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Little Cowarne, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Cowarne, Little, a village and a parish in Herefordshire, 4¼ miles SW of Bromyard, and 6 E of Dinmore station on the Shrewsbury and Hereford (L. & N.W.R. and G.W.R.) railway. Post town, Pencombe, Worcester. Acreage, 693; population, 160. The living is a rectory, annexed to the vicarage of Ullingswick, in the diocese of Hereford; value, £98 with residence. The church is Norman, and was restored in 1870.

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 
Poor Law unionBromyard 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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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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RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtHR7
Post TownBromyard