Dulas, a parish in Herefordshire, on an affluent of the river Monnow, 2¼ miles NW of Pontrilas station on the G.W.R., 3 SW of Abbeydore, and 12 SW of Hereford, Post town, Hereford; money order office, Ewyas Harald; telegraph office, Pontrilas. Acreage, 869; population, 83. Dulas Court, the seat of the Fielden family, is the chief residence. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford; gross value, n£35. The church was rebuilt in 1869.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Dulas St. Michael|
|Poor Law union||Dore|
|Registration district||Dore||1837 - 1838|
|Registration district||Hereford||1838 - 1974|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Dulas from 1837 to 1838 you should search for the Dore Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Dulas from 1838 to 1974 you should search for the Hereford Registration District.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Dulas from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Dulas (St. Michael))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Herefordshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Dulas are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Herefordshire newspapers online: