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Dormington, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Dormington, a village and a parish in Herefordshire. The village stands near the river Frome, 2 miles SE of Withington station on the G.W.R., and 5 E of Hereford. The parish includes also the chapelry of Bartestree. Post town, Hereford; money order office, Hereford; telegraph office, Withington station. Acreage, 1398; population of the civil parish, 96; of the ecclesiastical, which includes Bartestree, 341. The living is a vicarage, united with the perpetual curacy of Bartestree, in the diocese of Hereford; net value, £189 with residence. The church is ancient, with a spire, and was restored in 1876.

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.

Registration districtHereford1837 - 1974

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

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

For births, marriages, and deaths in Dormington from 1837 to 1974 you should search for the Hereford Registration District.

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Dormington 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:

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtHR1
Post TownHereford