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Pontrilas is a village in south Herefordshire, England, half a mile from the border with Wales. It is in the parish of Kentchurch and lies midway between Hereford and Abergavenny. The village name means 'bridge over three rivers', as the River Dore, Dulas brook and another smaller stream meet there. The main A465 road skirts the west of the village. The neighbouring villages include; Ewyas Harold, Llangua, Dulas, Wormbridge, Kilpeck, Bagwyllydiart, Abbey Dore and Howton.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||West Mercia|
Pontrilas, Herefordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Pontrilas, ry. sta., in co. and 11 miles SW. of Hereford; P.O., T.O.; Pontrilas Court, seat, is in vicinity.
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