Adforton

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St Andrew's Church

Adforton is a small village and civil parish in north Herefordshire, England.

It has a church which doubles as a community hall. It is situated on the A4110 main road approximately 22 miles (35 km) north of Hereford. Adforton is a small residential area located in the West of England in north Herefordshire. The area is located north of Wigmore, close to the Wales border, and is surrounded by agricultural fields.

In 1870-72, Adforton was described as

"a township with Stanway, Paytoe, and Grange, in the parish of Leintwardine, in Hereford 2 miles north west of Wigmore with a population of 250 people and 57 houses within the area,"[1] by John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales.

It had a population of 128 according to the 2011 census.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilson, John Marius (1870). Gazetteer of England and Wales. London: A. Fullerton & Co. Retrieved 5 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Adforton. "Key figures for 2011 census: Key statistics". www.neighbourhoodstatistics.gov.uk. Office for national statistics. Retrieved 2015-01-27. 

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Coordinates: 52°20′02″N 2°52′45″W / 52.33381°N 2.87903°W / 52.33381; -2.87903