Newland, Worcestershire Family History Guide

Newland is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Worcestershire, created in 1728 from chapelry in Great Malvern Ancient Parish.

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Parish registers begin: 1562

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Parishes adjacent to Newland

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

NEWLAND, a chapelry in Great Malvern parish, Worcester; under the Malvern hills, 2 miles N E of Great Malvern r. station. Post-town, Great Malvern. Acres, 800. Real property, 1,712. Pop., 191. Houses, 34. The manor belonged formerly to Malvern priory, and belongs now to Earl Beauchamp. Newland Court is the seat of G. H. Goldingham, Esq. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £60. Patrons, the Trustees of the late Lord Beauchamp's Charity. The old church was a curious timbered structure, supposed todate from 1415; and was taken down in 1866. A stone cross, 23 feet high, has been erected on the site of its chancel; and forms a conspicuous object in a considerable extent of landscape. The new church is the chapel of the Beauchamp alms-houses or charity. The sum of £60,000 was left, for that charity, by the late Earl Beauchamp.
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

Newland – a hamlet and chapelry in the parish of Great Malvern, hundred of Pershore, lower division, 6 miles S.W. from Worcester, and 118 from London; containing 25 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 132 – 1811, 133 – 1821, 125.
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.

Parish Records

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Directories

 

Newland Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855  

 

Newland Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820  

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Upton upon Severn
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Powyke
  • Poor Law Union: Upton upon Severn
  • Hundred: Pershore
  • Province: Canterbury