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Clodock, Herefordshire

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Clodock, Herefordshire

Clodock is a village in the west of Herefordshire, England. It lies on the River Monnow in the foothills of the Black Mountains, close to the border with Wales. The village is in the civil parish of Longtown. Before 1536 Clodock was in the marcher lordship of Ewyas. Until 1866 it was a large parish (until 1852 in the diocese of St. David's), which included the chapelries of Craswall, Llanveynoe, Longtown and Newton.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3227
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

Clodock, Herefordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Clodock, par. and vil., in co. and 13½ miles SW. of Hereford, 17,833 ac., pop. 1458. The vil. is on W. border of co. under the Black Mountains.

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