Wacton  Herefordshire


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

WACTON, a parish in Bromyard district, Hereford; 7½ miles E by S of Leominster r. station. Post town, Bromyard, under Worcester. Acres, 1,002. Real property, £1,053. Pop., 123. Houses, 25. The manor belongs to the Earl of Somerset. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £75. Patron, the Bishop of H.

Wacton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 09th December 2021

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