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Shobdon, Herefordshire

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Shobdon, Herefordshire

Shobdon is a small village in Herefordshire, England situated north of Hereford and west of Leominster. It is also only 2 miles north of the Mortimer's Cross. According to the 2001 Census, the population of the parish of Shobdon was 769, consisting of 386 males and 383 females.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3961
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01568

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


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

Shobdon, par. and vil., in NW. of Herefordshire - par., 3337 ac., pop. 379; vil., 7 m. NW. of Leominster; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Shobdon Court, seat.

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