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Wick Episcopi or Lower and Upper Wick, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Wick Episcopi or Lower and Upper Wick, a village in Bedwardine St John parish, Worcestershire, 2 miles SW of Worcester. It has a post office of the name of Lower Wick, under Worcester; money order office, St John's, Worcester; telegraph office, Powick. Wick House contains a valuable collection of pictures, and in the gardens are a hawthorn 500 years old, and a mulberry tree 350 years old.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWorcestershire 
HundredOswaldslow 
Poor Law unionWorcester 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wick Episcopi or Lower and Upper Wick from the following:


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.