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BRASTED, or BRASTEAD, is a village and parish, four miles and a half west from Sevenoaks, and one mile and a half east from Westerham. The population in 1851 was 1,137. The church of St. Martin is an ancient stone building. The living is a rectory, in the patronage of the Archbishop of Canterbury; the Rev. William Buckton Holland, M.A., is the incumbent. Here is a national school, also a chapel for the Calvinists, of which Mr. George Moore is officiating minister.

POST-OFFICE. - William Adams, Post-master. Letters arrive through Sevenoaks.
The nearest, Money Order Office is at Westerham.

GENTRY.
Creasey. Mr James
Faulkner. John Wilson, Esq.
Hancock, Sir Samuel, Bart
Holland, Bev. William B., M.A., Rectory
Mayers, Mrs. Frances
Moore, Mr. George, Calvinist minister
Solomon, Mrs Rachel
Taylor, Mr John
Thompson, Edward, Esq
Tipping, William, Esq.
Wells, Mr. William

Public Houses in Brasted

TRADERS.

Adams, John, blacksmith
Adams, William, grocer and postmaster
Baldwin, Thomas, toy dealer
Barton, William, miller
Chapman, Thomas, farmer
Cock, Charles, tailor
Collins, William, plumber and glazier
Coomher, John, farmer
Creasey, James, surgeon
Cronk, William, boot and shoe maker
Dalton, James, butcher
Duly, John, blacksmith
Durtnell, Richard, builder
Finch, John, Bull Inn
Foot, John, inspector of nuisances
Geer, Robert, boot and shoe maker
Holmes, James, saddler
Hubble, Mrs. Frances, farmer
Inwood, George, blacksmith
King, Robert, farmer
Knight, John, grocer
Leigh, Thomas, beer retailer
Marchant, Richard, White Hart
Marten, Robert, upholsterer
Moore, Richard, parish clerk
Neal, Henry, farmer
Osmar, Mrs. Ann, King's Arms
Paget, Thomas, general dealer
Patching, James, farmer
Quin, Charles, Goldbeater
Roberts, Ebenezer, grocer
Russell, Frederick, confectioner
Russell, Henry, carrier
Simmons, John, wheelwright
Skinner, Mrs. Jane, farmer
Skinner, John, farmer
Smith, Henry, miller
Stephens, George, carrier
Tapsell, James, Stanhope Arms
Teal, William, pig dealer
Thorne, Anthony, butcher
Warwick, John, farm bailiff
Wells, Samuel bricklayer
Wells, Timothy, bricklayer
Wells, William, cooper
West, Charles, baker
Withers, Nicholas, grocer

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