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Hampton Bishop, Herefordshire

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Hampton Bishop, Herefordshire

Hampton Bishop is a village and civil parish south-east of Hereford, in Herefordshire, England. The village itself is on a wedge between the River Wye and the River Lugg, and is also not far from where the River Frome meets the Lugg. A pair of European Bee-eaters made a nesting attempt here in 2005. The local pub, the "Bunch of Carrots", is located in the centre of the village on the B4224 next to a meander in the River Wye.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5538
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Hampton Bishop, par. and township, in co. and 3 miles SE. of Hereford -- par., 2845 ac., pop. 1281; township, pop. 264; P.O.

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