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Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire

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Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire

Ewyas Harold is a village and civil parish in the Golden Valley in Herefordshire, England, near to the Welsh border with present day Monmouthshire and about half way between the towns of Abergavenny and Hereford. It lies on the Dulas brook, and is contiguous with the neighbouring village of Pontrilas. The village is named after Harold, son of Ralph the Timid earl of Hereford, and great-grandson of King Æthelred the Unready.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3828
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Ewias ~ Ewias Harold ~ Ewyas ~ Harold Ewias ~ Map Harald

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

Ewyas Harold, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Pontrilas), in co. and 11½ m. SW. of Hereford, 1838 ac., pop. 543; P.O.

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