HOPE BOWDLER: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1824.

"HOPE BOWDLER, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Munslow, a rectory, in the diocese of Hereford, the deanery of Clun, and archdeaconry of Salop. 28 houses, 179 inhabitants. 1½ mile south-east of Church Stretton."

" CHELMICK, a township in the parish of Hope Bowdler, and in the upper division of the hundred of Munslow. 2 miles south- east of Church Stretton."

" RAGDON, a township in the parish of Hope Bowdler, and in the upper division of the hundred of Munslow. 1½ mile south of Church Stretton."

[Transcribed information from A Gazetteer of Shropshire - T Gregory - 1824](unless otherwise stated)

[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie ©2015]