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Llanwarne, Herefordshire

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Llanwarne, Herefordshire

Llanwarne is a village in Herefordshire, England. It is approximately six miles north-west of Ross-on-Wye, near Harewood End and Pencoyd. Llanwarne means The church by the swamp/marsh or alders, according to the Oxford Dictionary of English Place-Names. The village's attractions, other than its scenic beauty, include the ruined Church of St. John, the Baptist. It was abandoned in 1864 due to constant flooding from the brook, the Gamber. The chancel and nave of St.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5028
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Ladgvern

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

Llanwarne, par., Herefordshire, in S. of co., 6½ m. NW. of Ross, 2469 ac., pop. 374; P.O.

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