"STRETFORD, a parish in the hundred of STRETFORD, county of HEREFORD, 4 miles (S. W. by W.) from Leominster, containing 48 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £6. 19.8., endowed with £200 royal bounty, and in the patronage of the Representatives of the late John Morris, Esq. The church is dedicated to St. Peter." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
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