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Welsh Bicknor, Gloucestershire

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Welsh Bicknor, Gloucestershire

Welsh Bicknor (Welsh: Llangystennin Garth Brenni) is an area of Herefordshire, England. Despite its name, it is not now in Wales, but it was historically a detached parish of the county of Monmouthshire.
Post townROSS-ON-WYE
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyHerefds, pre-1844 in det pt of Mons
OS GridSO5917
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01594
 

Other names by which Welsh Bicknor, Gloucestershire has been known in the past

Bicknor ~ Bicknor Welsh ~ Welsh Bickner

Welsh Bicknor, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Welsh Bicknor, par., Herefordshire, in S. of co., 4½ miles S. of Ross, 8502 ac., pop. 99; was formerly a detached part of Monmouthshire.

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