Broadway, 5 miles from Evesham, containing 249 houses, and 1117 inhabitants. It consists of one large street, the houses whereof are chiefly built of free-stone, and has a neat church. The hills at the end of the town are famous for their romantic prospects, on which are several gentlemen’s seats.


Abday Wm., woolcomber

Ashwin Thomas, grocer

Ashwin William, vict.

Atkins Thomas, timber dealer

Averill Isaac, sen., farmer

Averill Isaac, jun.

Averill Stephen, solicitor

Averill Charles, surgeon

Averill Thomas, farmer

Ballinger James, carrier

Barnes John, farmer

Beard Mary, milliner

Bedford Rev. W. R.

Beesley James, joiner

Bloxham Jane, butcher

Bunn William, butcher

Careless R., schoolmaster

Careless Wm., farmer

Charlwood Isr., victualler

Clemson Joseph, mason

Coleman George, gent.

Coleman William, gent.

Collett R., blacksmith

Cooper Geo., shoemaker

Cottrell William, gent.

Crump Charles, farmer

Davis Richard, gent.

Davis John, gent.

Davis William, joiner

Davis Giles, wheelwright

Davis Mrs.

Dimmock George, saddler

Dobbins William, farmer

Faulkner T., horse dealer

Fisher Wm., shoemaker

Folkes Thomas, glazier

Frost Rebecca, draper

Frost Thomas, farmer

Goore Henry, victualler

Griffiths J. H., solicitor

Grinnell William, farmer

Grinnell Sarah, farmer

Grinnell John, miller

Grinnell widow

Hale Anthony, weaver

Halford Edward, farmer

Hall Joseph, farmer

Hassell Miss

Heeks J., timber dealer

Hiatt Mary, farmer

Hodges James, farmer

Hopkins James, farmer

Kite William, gent.

Lambley Sarah, farmer

Laugher William, baker

Lawrence Giles, vict.

Mann Thos., silk throwster

Martin Joseph, farmer

Marshall Wm., maltster

Meddows Henry

Meddows Fanny

Miles Stephen, hatter

Morris John, tailor

Osborne William, gent.

Petty Richard, hairdresser

Phillips Thomas, esq.

Phillips Mrs.

Phillips John, cooper

Poole John, farmer

Porter Miss

Postleweight Wm, gent.

Postleweight Mrs.

Rastall Thomas, weaver

Revers Thos. Flax dresser

Rodd Charles, farmer

Roper John, dealer

Russell Richard, gent.

Russell John, senior

Russell John, jun., farmer

Russell Michael, farmer

Russell W. C.

Savage Stephen, farmer

Savage John, farmer and pig dealer

Shuffery Thomas, grocer

Smith Thomas, surgeon

Smith W. F., surgeon

Smith Thomas, jun., gent

Smith Samuel, miller

Smith William, baker

Smith Ann, Maltster

Smith Joseph, baker

Smith Jane, schoolmistress

Smith Benjamin, dealer

Staite William, gent

Stanley Job, wheelwright

Stanley Ann

Stanley J., timber dealer

Stephens Wm., butcher

Stephens Giles, farmer

Stockford Thomas, baker

Stockford James, farmer

Stowe Thomas, butcher

Taylor William, gent

Taylor Cyprian, farmer

Townsend Richard, dyer

Varley George, victualler

Walker William, farmer

Watson B., schoolmaster

Wheatly Joseph, vict.

White Thomas, vict.

White Wm., sen., farmer

White wm., jun., carrier

White Francis, slater

White Stephen, maltster

Willan John, Esq.

Wylie James, gent.

Yeates George, Farmer

Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820.