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Weston Beggard

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"WESTON-BEGGARD, a parish in the hundred of RADLOW, county of HEREFORD, 5 miles (E.) from Hereford, containing 270 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £5. 15. 3., endowed with £200 royal bounty, and in the patronage of the Dean and Chapter of Hereford. The church, dedicated to All Saints, has lately received an addition of seventy-six sittings, of which seventy-one are free, the Incorporated Society for the enlargement of churches and chapels having granted £45 towards defraying the expense. There is a place of worship for Wesleyan Methodists."  [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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  • Transcription of section of Post Office Directory of Herefordshire for Weston Beggard in 1863, by Barbara Haner.
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