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Byford, Herefordshire

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Byford, Herefordshire

Byford is a village and civil parish on the River Wye in Herefordshire, England, about 11 km west of Hereford. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 119. Offa's Dyke runs along Garnons Hill to the north of the village.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3942
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Buiford

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

Byford, par., on river Wey, in mid. of co. and 7½ m. NW. of Hereford, 903 ac., pop. 214; Offa's Dyke passes through the par., crossing the Hereford turnpike road.

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