Tugford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Shropshire.

Other places in the parish include: Baughcott.

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1787
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1638

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Tugford

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TUGFORD, a parish in Ludlow district, Salop; 8½ miles NNE of Ludlow r. station. Post town, Ludlow. Acres, 1,320. Real property, £1,828. Pop., 119. Houses, 25. The manor belongs to Pemberton, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford. Value, not reported. Patron, the Bishop of H. The church is good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Tugford, co. Salop.
P. T. Ludlow (142) 11 m. NNE. Pop. 186.
A parish in the hundred of Munslow; living a dis. rectory in the archdeaconry of Salop and diocese of Hereford; valued in K. B. 4l. 13s. 4d.; ann. val. P. R. 124l. 16s.; church ded. to St. Catherine; patron, the Bishop of Hereford.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. III; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.

Parish Records

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Poll Books

Tugford, Shropshire, Poll Book 1865

Below are the names of those that voted in the election of July 1865 between Col. The Hon. P. E. Herbert, Sir Baldwin Leighton, Bart., and R. Jasper More, Esq.
Poll Book of the Election, July 1865 for the Southern Division of Shropshire.

Ludlow Polling District
Tugford, Parish of

2749 Cocks Benjamin
2750 Edwards Edward
2751 Hamar John
2752 Page William
2753 Shirley Richard
2754 Woodhouse Richard


  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Ludlow
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Wenlock
  • Poor Law Union: Ludlow
  • Hundred: Munslow
  • Province: Canterbury

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