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From: "Mel Shaw" <>
Subject: RE: [WOR] Powick
Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2003 12:20:26 -0000
Powick: 3 miles south of Worcester.
Famous for the Battle of Worcester on the Powick bridge in 1651.
Acreage: 5,194, Chief crops, Wheat, barley & Hops
Population, 1851, 1,834
1901, 3,114 which includes 1,162 in the asylum.
Hope this helps
From: dcaswell [mailto:]
Sent: 22 February 2003 18:05
Subject: [WOR] Powick
I notice that quite a few people (including myself) seem to have
from Powick. Mine were Caswell's from about 1800 - 1900 at which point
gt grandfather moved to Birmingham. Was Powick quite a big place in the
1800's ? Any info on Powick would be gratefully received.
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