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Ganarew, Herefordshire

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Ganarew, Herefordshire

Ganarew is a village and small civil parish in south Herefordshire, England near the River Wye and the border with Wales. The village is located 1 km southwest of the village of Whitchurch on the main A40 road, and lies within the electoral ward of Kerne Bridge. The village is about 2 miles from Monmouth and 8 miles from Ross-on-Wye. It contains the Church of St Swithin and Ganarew Manor.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5216
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

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

Ganarew, par. and hamlet, on S. border of Herefordshire, 3 miles NE. of Monmouth, 835 ac., pop. 174.

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