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Croft, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Croft, a parish in Herefordshire, on the river Lugg, 3¼miles NW by W of Berrington and Eye station on the Shrewsbury and Hereford Joint (L. & N.W. and G.W.) railway, and 53- NW of Leominster. It includes the township of Newton, which is 8 miles S of Croft, and its post town is Kingsland

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyHerefordshire 
Ecclesiastical parishCroft St. Michael 
HundredWolphy 
Poor Law unionLeominster 

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 Croft from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Herefordshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Croft are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Herefordshire newspapers online:

CountyHerefordshire

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