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Burghill

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"BURGHILL, a parish in the hundred of GRIMSWORTH, county of HEREFORD, 4 miles (N. W. by N.) from Hereford, containing, with the township of Tillington, 823 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £6. 18. 2., endowed with £ 200 private benefaction, £ 600 royal bounty, and £ 1200 parliamentary grant, and in the patronage of B. Biddulph, Esq. The church is dedicated to St. Mary." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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Directories

  • Transcription of sections of Kelly's Directory of Herefordshire for Burghill in 1858, by Richard Lane.
  • Transcription of sections of Kelly's Directory of Herefordshire for Burghill in 1879, 1929, by Richard Lane.
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