E. C. Lascelles, Publishers.
MUCH BIRCH is a Parish seven-and-a-half miles from Ross, on the main road to Hereford, from which it is distant six-and-a-half miles, containing about 600 inhabitants.
The Church is a modern stone building, of a very neat design, with castellated tower, containing two bells. It is a Perpetual Curacy, belonging to the Rev. Thomas Bevan, Rector of Llandinabo. The Church is pewed for about 300. The Rev. Thomas Bevam, Rector and Curate; Mr. Daniel West, Clerk and Sexton. Service - 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Clergy, Gentry, etc.
BEVAN Rev. Thomas, Rectory
HOSKINS Kedgwin, Esq., Birch House
JONES Captain Thomas, King's Thorn
LOCKEY Mrs. Catherine, Strickstenning
LOCKEY Mr. Samuel, Strickstenning
Trades, Farmers, etc.
CHARLES John, farmer, Bigglestone
COOKE Helen, farmer, Minster Farm
COOKE Joseph, blacksmith and Constable, Yew Tree
COOKE Richard, farmer, Pool Spring
EMBREY James, farmer, Overseer and Churchwarden, The Ash
GRIMWOOD John, drillman and haullier, Axe and Cleaver
HALL Jane, The Quarry
HARPER John, victualler, White Hart
HARRIS James, shopkeeper, Spring Cottage
HOLDER Thomas, farmer, Red House
HOPKINS Wm., tailor, The Quarry
JONES John, beer and cider retailer, Axe and Cleaver
JONES John, farmer, Axe and Cleaver
JONES Walter, farmer, New Ditch
KINNERSLEY Thomas, shoemaker, Axe and Cleaver
LEWIS Joseph, shoemaker, Aconbury
MACKLIN Charles, Bailiff for the Governors of Guy's Hospital, King's Thorn
MATTHEWS John, timber dealer, Axe and Cleaver
MORRELL Edward, Auditor to Six Unions, Wallace Cottage
MORRIS Ann, shopkeeper, Axe and Cleaver
MORRIS Thomas, wheelwright, Holly Bush
OLIVER Wm., farmer, Aconbury Common
PYMBLE Susan, dress maker
SMITH Thomas, victualler, Wormelow Tump Inn
THOMAS Ann, dress maker
TOMKINS John, farmer, Aconbury Common
TREHEARNE James, shopkeeper, Aconbury Hill
TULLY Samuel, shopkeeper, Reform Cottage, Aconbury Common
WATKINS Wm., shoemaker, Aconbury Common
WEST John, farmer, Birch Court
WEST Mary, dress maker
WEST Thomas, farmer, Riddle Brook
WILKES Henry, veterinary surgeon, Upper Riddle Brook
Post Office, The Ash - Ann Bevan, Receiver. Arrivals, 9.30 a.m.; departures 7 p.m.