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Sheffield


Sheffield is a city in South Yorkshire, England. 551,800. As of 2011 census, the city had an estimated population of 551,800.


Key Facts about Sheffield


Here are some key facts about Sheffield:
  1. Sheffield is a city in South Yorkshire, England. 551,800.

  2. As of 2011 census, Sheffield had an estimated population of 551,800.

  3. Sheffield gets its name from the River Sheaf which runs through the city.

  4. During the Industrial Revolution, Sheffield gained a international reputation as a center of steel production. During this period, the population increased tenfold, and key innovations in steel-making such as the crucible and stainless steel came from the area.

  5. During the 1970s and 1980s, the steel industry went into decline (coinciding also with the collapse of coal-mining in the area), however since then there was been extensive redevelopment in the area, and a strong revival of the economy.

  6. Sheffield is linked to the national motorway network via the M1 and M18 motorways. The Sheffield Parkway, a major dual carriageway, links Sheffield to junction 33 of the M1.

  7. Sheffield station offers rail links via the Midland Main Line via the East Midlands to London, and the Cross Country Route which provides connections to the East of the Scotland, Northeast England, the West Midlands, and the Southwest, as well as Liverpool, Manchester, and Kingston upon Hull,

  8. The closest international airport to Sheffield is Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, which is located about 18 miles (29 kilometers) from the center of Sheffield. Until just a few years ago, there was actually a small airport in Sheffield (Sheffield City Airport), but this closed in 2008.



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Bitch, Please. I'm From Sheffield.: A Vulgar Adult Composition Book for a Native Sheffield England, United Kingdom Resident

By Offensive Journals

Independently Published
Released: December 22nd, 2019
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Bitch, Please. I'm From Sheffield.: A Vulgar Adult Composition Book for a Native Sheffield England, United Kingdom Resident
  • Manufacturer: Independently published
  • Brand: Independently Published
  • ISBN: 1679179039
  • EAN: 9781679179037
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Number of Pages: 120
  • Author: Offensive Journals
  • Publication Date: December 22nd, 2019
  • Release Date: December 22nd, 2019
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SHEFFIELD ENGLAND Photography Coffee Table Book Tourists Attractions: A Mind-Blowing Tour In Sheffield City,England Photography Coffee Table Book: for ... Images (8.5"*11") Paperback.May 22, 2023.

By HMZ MASHA

Independently published
Released: May 22nd, 2023
Paperback (40 pages)

SHEFFIELD ENGLAND Photography Coffee Table Book Tourists Attractions: A Mind-Blowing Tour In Sheffield City,England Photography Coffee Table Book: for ... Images (8.5"*11") Paperback.May 22, 2023.
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SHEFFIELD ENGLAND Photography Coffee Table Book Tourists Attractions: A Mind-Blowing Tour In Sheffield City,England Photography Coffee Table Book: for ... Images (8.5"*11") Paperback.May 22, 2023.
  • Manufacturer: Independently published
  • EAN: 9798395557612
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  • Format: Large Print
  • Number of Pages: 40
  • Author: HMZ MASHA
  • Publication Date: May 22nd, 2023
  • Release Date: May 22nd, 2023
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  • Size: 11.0 Inches by 8.5 Inches by 0.1 Inches
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Sheffield Born And Bred: England Lovers Journal Style Composition Notebook

By Whistleprint

Independently published
Released: December 26th, 2022
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Sheffield Born And Bred: England Lovers Journal Style Composition Notebook
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Sheffield Born And Bred: England Lovers Journal Style Composition Notebook
  • Manufacturer: Independently published
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  • Paperback
  • Number of Pages: 120
  • Author: Whistleprint
  • Publication Date: December 26th, 2022
  • Release Date: December 26th, 2022
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  • Size: 9.0 Inches by 6.0 Inches by 0.3 Inches
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Sheffield: England United Kingdom Notebook Journal, Sheffield Journal, Notebook for Friends and Family from Sheffield, Thanksgiving Christmas Gift for ... Dad Papa, Cute Notebook Journal for Sheffield

By Funny Lovely Cute Travel Publishing

Independently published
Released: November 8th, 2022
Paperback (120 pages)

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Sheffield: England United Kingdom Notebook Journal, Sheffield Journal, Notebook for Friends and Family from Sheffield, Thanksgiving Christmas Gift for ... Dad Papa, Cute Notebook Journal for Sheffield
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  • Number of Pages: 120
  • Author: Funny Lovely Cute Travel Publishing
  • Publication Date: November 8th, 2022
  • Release Date: November 8th, 2022
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  • Size: 9.0 Inches by 6.0 Inches by 0.3 Inches
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