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Dilwyn, Herefordshire

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Dilwyn, Herefordshire

Dilwyn is a village in Herefordshire, England located about 18 km from the city of Hereford and 9 km from its nearest town, Leominster. It is situated on the northern edge of a broad valley that stretches from the River Wye through to Leominster. Running through the valley, south of the village, is the Stretford Brook whilst to the north are the rivers Arrow and Lugg.
Post townHEREFORD
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO4154
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01544
Population758
 

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

Dilwin

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

Dilwyn, par. and vil., Herefordshire, 5½ miles SW. of Leominster, 6067 ac., pop. 1046; P.O.; contains the hamlets of Dilwyn Church and Dilwyn Sollars.

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