Drakes Broughton Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905

Distances – About 1 ½ miles from Pershore.

Postal Information – Wall Letter-box cleared at 8.15 a.m. and 6.35 p.m. weekdays only.

The Church of St. Barnabas is served from Pershore.

Elementary School (Mixed) – Average attendance, 69. Mrs. D. Martin, Mistress.

Police Station – H. E. Harford, Constable.

Residents

Bomford Frank, farmer, The Laurels

Bomford Thomas, farmer, Upper farm

Cull George, market gardener

Ewins Henry, market gardener

Fitze Harry, farmer, Caddecroft

Gould Henry, market gardener

Green George, jun., Plough and Harrow Inn, farmer, fruit grower, and butcher

Green George, sen.

Handy George, Drakes Broughton, blacksmith. Shoeing and general smithing. All kinds of repairs done. Workmanship guaranteed.

Hankins Miss Elizabeth, butcher

Hankins Herbert, farmer and market gardener, Wood farm

Harford H. E., police constable

Harley George, wheelwright

Hoddell James, farmer, Chevington farm

Jackson John, farmer, Broughton farm

Manton Mrs. Ann, tobacconist

Martin D. (Fearnside & Martin), stationer

Nash John, market gardener

Panter Edward Thomas

Panter Mrs. Daniel, Monument villa

Panter T. & C., builders & contactors (see advt.)

Passey James, Old Oak Inn

Passey Rawson Henry, builder, Daytonville

Pritchard Miss Anne, market gardener

Upstone Edward, station master, Stoulton railway station

Westwood Thomas, fruit grower, The Firs

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

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