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Distances – 3 miles from Upton-on-Severn, 7 from Worcester
Population – in 1901, 557. Acreage, 3274.
Postal Information – Miss L. Linton, Sub-Postmistress. Letters received through Worcester at 5.35 a.m. and 4.20 p.m.; Sundays, 5.35 a.m. Letters despatched to Worcester at 11.20 a.m. and 7.10 p.m. week-days, and Sundays 7.10 p.m. Telegrams may be sent from 8.0 a.m. to 8.0 p.m. on week-days, and Sundays 8.0 a.m. to 10.0 a.m. Postal order, money order and savings bank business transacted.
The Wall Letter-box at Clifton is cleared at 11.30 a.m. and 7.20 p.m.; Sundays, 7.20 p.m. The Wall Letter-box at Kinnersley is cleared at 8.20 a.m. and 6.0 p.m. week-days only.
Parish Church (St. Denis) – Rev. Henry W. Coventry, M.A., Vicar; Colonel C. W. Long, M.P., and George Brooke, Churchwardens; Henry Fowler, Parish Clerk.
Elementary School – Arthur Langfield, Master.
Assistant Overseer – William Hood.
Police Station – Richard Jeffs, Constable.
Carriers to Worcester – Samuel Goodwin, Saturdays, stops at the New Greyhound, New Street. Arthur Taylor, Wednesdays and Saturdays, Old Greyhound, New Street; leaves Kinnersley at 8.0 a.m., Worcester about 3.30 p.m.; Frederick Tandy, Wednesdays and Saturdays, Red Lion, Sidbury; leaves Kinnersley 9.0 a.m., Worcester about 3.30 p.m.
Brooke George, farmer, &c.
Cosnett Edwin H., farmer, &c., Clifton
Coventry Rev. Henry W., M.A., J.P. (rector, hon. canon of Worcester and rural dean of Bredon), Rectory
Davies Miss Sarah, Ye Olde Boar’s Head (established upwards of a century), old posting house, Bristol main road. Home-brewed and Burton ales. Wines, spirits, cigars. Most comfortable accommodation for tourists and cyclists. Good lock-up stables and coach-houses. Hotel quarters C.T.C.
Fowler Henry, parish clerk
Garrett William T., jockey to the Earl of Coventry Kinnersley
Gill Mrs. Maria, farmer, Kinnersley
Goodwin Samuel, carrier, Clifton
Heath Miss Maria, beer retailer, Clifton
Hemus William, farmer, Kinnersley
Hill Mrs. Emma, beer retailer, Kinnersley
Hill John, Church house
Hood Wm., sen., clerk of works to the Earl of Coventry
Hood Wm., estate clerk and assistant overseer, Kinnersley
Hooper Thomas, butcher
House George, stud groom, Kinnersley
Hunter Mrs. Ada, Spring bank
Jeffs Richard, police constable
Jones John Henry, grocer and baker
Langfield Arthur, school house
Linton Miss L., sub-postmistress
Linton Miss Ellen, vaccination officer and registrar of births and deaths for Kempsey Sub-district, Post office
Long Colonel Charles Wigram, M.P., D.L., J.P., Severn bank
Osborne Edward Miall, Kinnersley
Morris George W., farmer, Clifton court
Morris – , beer retailer (Crown Inn)
Mytton James, farmer
Nixon Chas., frmr., Lower farm, Kinnersley
Nixon Edward, farmer, Birch farm
Palmer Miss F.M., hand laundry, Kinnersley (see advt.)
Phillips John, farmer, Clifton
Pinnock – , farmer, Kinnersley
Preece Thomas, farmer, High house
Redding Alfred, painter
Revill Mark, jun., farmer, Sandford house
Robert Arthur Remington, Hill house
Scott Henry, wheelwright, Sandford
Scott William, blacksmith, Sandford
Tandy Frederick, carrier
Taylor Arthur, carrier, Kinnersley
Tremaine Fredk., stud groom, Kinnersley
Vaughan John, blacksmith, Kinnersley
Wadley John, farmer, Dunstal
Warman Jas. H., hay and coal dealer
Woodward Frederick, farmer, Park farm (letters through Kempsey)
Workmen’s Club – A. Langfield, Hon. Sec.
Source: Littlebury’s Directory of Worcester & District. Tenth Edition. Printed and Published by Littlebury & Company, The Worcester Press, Worcester. 1905.