Rotherwas  Herefordshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Rotherwas like this:

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.

Additional information about this locality is available for Dinedor

Rotherwas through time

Rotherwas is now part of Herefordshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Herefordshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Rotherwas itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Rotherwas in Herefordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 03rd December 2021

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