"The parish church, St Bartholomew, was rebuilt in 1738. It is a plain brick edifice, with a square tower at the west end. The rectory is in the patronage of CB Adderley, Esq, and the Rev GB Wildig, MA, is the incumbent.
A small neat chapel (St Philip) was built at Milton in 1848.
St Anne's Church, at Brown Edge, was built a few years ago for a district comprising the northern part of the parish. The perpetual curacy is in the patronage of the Bishop of Lichfield, and incumbency of the Rev St John Mitchell, BA."
[From History, Gazetteer and Directory of Staffordshire, William White, Sheffield, 1851)