Bodenham, Extract from E.C. Lascelles Directory of Herefordshire, 1851
Extract from E.C. Lascelles Directory of Herefordshire, 1851
Transcription by Richard Lane © 2002
WITH BOWLEY, MAUND MAGNA, MOOR, AND WHITCHURCH MAUND
BODENHAM, a pretty village, situated about eight miles N. from Hereford, it contains several good houses, and has a very romantic and pleasant appearance.
The following are its townships:- BOWLEY, MAUND MAGNA, THE MOOR, and WHITCHURCH MAUND.
The church is a fine old structure, bearing the appearance of great antiquity. The Rev. Henry Arkwright, M.A., Vicar; Messrs. Joseph Baker and Jonathan Symmonds, Churchwardens; Mr. John Harford, Clerk. Service - 10.45 a.m. and 3 p.m.
There is a FREE SCHOOL in the village; average number of scholars, 45. Mr. James Moreton, master.
CLERGY, GENTRY, ETC. Arkwright Rev. Henry, M.A., Vicarage Birchill John H. Esq., Broadfield Court Evans Rev. Elias, Wesleyan Minister, Moor Harrison Rev. James K. Curate of Bodenham, Bank house Perren William B. Esq., Broadfield Lodge
TRADES, FARMERS, ETC. Baggott John, farmer, Moor Landen Thomas, farmer, The Hill Baker Joseph, farmer, Maund Court Lewis James, farmer, Houghton Beaman Thomas, mason, Moor Lewis James, boot and shoemaker, Maund Bryan Bowen James, tailor Lloyd George, farmer Burlton Thomas, farmer, Vern Longmore James, farmer, Dewdale Hop Burnett John, farmer, Upper Maund Moreton James, Free Schoolmaster Chamberlain William, farmer, The Farm Morvan Richard, boot and shoemaker, Maund Bryan Clark James, farmer, New House Oven Hannah, cider retailer and shopkeeper, Whitchurch Maund Colburn John, farmer, Bodenham court Perkins Samuel, farmer, Woodhouse Cooper William, cider retailer Phillips Richard, farmer, Richland Daniel Joseph, shopkeeper Pitts James, farmer Duncan Allen, shopkeeper Saw Joseph, boot and shoemaker, Buttford Dykes John, beer retailer, The George Steadman John, carpenter and wheelwright, Maund Bryan Froysell Hannah, shopkeeper, Moor Strangewood James D., farmer, Upper Moor Gibbons William, mason, Moor Symmonds Jonathan, farmer, Caldwell Gladwin William, boot and shoe maker, Bowley Thomas George, farmer, Moor Green Francis, victualler, England's Gate Vale Benjamin, farmer, and cider retailer, Bowley Griffiths Daniel, surgeon, Moor Watkins James, blacksmith, Bowley Griffiths Joseph, farmer, Millcroft Went John, blacksmith Griffiths William, carpenter and wheelwright, Moor Williams Daniel, boot and shoemaker, Moor Harris Henry, farmer and shopkeeper Williams James, farmer, Moor Holt William, cider retailer, Cornett bridge Woodyatt John, surgeon Hughes John, farmer, Moor Yeomans Richard, victualler, New Inn Hyde Selina, farmer, Lower Broadfield
[Transcribed by Richard Lane in November 2002
from a copy of Lascelles Directory of Herefordshire, 1851 in Hereford Central Library]