Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for ROTHERAS, or Rotherwas

ROTHERAS, or Rotherwas, a quondam chapelry in Dinedor parish, Herefordshire; on the river Wye, 2 miles E S E of Hereford. Its church became part of afarm's buildings. R. House belonged, in the time of James I., to Sir Roger Bodenham; is said to have thengiven lodging for a night to the king; and belongs now toT. Bodenham, Esq.


(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a quondam chapelry"   (ADL Feature Type: "residential sites")
Administrative units: Dinedor CP/AP       Herefordshire AncC
Place names: ROTHERAS     |     ROTHERAS OR ROTHERWAS     |     ROTHERWAS
Place: Rotherwas

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