Bricklehampton Worcestershire Billings Directory 1855

Bricklehampton is a small chapelry of St. Andrew’s, Pershore, distant about 3 miles, and 6 from Defford Station. There is a very handsome mansion here, the residence of Francis Woodward, Esq. The chapelry contained in 1851 a population of 170.

The Chapel, dedicated to St. Michael, is an old stone edifice, in the early English style of architecture, with tower and three bells. Rev. Benjamin Hemming, Incumbent; Mr. Francis Holder, Clerk. Service – 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., alternately.

County Police Station – John Cowley, Officer.


Woodward Francis, Esq., Magistrate, Bricklehampton Hall

Beard John, shopkeeper

Bomford Thomas, farmer

Phipps Thomas, farmer

Tustin George, shoe maker

Source: Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855