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Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

Summary
Catch a unique glimpse of life at home and at work at a scythe and steelworks dating back to the 18th century.


Description

Part of Sheffield Museums, Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet is a unique eighteenth century industrial works. Catch a glimpse of life at home and at work at a rural scythe and steelworks dating back to the 1700s.

Abbeydale Works was once a producer of agricultural tools and the largest water-powered industrial site on the River Sheaf. It is now a group of Grade I and Grade II listed buildings and a Scheduled Ancient Monument. See the Manager's House and Worker's Cottage, waterwheels, workshops, tilt hammers, a grinding hull, steam engine and the last complete surviving crucible steel furnace in the UK.


Who to contact

Telephone
0114 272 2106
E-mail
info@sheffieldmuseums.org.uk
Website
www.simt.co.uk
Related Links
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Where to go

Name
Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet
Address
Abbeydale Road South
Sheffield
Postcode
S7 2QW

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Sat 10am–5pm and Sun 11am–5pm. Also open Thu-Sun during Sheffield school holidays: Thu-Sat 10am-5pm Sun 11am-5pm

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Yes

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
FREE

Last Updated
17/08/2021
Keywords
AIH, Halls and houses, Art Gallery, S7
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