- Shoesmith, Ron - The Civil War in Hereford. Published by
the Logaston Press, 1995, 166p. £8.95. (p/b)
Chapters are on 1: Hereford - from its origins to the 17th century;
2: Build-up to the War; 3: Hereford takes action;
4: The attack by the Earl of Stamford 30 September, 1642;
5: The assault by Sir William Waller 25 April, 1643; 6: After the Surrender;
7: The Scots army arrives 30 July till 1 September, 1645 ; 8: After the Seige;
9: 'A new tricke to take townes' December, 1645;
10: Hereford and Colonel John Birch; 11: Damage and Destruction.
- Roberts, Graham - The Shaping of Modern Hereford. Published by
the Logaston Press, 2001, 230p. £12.95. (p/b)
Chapters are on 1: Setting the Scene; 2: Commerce;
3: Transport; 4: Industry and Skills; 5: Hygiene and Healthcare;
6: Housing and Town Planning; 7: Public Institutions and Social Development;
8: Leisure and Recreation; 9: New Horizons.
In addition there is a
Chronology of Notable Events, beginning in AD 75, when the Romans established the
settlement known as 'Magnis'.
- The parish of Hereford St Martin "Included townships of Grafton and
Lower Bullingham until 1866.
Includes Blackmarstone and Putson. The church was destroyed in
1645 and not rebuilt until 1845. During this time it was annexed
to HEREFORD, ALL SAINTS but many entries, especially for Lower
Bullingham and Grafton are in the registers of BULLINGHAM, q.v."
(Ref: The Parish Registers of Herefordshire, J Harnden, 1987, ISBN 0 95123 47 0 6)
- All Saints (1669)
- Cathedral (St Ethelbert) (1813)
- Holy Trinity (1885)
- St James (1870)
- St John the Baptist (1604)
- St Martin (1559)
- St Nicholas (1556)
- St Owen (1626)
- St Peter (1556)
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