Ombersley Bennetts Business Directory 1899

BALLINGER J, baker, confectioner & dealer in corn, flour and pig meal, etc
BROTHERIDGE F G, grocer and provision dlr, Post Office. British wines, Nelson’s jellies, etc.
Brown C, butcher
Cragg G E, carpenter & builder, Uphampton
CROSS INN, first house from Droitwich – G Bracken, proprietor. Worcester ‘bus terminus. Celebrated for bottled perry and Malvern bitter ales
Cross Keys – E Brighton
CROWN & SANDYS ARMS Hotel – proprietor J W Stanton. Livery stables, posting house, private rooms, bowling green. Good accommodation for hunting gentlemen, cyclists, visitors & others
Derry J T, saddler
Ewers W & G, coal merchants, Holte Fleet
FRAZER J G, family grocer, tea and provision mcht. The oldest established grocery business in Ombersley
Greaves M, butcher
Hadley, Bowling Green Inn
Half Way House – T Oakey
Hall G C, surgeon, Captain I.M.S
Hofner L, smith, Holt
Holte Fleet Inn – H Pratt
IVENS T, draper, hosier, haberdasher, clothier, hatter, outfitter and boot and shoe warehouse. All orders promptly attended to
Jeffery E J, agent for Wesleyan Assurance Co
JOYNER A, baker, grocer, corn, flour & provision dlr, Ombersley. Tobaccos, ironmongery, glass & earthenware. Brooms and brushes. All kinds of cakes and fancy bread made to order
KESTELL S, teas and refreshments. Cyclists and visitors provided for. Terms moderate. Varieties in sweets and confectionery
KINGS ARMS HOTEL – S Skerrett, proprietor. Good accommodation for visitors, cyclists, and others. Small parties catered for on reasonable terms. Quoits and good stabling. Conveyances for hire. Worcester bus leaves the door
King W H, plumber, house and sign painter
Mills A E, tailor
Munn H, baker
Moule J, general dlr, Hadley
Norman J, baker and grocer etc,
Norman J, farmer
Old Field Inn – W H Hundley
OMBERSLEY CASH DRAPERY STORES, drapery, millinery, dressmaking, and ladies’ outfitting establishment – M Castledine
Pardoe R, boot maker
Reindeer Inn – S Smith
Rose & Crown – Mrs South
Sanders S, general smith
Underhill J, boot and shoe maker
Weston J, general dealer, Hadley
Wharf Inn, Holt Fleet – J Pridmore
Whitney T, carpenter
Willetts A E H, registrar of births and deaths, & Relieving and School Attendance Officer
Wilson A, general dealer, Uphampton
Winn J, butcher, Hadley
Source: Bennetts Business Directory (Worcestershire Section) 1899; Bennett & Co. Printers and Publishers, Birmingham.