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Weston Beggard, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Weston Beggard, a parish, with a village, in Herefordshire, 2 miles W by S of Stoke Edith station on the G.W.R., and 5¼ E by N of Hereford. Post town, Hereford; money order office, Tarrington; telegraph office, Bartistree. Acreage, 925; population, 314. There is a parish council of five members and a chairman. Bricks, tiles, and drainpipes are manufactured. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford; net value, £119 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Hereford. The church is ancient, and was restored in 1881.

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 parishWeston-Beggard All Saints 
HundredRadlow 
Poor Law unionHereford 
Registration districtHereford1837 - 1974

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Weston Beggard from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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

CountyHerefordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtHR1
Post TownHereford

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