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Lingen, Herefordshire

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Lingen, Herefordshire

The village of Lingen lies in the wooded hills of Herefordshire, England in the Welsh Marches near to the border with Wales and close to the village of Wigmore. Situated in the north-west corner of the county, Lingen parish includes the hamlets of Deerfold, Limebrook, Birtley and Willey. It lies on the Limebrook which runs into the River Lugg south of the village. It lies at a height of between 145 and 283 metres above sea level.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3667
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 code01544
Population164 (2001)

Other names by which Lingen, Herefordshire has been known in the past


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

Lingen, par. and vil., Herefordshire, in NW. of co., 4 miles NE. of Presteigne, 2283 ac., pop. 293.

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