The history of the Besfords

Besford, Shropshire

Map of Besford and Besford Wood, Shropshire

Besford is a village in Shropshire, England.

Besford Wood is nearby.

Besford was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Baschurch and the county of Shropshire.

It had a recorded population of 8 households in 1086, putting it in the smallest 40% of settlements recorded in Domesday.

Another, larger, English village by the name of Besford is located in Worcestershire.

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