Status: Ancient Parish
Alternative names: Monnington upon Wye
Parish church: St. Mary
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1684
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1660
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
MONNINGTON-UPON-WYE, a parish in Weobly district, Hereford; on the river Wye, 3 miles SSW of Moorhampton r. station, and 5¾ SSW of Weobly. Post-town, Bishopstone, under Hereford. Acres, 1,011. Real property, £1,355. Pop., 102. Houses, 18. The property is divided among a few. The manor belonged once to a son-in-law of Owen Glendower, and belongs now to Sir V. Cornewall, Bart. Monnington Court is supposed to have been the death-place of Owen Glendower, and is now a farm-house. There is a long avenue called Monnington Walk. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £205. Patron, Sir V. Cornewall, Bart. The church is ancient but good, and has a tower.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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Monnington Herefordshire 1914
Inns Jas., farmer, The Court.
Pantall Wm., sen., farmer, Monnington house.
Woodroffe Rev. J. N. b., Rectory.
Source: The Hereford Journal Directory 1914. Second Issue. Hereford: The Herefordshire Press & Printing Co., Ltd., Offa House.
Civil Registration District: Weobley
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
Rural Deanery: Weobley
Poor Law Union: Weobley