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Yarpole, Herefordshire

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Yarpole, Herefordshire

Yarpole is a small village and civil parish in rural north Herefordshire, England located between Leominster and Ludlow, Shropshire. The parish includes the hamlets of Bircher, located northeast of the village, and Bicton located south of the village. St Leonard's church chancel was restored by Sir George Gilbert Scott in 1864. The church has a separate bell tower.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO4764
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Iarpole ~ Iarpol

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

Yarpole, par. and vil., Herefordshire, 5 miles NW. of Leominster, 2523 ac., pop. 603; P.O.

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