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Herefordshire Beacon, Herefordshire

Historical Description

Herefordshire Beacon, a chief summit of the Malvern Hills, at the boundary between Herefordshire and Worcestershire, 4 miles NE of Ledbm'y. It has an ancient British fort, very strong, with many defences, and measuring at the top 180 feet by 120. It is 1444 feet high, and commands a very extensive and beautiful view.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Herefordshire Beacon are available from a number of sites: