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Preston on Wye, Herefordshire

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Preston on Wye, Herefordshire

Preston on Wye is a village and civil parish in Herefordshire, England. It is situated near the River Wye, about 9 miles west of Hereford. Nearby places are Monnington on Wye, Lulham and Moccas. This idyllic country village has a very strong community that often holds many village events. These range from plays to medieval banquets by the local drama group The POW Players.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3842
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Preston Upon Wye

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

Preston upon Wye, par. and vil., Herefordshire - par., 1379 ac., pop. 227; vil., 6½ m. S. of Weobly; P.O.

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