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Hentland, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Hentland, a parish in Herefordshire, on the river Wye, 4 miles NW of Ross. It contains the village of Hoarwithy, and the hamlets of Although, Rynastone, Treaddow, and Treyseck. There is a post, money order, and telegraph office at Hoarwithy, under Ross. Acreage, 2647; population of the civil parish, 550; of the ecclesiastical, 564. Rynastone House is the chief residence. The living is a vicarage, united with the chapelry of Hoarwithy, in the diocese of Hereford; gross value, -£152. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Hereford. The church is Late Decorated English, with an embattled tower. There are a chapel of ease at Hoarwithy, and a Congregational chapel.

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 CountyHerefordshire 
Ecclesiastical parishHentland St. Dubritius 
Poor Law unionRoss 

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 Hentland from the following:

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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