Helme, Judy - Hops 'n' Hoptons - A History of Canon Frome, Herefordshire.
Published as a limited edition in 2001, and digitally printed by Parchment (Oxford) Ltd, this 120-page booklet may be available by Inter-Library Loan. There are brief summaries of pre-history, the Roman period, and Medieval times but most of the book relates to the past 200 years. Its chapter headings are:-
Canon Frome Village, pp4-20
Canon Frome Court and the Hoptons, pp21-33
Canon Frome School, pp34-43
Canon Frome Court & The Windflower Housing Association pp44-54
The Church of St James, pp55-60
Heath and Home, pp61-107
Remember When...? 108-119.
There is also a copy of the 1838 Tithe Map, showing fields and principle residences.