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Monnington on Wye, Herefordshire

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Monnington on Wye, Herefordshire

Monnington on Wye is a village in western Herefordshire, England, located between Hereford and Hay-on-Wye. It is joined with Brobury for civil parish purposes. Monnington is regarded as the possible location of Owain Glynd┼Árs death, and also his place of burial.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3743
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

Other names by which Monnington on Wye, Herefordshire has been known in the past

Monnington Upon Wye

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

Monnington-upon-Wye, par. and vil., Herefordshire, on river Wye, 3 miles SW. of Moorhampton sta. and 5½ miles SW. of Weobly, 1011 ac., pop. 89; Monnington Court, a fine old building, said to be the place where Owen Glendower died, is now a farmhouse.

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