"ABBERTON, a parish in the upper division of the hundred and union of Pershore, in the county of Worcester, near Bromsgrove. The living is a discharged rectory in the diocese of Worcester, value £161, in the patronage of W. Laslett, Esq. There is a mineral spring, the water of which is tonic and purgative, and is said to be little inferior to that of Epsom."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of
Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]