"UPTON (BISHOP'S), a parish in the hundred of GREYTREE, county of HEREFORD, 4 miles (N. E. by E.) from Ross, containing 613 inhabitants. The living is a vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £8. 17. 6., endowed with £300. private benefaction, and in the patronage of the Dean and Chapter of Hereford. The church is dedicated to St John the Baptist, Here is a charity school." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
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