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Cradley, Herefordshire

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Cradley, Herefordshire

Cradley is the largest village in Herefordshire, England. The nearest towns are Ledbury, 9 miles to the south, and Bromyard, 9 miles to the north west, in Herefordshire and Malvern, Worcestershire, 4 miles to the south east on the other side of the Malvern Hills. Cradley has a village shop/ post office, a butcher and a doctors' surgery. Cradley is the largest Parish in Herefordshire (incorporating Storridge).
Post townWorcester
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO7347
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

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

Cradley East and West ~ Credelaie

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

Cradley.-- par., NE. Herefordshire, 3 miles N. of Colwall ry. sta., 5966 ac., pop. 1746; P.O.; contains hamlets of East and West Cradley.

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