Wormsley  Herefordshire


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

WORMSLEY, a parish in Weobly district, Hereford; 2½ miles N by E of Bishop stone r. station, and 3 SE of Weobly. Post town, Weobly, Herefordshire. Acres, 1,233. Real property, £1,181. Pop., 121. Houses, 20. The manor belongs to Sir W. R. Boughton, Bart. An Augustinian priory was founded here by G. Talbot, in the time of King John. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, not reported. Patron, Sir W. R. Boughton, Bart. The church is tolerable.

Wormsley through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th January 2022

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