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Ullingswick, Herefordshire

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Ullingswick, Herefordshire

Ullingswick is a small village in Herefordshire, England located about 6 miles south west of Bromyard, 9 miles north east of Hereford and 10 miles south east of Leominster . It is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Ullingwic. The name may derive from "Ulla's Wick", where wick or wich is an Anglo-Saxon corruption of the Roman vicus meaning a place with significance, and often specifically a salt-work.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO5949
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Ullingwic

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

Ullingswick, par. and vil., Herefordshire, 5 miles SW. of Bromyard, 1245 ac., pop. 293.

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