Pedmore Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

Pedmore is a very small village and parish, about 1 ½ miles S.E. from Stourbridge, on the Bromsgrove road. It contained in 1851 a population of 318 inhabitants.

The Church, dedicated to St. Peter, is a small, ancient structure, in the Norman style of architecture, with tower and one bell. It has a very romantic appearance, being nearly covered with ivy. Rev. Thomas Philpott, M.A., Rector; Mr. Joseph Chapman, Clerk. Service – 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.


Amphlett Mrs. Jane, Red House

Hunt William, Esq., Pedmore Hall

Philpott Rev. Thomas, Rector, Rectory

Beddoes Thomas, farmer, Foxbreak

Bell George, farmer, Wichbury

Buford Jacob, victualler, Foley Arms

Evers J., nail and chain maker, and farmer

Grazebrook George, solicitor and farmer, Race Course, and Stourbridge

Hipkins Thomas, maltster and brewer

Smith Samuel, farmer, Pedmore Farm

Yardley John, farmer, Leasehold

Source: Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

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