Mickleton Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Mickleton is a township, village and parish, 3 miles from Campden station on the Oxford, Worcester and Wolverhampton line of railway, 32 miles from Gloucester, 8 from Evesham, and 90 north-west from London, in the upper division of the Hundred of Kiftsgate, and bishopric of Gloucester and Bristol, and Shipston-on-Stour Union. The church is a stone building, having a spire, 6 bells, chimes, centre and side aisles, and chancel; it is dedicated to St. Lawrence. The living is a vicarage, united with Ebrington; the Rev. Wm. Thomas Haddow is the incumbent, and the Rev. Richard Gascoyne is curate. The population, in 1851, was 762; the acreage contained in the parish is 2,529 acres, and the rateable value £4,600. Lady Steele is lady of the manor.

Gentry.
Gascoyne Rev. Richard (curate)
Roberts Joseph, esq. Clopton house
Steele Sir Maxwell, bart. Manor house

Traders.
Baldwin Mrs. farmer
Barnes Mrs. milliner
Careless Richard, farmer, Hidcote
Castle John, farmer
Clark Thomas, farmer
Coldicott William, farmer, Norton
Cormell John, farmer
Cox George, tailor
Fairfax Harriet (Mrs), farmer
Fairfax William, farmer
Farley John, farmer
Farley Richard, carpenter
Farley William Bishop, butcher
Farley Robert, carpenter
Faulkner Charles, beer retailer
Gardner William, farmer
Garratt Joseph, farmer, Hidcote
Gray William Oliver, ‘King’s Arms’
Hales Richard, farmer
Hall – , schoolmaster
Hemming Charles, James & William, grocers & linen drapers
Hornsby Edward, blacksmith
Humphreys Thomas, shopkeeper
Jarratt George, carrier
Jarratt Richard, shopkeeper
Jones – , brewer
Justice William, farmer
Keck William, wheelwright
Penson Robert, shoemaker
Phipps Joseph, farmer
Pitcher Charles, beer retailer
Powell Walter, farmer
Richardson John, farmer, Wood farm
Righton Robert, farmer
Rimell John, farmer
Roberts George, blacksmith
Smith Henry, farmer
Tanner William, carpenter
Taylor John, shoemaker
Taylor Samuel, farmer
Trenfield John, farmer
Wheeler William, brewer

Post Office. – Mrs. Mary Cockbill, receive. Letters are delivered at 11 a.m.; dispatched at ½ past 2 p. m. The nearest money order office is at Campden.
Carriers:-
Richard Jarratt, to Evesham, on Monday; to Stratford-on-Avon, Tuesday & Friday.
George Jarratt, to Stratford-on-Avon , Tuesday; to Evesham, on Monday.

Post Office Directory of Gloucestershire with Bath and Bristol.  Printed and Published by Kelly and Co., 19, 20 & 21, Old Boswell Court, St. Clement’s, Strand, London. 1856.

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