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Wormbridge, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Wormbridge, a parish in Herefordshire, 1 mile SW of St Devereux station on the G.W.R., and 8½ miles SW of Hereford. It has a post office under Tram Inn (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Poutrilas. Acreage, 732; population, 86. The living is annexed to the rectory of St Devereux, in the diocese of Hereford. The church is Norman.

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 parishWormbridge St. Thomas the Apostle 
HundredWebtree 
Poor Law unionDore 
Registration districtDore1837 - 1838
Registration districtHereford1838 - 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 Wormbridge from 1837 to 1838 you should search for the Dore Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Wormbridge from 1838 to 1974 you should search for the Hereford Registration District.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wormbridge from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Wormbridge 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:

CountyHerefordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtHR2
Post TownHereford