"HOPTON CANGEFORD, (or Hopton in the Hole), a parish in the lower division of the hundred of Munslow, county Salop, 4 miles N.E. of Ludlow, its post town. It is a small village, consisting of only a few farmhouses. The living is a perpetual curacy* in the diocese of Hereford, value £90. The church is a brick edifice of recent construction, and contains three bells."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]
- A transcript of the HoptonCangeford parish entries from Samuel Lewis's 1831 Topographical Dictionary of England,
- A transcript of the HoptonCangeford parish entries from Gregory's 1824 Gazetteer of Shropshire,
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