"BISHOPSTONE, a parish in the hundred of GRIMSWORTH, county of HEREFORD, 7 miles (W. N. W.) front Hereford, containing 270 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, with the vicarage of Yazor annexed, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £7- 7 - 6., and in the patronage of Sir Uvedale Price, Bart. The church is dedicated to St. Lawrence." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
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