Wyre Piddle Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905

Distances – 2 miles St. of Pershore, 6 N.W. of Evesham, and 9 S.E. of Worcester.

Population – In 1901, 233. Acreage, 368.

Postal Information – Pots Office, James Derrett, Sub-Postmaster. Letters arrive from Pershore about 6.45 a.m. and 3.O p.m.; despatched thereto at 10.50 a.m. and 6.40 p.m. No delivery on Sundays. Postal orders are granted here and paid. Pinvin is the nearest money order office. Pershore is the telegraph office and post town.

Wyre Piddle Church – Rev. C. Jerram Hunt, M.A., Rector of Fladbury with Wyre Piddle, &c.; Rev. H. Kennedy, B.A., Curate; Francis William Bentley Wagstaff, Churchwarden; William Bradley, Parish Clerk.

Elementary School (boys and girls) – Miss Mary Bridgewater, Mistress.


Bailey Thomas, market gardener

Ballard William, market gardener

Boulter R., Bredon view

Bradley William, parish clerk

Bridgewater Miss M., schlmistrs., School ho.

Cotton Miss Annie

Derrett James, grocery and provision stores and sub-postmaster

Eccles Frederick, market gardener

Eccles Geo., fruit gr. and mer., Avon view

Hall Thomas, market gardener

Haynes George, market gardener

Haynes James, market gardener

Haynes Robert, market gardener

Hodgetts Joseph, market gardener

Hopwood R. G., Avon side

Jones Richard D., Anchor Inn

Kennedy Rev. H., B.A., assistant curate

Morris John, market gardener

Moseley George, market gardener

Moseley William, market gardener

New Frank, market gardener

Partington Charles, market gardener

Prosser Charles, market gardener

Sharp Brothers, millers, Wyre mill

Shepherd Henry, farmer

Tyler Charles, farmer

Wagstaff Francis W. B., solicitor

Wilmore Joseph, dairy farm

Source: Littlebury’s Directory of Worcester & District. Tenth Edition. Printed and Published by Littlebury & Company, The Worcester Press, Worcester. 1905.