North Piddle, Worcestershire

Photo of St Michael and All Angels parish church, North Piddle, Worcestershire, seen from the south by Philip Halling, some rights reserved.

North Piddle is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Parish church: St. Michael

Parish registers begin: 1565

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to North Piddle

  • Grafton Flyford
  • Flyford Flavell
  • Upton Snodbury
  • Kington
  • Naunton Beauchamp

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Piddle (North), a parish in Pershore Registration District, Worcester; on the river Piddle, 3 miles E by N of Spetchley r. station, and 5 ½ N by E of Pershore. It has a postal letter-box under Worcester. Acres, 810. Real property, £1, 187. Pop., 131. Houses, 35. The property is much subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £140. Patron, Earl Somers. The church is early English, and good, with a wooden lantern.

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

North-Piddle – a parish in the hundred of Pershore, upper division, 6 miles E. from Worcester, and 116 from London; containing 28 inhabited houses. Here is a miserable damp church, much out of repair, and by no means fit for public worship. The living is a rectory; Rev. Sam. Oldnall, incumbent; instituted 1794; patron Lord Somers. Population, 1801, 103 – 1811, 125 – 1821, 133.

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 Registers

Marriages at North Piddle 1571 to 1810

Worcestershire Parish Registers. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., and W. F. Carter, B.A.

Vol II. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1900.

Author: Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Carter, W. F. (William Fowler), b. 1856 joint ed.

Marriages at North Piddle 1571 to 1810 -


North Piddle Billings Directory 1855
North Piddle Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820


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