Newland Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

Newland is a chapelry to Great Malvern, from which it is distant about 2 miles. It contained in 1851 a population of 140 inhabitants.

The Chapel is a very small edifice, standing near the road leading to Worcester. There is no stated minister. James Gurney, Clerk. Service – 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., alternately.


The Swan at Newland
The Swan at Newland. The copyright on this image is owned by Philip Halling and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Creswell James, farmer

Lakin Henry, steward to Earl Beauchamp, Newland Court

Pullen William, butcher and farmer; house Powick

Williams Jemima, blacksmith and Sub-Postmistress

Williams John, victualler, Swan

Winnall Mr., farmer, Monkfields

Post Office, near the Swan – Jemima Williams, Sub-Postmistress. Delivery, 7 30 a.m.; despatch, 6 30p.m.

Source: Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

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