Upper and Lower Bullinghope is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Herefordshire, created in 1747 from Bullingham chapelry and part of Hereford All Saints Ecclesiastical Parish.
Other places in the parish include: Grafton.
Status: Ecclesiastical Parish
- Lower Bullingham
- Lower Bullinghope
- Over Bullinghope
- Upper Bullingham
- Upper and Lower Bullinghope with Grafton
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1682
- Bishop’s Transcripts: None
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist
- Hampton Bishop
- Hereford the Vineyard
- Hereford St Martin
- Hereford St John the Baptist
- Hereford St Owen
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
BULLINGHAM (Upper), or Bullinghope, a parish in the county and district of Hereford; on the river Wye, 2 miles S of Hereford. Post Town, Hereford. Acres, 698. Real property, £1,361. Pop., 83. Houses, 19. The property is all in one estate The parish is ecclesiastically united with Lower Bullingham and Grafton townships. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £300. Patron, the Bishop of Hereford. The church is modern.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845
Bullingham, a parish, in the hundred of Webtree, union and county of Hereford, 2 miles (S.) from Hereford; containing 412 inhabitants, of whom 129 are in Upper, and 283 in Lower, Bullingham. This parish comprises 1679 acres by measurement, of which 705 are in Upper, and 974 in Lower, Bullingham; it is bounded on the north by the river Wye, and is intersected by the road from Hereford to Ross. It constitutes the prebend of Over Bullinghope, in the Cathedral of Hereford, valued in the King's books at £17. 18. 1½., and in the patronage of the Bishop. The living is a perpetual curacy; net income, £109; patron, the Prebendary; appropriators, Dean and Chapter. The church was enlarged some years since.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.
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Bullingham (Lower) Cassey Directory of Herefordshire 1858
Lower Bullingham Herefordshire 1914
Upper Bullingham Herefordshire 1914
Civil Registration District: Hereford
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of Upper Bullinghope or Upper Bullingham
Rural Deanery: Hereford
Poor Law Union: Hereford