Great Witley – 1820 Snapshot

The following is a snapshot of the village in 1820, taken from a local directory published in the same year.

Whitley Great, 10 miles from Worcester containing 73 houses, and 425 inhabitants.

Bunce Thos. & Jos. vict. Hundred House

Church John, gent.

Foley Rt. Hon. Lord

Griffiths John, farmer

Horton J. butcher

Mann  Prett, surgeon

Mills James, farmer

Palmer James, shopkeeper

Pratt Jane, gent.

Rickards James, gent.

Rowley Thomas, farmer

Smith Thomas, farmer

Southall Eliz. farmer

White James, farmer

White Catharine, gent.

Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820.

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