"WELLINGTON, a parish in the hundred of GIRMSWORTH, county of HEREFORD, 5 miles (N.) from Hereford, containing 672 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £6.13.4., endowed with £200 private benefaction, and £200 royal bounty, and in the patronage of the Prebendary of Wellington in the Cathedral Church of Hereford. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Transcription of section of E C Lascelles Directory of Herefordshire for Wellington in 1851, by Richard Lane.
- Transcription of sections of Kelly's Directory of Herefordshire for Wellington in 1856, 1858, by Richard Lane.
- Transcription of sections of Kelly's Directory of Herefordshire for Wellington in 1879, 1905, 1913, 1929, by Richard Lane.
- The transcription of the section for Wellington from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.
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You can see the administrative areas in which Wellington has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO493483 (Lat/Lon: 52.130538, -2.741518), Wellington which are provided by:
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- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- A list of Wellington Vicars (1270-1996), taken from a board inside the Church.