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From Medieval Manor to Industrial Centre

Date Friday 28th November 2014
Time 13:00 until 15:00
Meet At The junction of Staniforth Road
Staniforth Road
S9 5HP
Organised By Activity Sheffield
Description This circular walk of about 2 miles around the centre of Darnall will look at the growth of the area from a medieval village to becoming a central part of Sheffield’s Industry. It will also include the tale of Charles Peace – a notorious 19th Century Sheffield murderer, who was subsequently mentioned in Sherlock Holmes novels. Meet the Hallamshire Historians at the junction of Staniforth Road and Prince of Wales Road (S9 5HP).
Contact Francesca Withers
Phone No. 07837 025801
Email francesca.withers [at]
Type of Event Guided Walk
Primary Focus General Interest
Wheelchair/Pushchair Accessible No
Suitable for Families Yes