Richmond Ward, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Richmond Ward contains Richmond District, which is a suburb of the English city of Sheffield. Richmond ward has a population of under 18,000, and forms part of the Sheffield Heeley constituency.
A Brief History
Richmond began as a small group of cottages and a farm, called Richmond Hall which was built in 1668, and demolished after almost 300 years, in 1966. There is now a housing estate on the site, which was built after the demolition of Richmond Hall Farm.
Last updated 26/06/2015
The History of Richmond: