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Much Birch

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"BIRCH (MUCH), a parish in the upper division of the hundred of WORMELOW, county of HEREFORD, 6 miles (S. by W.) from Hereford, containing 353 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Much Dewchurch, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, endowed with £600 royal bounty. The church is dedicated to St. Mary. Wormelow, from which the hundred takes its name, is within this parish." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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