White Ladies Aston Littleburys Directory 1905

Distances – 5 ½ miles E. of Worcester, and 5 N.N.W. of Pershore.

Population – In 1901, 244. Acreage, 1230.

Postal Information – Letters arrive from Worcester (by messenger from Spetchley post office) about 8 a.m.; the Wall Letter-box is cleared at 6.5 p.m. on week-days only. The nearest telegraph office is at Spetchley Goods Station (2 miles S.E.). Worcester (London Road) is the nearest money order office. Post town, Worcester.

Parish Church (St. John the Baptist) – Rev. Henry Martyn Sherwood, B.A., Vicar; Rev. Thomas Pinches, M.A.. Curate; Messrs. James Page and James Morgan, Churchwardens; William Gould, Parish Clerk.

Carrier to Worcester – William Simpson on Saturdays.

Residents

Apperley Richard, signalman, Sneachill

Cambridge Charles, coal agent, Prospect house, Low hill

Comeley Thos. George, farmer, Green farm

Day George, haulier, Village

Gould William, carpenter and wheelwright

Haidon Walter, letter carrier, Sneachill

Harbourne Samuel, horse breaker, Sneachill

Harding Thomas, cottage farmer and dealer

Hemming Francis, coal merchant

Hill Thomas, baker, &c.

Lowe H., carrier, Low hill

Lowe Joseph, painter, &c.

Millicheap Miss Elizabeth, cottage farmer

Millicheap John, fruit dealer, Village

Morgan Hedley, farmer, Sneachill farm

Morgan James, farmer, Aston hall

Page James, baker, &c.

Phipps William, farmer, Aston court

Pinches Rev. Thos., M.A., Curate, Green farm

Pound Frederick John, Berkeley Arms, Egdon. Free house; few minutes walk from Stoulton station. Cyclists and picnic parties catered for. Wines, spirits, and cigars. Good stabling.

Rogers Henry, blacksmith

Sanders George John, baker, Sneachill

Sherwood Rev. Henry Martyn, B.A., (vicar) The Vicarage

Simpson William, carrier

Tandy George R., Ivy house

White Mrs. Mary, farmer, Low Hill farm

Willmore James, wheelwright

Wilks Henry, farmer, Moat farm

Young Hrebert [sic], Crown Inn, Sneachill

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

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