Place:Wincobank, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameWincobank
TypeVillage, Suburb
Coordinates53.412°N 1.432°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
South Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoEcclesfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandcivil parish of which it is a part
Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandcity of which it was a part until 1974
Sheffield (metropolitan borough), South Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Wincobank is a suburb of Sheffield Metropolitan Area, located in the north-east of the city in the Shiregreen and Brightside ward, overlooking the nearby Meadowhall shopping centre and the Tinsley Viaduct.

Prior to 1974 Wincobank was within the West Riding of Yorkshire and formed part of the Ecclesfield ecclesiastical and civil parish.

More information about the area in the 19th century can be found in the transcription from Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72 reproduced under Ecclesfield.

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