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Bentley’s History, Directory, and Statistics of Worcestershire 1840 Vol 3

Bentley’s history, guide, and alphabetical and classified directory, of the borough of Evesham; of the market towns of Pershore, Shipston-upon-Stour, and Upton-upon-Severn, and the villages of Broadway and Great Malvern; and an history and alphabetical directory of seventy-eight parishes in the county south of the city of Worcester … forming vol. III of Bentley’s history,...

Upton-upon-Severn Worcestershire Family History Guide

Upton-upon-Severn is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Worcestershire. Parish church: St. Peter and St. Paul Parish registers begin: 1546 Nonconformists include: Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Upton-upon-Severn Longdon Queenhill Ripple Welland Hanley Castle Severn Stoke Historical Descriptions Upton-upon-Severn Beeton’s British Gazetteer 1870 UPTON-ON-SEVERN, a neat...

Upton (Upton-upon-Severn) Universal British Directory 1791

Upton-upon Severn is a market-town, nine miles and three quarters from Worcester, sixteen from Gloucester, five and three quarters from Tewkesbury, and one hundred and nine from London. Market-day, Thursday; fairs, first Thursday after Midlent, Thursday in Whitsun-week, Thursday before St. Matthew, and September 2. This place is noted for giving name to a hundred;...

Upton-upon-Severn Billings Directory 1855

Upton-upon-Severn is a small market town, situate about 10 miles from Worcester, 7 from Tewkesbury, and 110 from London, and contained in 1851 a population of 2693 inhabitants. Upton-upon-Severn is a very old town, for according to Dr. Stukeley, it was the Upoessa of Ravennas. That it was a Roman station seems to receive confirmation...

Upton-upon-Severn Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Upton-upon-Severn, a Market Town, situated on the banks of the river Severn, 10 miles from Worcester, and 109½ from London, containing about 400 houses and 1800 inhabitants, of whom nearly 300 are employed in trade. The church is an extremely neat building, erected in 1758 and has a square tower containing 5 bells. The town...