Kington Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905

Distances – 8 miles N.E. of Pershore, 9½ E. of Worcester.

Population – In 1901, 95. Acreage, 1071.

Wall Letter-box at the Rectory cleared at 6.40 p.m. Letters arrive from Worcester about 6.30 a.m. week-days only.

Parish Church (St. James) – Rev. Wm. Pearce, B.A., Rector; Thomas Sherwood and Robert Bolton, Churchwardens; William Jones, Parish Clerk. The children attend Flyford School.

Assistant Overseer – Alfred Lewis, Union Inn, Flyford Flavell.


Ardin Thos., farmer, The Court farm

Bolton Jesse, farmer

Bolton Robert

Bolton William, farmer

Burford Elizabeth, Red Hart Inn

Cresswell Francis, hay & straw dlr., Portway

Halford Jesse, miller, Kington mill

Holden Harrington, farmer, Cockshott farm, Kington, Inkberrow

Laight George B., carrier

Loxley John C., farmer, Yellow house, Kington, Inkberrow

Pearce Rev. Wm., B.A., The Rectory

Sherwood Thomas, farmer, The Village

Taylor Benj., dealer, Kington, Inkberrow

Source: Littlebury’s Directory of Worcester & District. Tenth Edition. Printed and Published by Littlebury & Company, The Worcester Press, Worcester. 1905.