Bredon's Norton is a chapelry of Bredon Ancient Parish in Worcestershire.
Alternative names: Norton by Bredon
Parish church: St Giles
Parish registers begin: 1754
Parishes adjacent to Bredon's Norton
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
NORTON-BY-BREDON, or Bredons-Norton, a hamlet-chapelry in Bredon parish, Worcester; under Bredon hill, near the boundary with Gloucester, 1 mile SE of Bredon r. station, and 3½ N E by E of Tewkesbury. Post-town, Bredon, under Tewkesbury. Acres, 1, 100. Pop., 243. Houses, 55. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the rectory of Bredon, in the diocese of Worcester.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822
Norton – a hamlet and chapelry to the parish of Bredon, hundred of Oswaldslow, middle division, 6 miles N.N.E. from Tewkesbury, and 110 from London; containing 46 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 220 – 1811, 214 – 1821, 199.
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.
Norton (near Bredon) Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820
Botheridge Thos., farmer.
Dudfield William, farmer
Higgins William, farmer
Miles Richard, farmer
Price John, farmer
Quarrell George, farmer
Sowley George, farmer
Swain John, farmer
Woodward John. farmer
Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820
- County: Worcestershire
- Civil Registration District: Tewkesbury
- Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Bredon with Norton and Cutsdean
- Diocese: Worcester
- Rural Deanery: Pershore
- Poor Law Union: Tewkesbury
- Hundred: Oswaldslow
- Province: Canterbury