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Withington

"WITHINGTON, a parish in the hundred of BROXASH, county of HEREFORD, 4 miles (E. N. E.) from Hereford, containing, with the chapelry of Preston- Wynne, 806 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, with the perpetual curacy of Preston-Wynne annexed, in the peculiar jurisdiction and patronage of the Dean of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £5.1., and endowed with £200 private benefaction, and £200. royal bounty. The church is dedicated to St. Peter, There is a place of worship for Baptists."  [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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Directories

  • Transcription of section of E C Lascelles Directory of Herefordshire for Withington in 1851, by Richard Lane.

     

  • Transcription of sections of Kelly's Directory of Herefordshire for Withington in 1856, by Richard Lane.

     

  • Transcription of sections of Trade [Kelly's?] Directory of Herefordshire for Withington in 1858, by Richard Lane.

     

  • Transcription of sections of Trade [Kelly's?] Directory of Herefordshire for Withington in 1879, 1905, 1913, 1929, by Richard Lane.

 

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