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Vowchurch, Herefordshire

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Vowchurch, Herefordshire

Vowchurch is a village and civil parish in Herefordshire, England, situated in the Golden Valley, on the River Dore. The village is about 10 miles southwest of Hereford. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 163. The parish church, St Bartholomew, serves a large ecclesiastical parish.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3636
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01981

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

Vowchurch, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Herefordshire, 4½ miles SE. of Dorstone and 6 NW. of Pontrilas, 2690 ac., pop. 325; P.O.; there is an ancient camp.

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