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AND
STATISTICAL DESCRIPTIO

OF THE

COUNTY OF HEREFORD.

Extent,

Containing an Account of its
Situation,
Minerals,

Agriculture,
Fisheries,

Markets,
Towns,

Manufactures, Curiosities,
Roads,
Commerce,

Antiquities,
Rivers,
Fairs,

Natural History,
Civil and Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions, &c.

To which is prefired,
A COPIOUS TRAVELLING GUIDE: .

Exhibiting,
The Direct and principal Cross Roads,
Inns and Distance of Stages,
Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats.

Forming •
COMPLETE COUNTY ITINERARY,

Also,
A LIST OF THE FAIRS ;

And an Index Table,
Shewing, at One View, the Distances of all the Towns

from London, and from each other.

BY GEORGE ALEXANDER COOKE,
Editor of the Universal System of Geography.

Illustrated with
· A MAP OF THE COUNTY.

London:
Printed for C. COOKE, No. 17, Paternoster Row,
by Brimmer and Co. Water Lane, Fleet Street,
And sold by all the Booksellers in

the United Kingdom.

INDEX OF COMPUTED DISTANCES FROM TOWN TO TOWN,

In the Coxnty of Hereford.
The names of the respective Towns are on the top and side, and the square where

both meet gives the distance.
Bromyard, .. Distant from London, . Miles. 125

| Hereford, .. | 14 | Hereford,

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Leominster, .111.| 13 | 21 | 24 | Leominster, ..... 137
Pembridge, . | 19 | 15 | 6 | 29 | 7 | Pembridge, ... 150
Ross, . . . . 26

26 | 14 | 33 | 13 27 | 29 | Ross, iii. 124
Woolv, ii 119 118 1 27 | | 5 | 25 | Weobly, 147

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Shropshire on the in length from north
north

to south about 38 miles.
On the east by Wor. In breadth fiom east
cestershire, and Glou to west about 35.
cestershire,

In circumfere ce
On the south by | 108 mles.
Monmouthshire.

| 11 Hundreds, 18 Members, The principal produce of

this county is apples.
1 City,

The manufactures (exclu.
2Borough towns | 2 for the county, sive of making cyder) are

principally confined to he
5 Marker towns, 2 for the city of weaving of coarse woollen

Hereford, cloth, and making hats and
221 Parishes,

gloves, the latter of which
2 for Leominster, is, however, on the decline.
About 800,000
Acres,

And 2 for Weo

bly.
17,944 Houses,
89,191 Inhabit.

ants,

And on the west
by Brecknockshire, and
Radnorshire.

Herefordshire is in the province of Canterbury, and diocese of Hereford.

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