/26706

Date accessed: 13th April 2024


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