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Amberley, Herefordshire

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Amberley, Herefordshire

Amberley is a settlement in Herefordshire, England. Recorded in the Domesday Book, it was in the hundred of Tornelaus. In the National Gazetteer of Britain and Ireland of 1868, it was listed as in the hundred of Broxash, about 2 miles east from the village church of Marden. Amberley has a chapel built between the 12th and 14th century, restored in 1865.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5447
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

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


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

Amberley, township, Marden par., in co. and 6½ miles NE. of Hereford, 377 ac., pop. 34.

Amberley, Herefordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

AMBERLEY, a chapelry, in the parish of Marden, hundred of Broxash, union and county of Hereford, 5¾ miles (N. N. E.) from Hereford; containing 32 inhabitants, and comprising 378 acres.

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