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Yazor, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Yazor, a parish in Herefordshire, 1½ mile ESE of Moorhampton station on the Hereford, Hay, and Brecon section of the M.R., and 8 miles NW of Hereford. Post town, Hereford; money order and telegraph office, Weobley. Acreage, 2063; population of the civil parish, 215; of the ecclesiastical, with Mansell Lacy, 432. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford; net value, £118. The church was rebuilt in 1855.

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 parishYazor St. John the Baptist 
Poor Law unionWeobley 

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 Yazor 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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RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtHR4
Post TownHereford