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Doddenham, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Doddenham, a parish in Worcestershire, on the river Teme, adjacent to Herefordshire, 1 mile NE of Knightwick station on the Worcester and Bromyard branch of the G.W.R., and 8 W of Worcester. There is a post and money order office at Knightsford Bridge under Worcester; telegraph office, Suckley railway station. Acreage, 912; population, 223. Knightsford Bridge, of two arches, crosses the Teme here. The living is a chapelry, annexed to the rectory of Knightwick, in the diocese of Worcester. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Worcester. The church, situated at Knightsford Bridge, was erected in 1855.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWorcestershire 
Ecclesiastical parishDoddenham St. Andrew 
Poor Law unionMartley 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Doddenham from the following:

Land and Property

The full transcript of the Worcestershire section of the Return of Owners of Land, 1873.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Worcestershire 1569 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictMalvern Hills
RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtWR6
Post TownWorcester