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Brockhampton  Herefordshire

 

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

BROCKHAMPTON, a township or a parish, and a subdistrict, in Bromyard district, Hereford. The township lies 2 miles NE of Bromyard, and 9 NNW of Malvern Link r. station; is sometimes called Norton-with-Brockhampton; and has been regarded variously as a township-chapelry of Bromyard parish and as itself a separate parish. ...


Post Town, Bromyard, under Worcester. Acres, 1,410. Pop., 623. Houses, 129. The place contains several good residences suburban to Bromyard. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Bromyard, in the diocese of Hereford.-The subdistrict contains part of two parishes, eleven entire parishes, two of them electorally in Worcester, and an extra-parochial tract. Acres, 21,812. Pop., 3,716. Houses, 761.

Brockhampton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/2966

Date accessed: 16th August 2022


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