Littlebourne, Bridge, Canterbury with Swale

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

LITTLEBOURNE,, or the Little Brook, is on a branch of the river Stour
and road from London to Sandwich, four miles east of Canterbury, eight,
west of Sandwich, and 85 from London. The population, in 1851, was
745. The Church of St. Vincent is a commodious building ; the Rev. John
Woodcock, M.A., Vicar. Lee Priory adjoins the village. Garrington is one
mile south; Hastling, three quarters of a mile S.E.; Howletts, one mile
S.W.; Woolton, one mile and a half, S.W.; Wildcourt, one mile and a half
west; Swanton, one mile and half N.W.; Ellbridge, one mile and a half N.W.

POST-OFFICE - James Solly, Receiver. The nearest Money Order Offices are at Canterbury and Wingham.

Public Houses in Littlebourne

Barnard, Samuel, Esq.
Denne, Denne, Esq., Elbridge House
Davinson, Mr. Vincent
James, Captain Charles
Kittgsford, Henry, Esq.
Thorn, James, Esq.
Woodcock, Rev. John, M:A., vicarage


Ayres, Henry, market gardener
Bartlett, Frederick, tailor
Bull, George, boot and shoe maker
Castle, Andrew, blacksmith
Clements, Henry, market gardener
Collard, Mrs. Frederick, farmer
Cox, William, beer retailer, King William
Duthoit, Mrs. Mary, butcher
Field, George, beer retailer
Fostall, William, saddler, etc, parish clerk
Foreman, Edward Thorpe, blacksmith
Foster, Samuel, baker
Gibbs, Herbert, farmer
Gardener, William, maltster and brewer
Gillow, John, shoemaker
Hart, John, boot and shoe maker
Harvey, Thomas, farmer
Hewett, Edward, maltster and brewer
Holliday, William, miller
Holman, Charles, registrar and relieving officer
Holman, Henry Jones, grocer
Jarvest, John, carpenter
Kersey, Robert Cooper, surgeon
Langley, Matthew, bricklayer
Lester, Thomas, bricklayer
Noble, Robert, tailor
Pembroke, Robert, farmer
Prett, Edmund, baker
Read, Robert, carpenter and farmer
Reakes, George, farrier
Smith, William, plumber
Smith, Charles, Anchor Commercial Inn, and agent to the European Life and Annuity Society
Solly, James, hair-dresser and Post-office
Sutton, Henry, market gardener
Theobald, William, farmer
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