Wordwell

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Introduction

Wordwell was recorded in Domesday as "Wridewella".

A Deserted Mediaeval Village has been postulated through the discovery of artefacts in an area at the south of the parish.

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History

The 1844 White's Directory lists Charles Petch as a blacksmith and beer seller (Chequers?

The 1855 White's Directory lists Mary Petch as a blacksmith and beer house keeper (Chequers?

Acknowledgements

Some historical information from English Heritage's National Monuments Record.

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