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Goodrich, Herefordshire

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Goodrich, Herefordshire

Goodrich is a village, in south Herefordshire, England which is very close to Gloucestershire and the Forest of Dean situated near the River Wye at grid reference SO574193 and is famous for its old red sandstone Norman and medieval castle.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5719
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Coderick ~ Goderich ~ Goodridge

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

Goodrich, par., S. Herefordshire, on river Wye, 4 miles SW. of Ross, 2421 ac., pop. 743; P.O.; has ruins of Goodrich Castle (12th century); the seat of Goodrich Court is noted for its collection of ancient armour.

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