Hanley William

The Fox Inn, Hanley William. The copyright on this image is owned by Roger Cornfoot and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Hanley William Worcestershire

The ecclesiastical parish of Eastham consisted of the parish or Eastham, and the chapelries of Hanley Child and Orleton until 1560; in that year the ecclesiastical parish of Hanley William was united with the Parish of Eastham.

For Parish Registers see Eastham Worcestershire

Historical Descriptions

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Hanley-William – a parish in the hundred of Doddingtree, upper division, 6 miles S.E. from Tenbury; containing 23 inhabited houses. The living is a rectory, united with Eastham, Worcestershire. Population, 1801, 138 – 1811, 128 – 1821, 124.

Hanley-Court, in the above parish, the residence of Colonel Newport. It is a modern villa, seated on an eminence, and commands a picturesque view of the river Teme.

Source: Worcestershire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet, &c. In the County; with the distances and bearings from their respective market towns, &c. By C. and J. Greenwood. Printed by T. Bensley, Crane Court, Fleet Street, London, 1822.


Eastham (with Hanley William, Hanley Child and Orleton) Billings Directory 1855
Hanley William Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820