Transcript of the description for Loders from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851

LODERS, or Lothers, a village 2 miles E.N.E. from Bridport. The church is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene; the living being a vicarage in the gift of the crown. This parish contained in 1841, 952 inhabitants,

Those names marked thus * are at Upper Loders all the others are at Lower Loders,
*Budden Mr. John
Dollman Rev. Francis, M.A. (vicar)
Fuzzard Miss Susan
Gerard Mr. John
Knight Miss
*North Thomas, esq.
*Allen Geo. C. veterinary surgeon & farrier
Brown George, 'Loder's Inn' & carpenter
*Bishop Benjamin, farmer
Board Thos. 'Farmer's Arms'
*Brown Malachi, carpenter
*Chilcott George, farmer
Chilcott William, miller
Cox James Ford, blacksmith
*Elliott Esau, baker, &c.
*Gill Matthew, beer retailer
Gale Thomas, farmer
Gerrard Henry & Son, farmers
Gibbs Wm. farmer, Lower Pymore
Gill George, farmer
Gill Hugh, farmer
Gundry John, farmer
Hansford Geo. boot & shoemaker
Hansford Job, farmer
*Hansford John, farmer
Hansford Wm. boot & shoemaker
Holt Thomas, baker, Dotterhay
Hopkins John Brown, farmer
Hussey Thomas, farmer
*Hyde John, beer retailer
*Hyde Thomas, beer retailer
Knight John, boot and shoemaker
*Knight Richard, farmer
*Knight Robert & Son, blacksmiths
Major John, farmer
Marsh Hugh, market gardener
Marsh John, farmer
Marsh Matthew, farmer
Marsh Thomas, farmer
Matthews Henry, dairyman
Matthews Thos. dairyman, Colhay
Morey Thomas, farmer, Higher Pymore
Morey Thos. jun. do. Middle Pymore
Pymore Mill Co. flax & tow spinners. Manager, Suttill John
Rake Ambrose, grocery, &c. dealer
Randall Edward, baker, &c.
Samways George, butcher
Spencer Solomon, carpenter, &c. Dotterhay
*Thorner Thomas, farmer
*Travers Matthew, beer retailer
Walldren Wm. 'Traveller's Rest' & farmer
*Wallbridge Jas. farmer