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Colwall, Herefordshire

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Colwall, Herefordshire

Colwall is a village and civil parish in Herefordshire, England on the border with Worcestershire, nestling into the side of the Malvern Hills. Areas of the village are known as Colwall Stone, Upper Colwall and Colwall Green along over a mile of the B4218 road. A feature of Colwall is the view of the Iron Age British Camp, which forms part of the Malvern Hills.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO7342
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population2,433 (2001)

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

Colwal ~ Colwell ~ Colewelle

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

Colwall, par. and vil. with ry. sta., SE. Herefordshire, 3½ miles NE. of Ledbury, 3771 ac., pop. 1438; P.O. at Colwall Green, and school at Colwall Hill.

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