Photo of St Mary de Wyche, Wychbold

Wychbold Worcestershire Family History

Wychbold is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Worcestershire created from Dodderhill Parish in 1888.

Parish church: St Mary de Wyche

Parish registers begin: 1888 (before this date see Dodderhill.

Nonconformists include: Congregational (chapel dates from 1836)

Parishes adjacent to Wychbold

  • Upton Warren
  • Stoke Prior
  • Dodderhill
  • Hanbury
  • Hampton Lovett
  • Elmbridge

Historical Description

Littlebury’s Directory and Gazetteer of Worcester & District 1879 Wychbold is a pleasant village 2 miles N.E. on the road to Bromsgrove. The river Salwarpe runs here and works two cornmills. The national schoolroom is licensed for divine worship. Service is held on Sundays at 3 p.m. There is also a Congregational chapel erected in 1836.

Source: Littlebury, Littlebury’s Directory and Gazetteer of Worcester & District, Third Edition. Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co. 1879.



  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Droitwich
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Droitwich
  • Poor Law Union: Droitwich
  • Hundred: Droitwich Borough; Halfshire
  • Province: Canterbury