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Yarkhill, Herefordshire

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Yarkhill, Herefordshire

Yarkhill is a village in Herefordshire, England located about 9 miles from both Hereford and Ledbury. The village is Anglo-Saxon in origin and is a much dispersed parish, with no definable nucleus, of approximately 145 homes spread over some 8 square miles, comprising about 300 people. It borders the villages of Ashperton, Stoke Edith, Stretton Grandison, Tarrington and Weston Beggard.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO6042
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Achel

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

Yarkhill, par. and vil., Herefordshire, 1 mile NE. of Stoke Edith sta., and 7 miles NW. of Ledbury, 1666 ac., pop. 443.

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