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Rubery, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Rubery, a village in Lickey ecclesiastical parish, Worcestershire, 5½ miles N of Bromsgrove. It has a station on the Halesowen and Kings Norton (Great Western and Midland Joint) line, and a post office under Bromsgrove; money order office, Rednal; telegraph office, at the railway station. The Birmingham Lunatic Asylum is on Rubery Hill. There is a Congregational chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The full transcript of the Worcestershire section of the Return of Owners of Land, 1873.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Worcestershire papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Worcestershire 1569 is available on the Heraldry page.