1941 Baschurch Parish Farm Survey

The following is a survey of some of the farms in the parish of Baschurch, Shropshire in June 1941. The original forms are at the National Archives in Kew.
NameAcresWorkersCattleSheepPigsPoultryHorsesAddressLand and Stock details formFarm Condition formOther Comments formComment
Fred Hitchen, Stanwardine Hall25181392961812014ViewView
F T Edwards, Stanwardine House161411082483445ViewViewViewViewOwner: G Rogers, The Woodlands, Ellesmere
E G Hockenhull, Wycherley Hall20751290563004ViewViewViewViewOwner: Major Mainwaring, Oteley, Ellesmere
E L Williams, Nil Green21661444241619ViewViewViewViewOwner: A E Williams, Aston, Nr Wem This holding is very well farmed & is in a very productive state.
P H Edwards, Rise Farm282515531031215ViewView
J H Ellis, The Berth10836590223416ViewViewViewViewOwner: Harris Trustees. No Electricity. This tenant has only recently taken over this farm. It is very much improved already.
Thos Higgins, Clay Pits1274820281953ViewViewView
H T Davies, Yeaton Manor318864200219911ViewViewViewViewOwner: Col Morris Eyton, Walford Manor. No Electricity.
M Dovaston, Old School House1401400501ViewViewViewOwner: Harris Trustees.
John Astley, Weston Farm185489002083ViewViewViewViewOwner: H Glover, Baschurch. This farm has been very well farmed & is in a highly productive state. The property has now been purchased by Mr E Heath who has not taken up possession yet, but I am informed, he is a class A farmer.
C H Timmis, Mere House Farm33098925203011ViewViewOwner: F C Wall Esq, Kelmarsh Rectory, Northants. Also occupies The Moor Farm, & Milford Mill. This farm has very good premises & is very conveniently situated as regards railway & roads.
C H Timmis, Mere Farm21575807308ViewViewViewView
C P Slater, New Buildings Farm3241012426710111018ViewView
Edmund Gough, Fenemere2377901920407ViewViewViewView
W N Lockier, Prescott Farm181510390671116ViewViewViewViewOwner: Lichfield Diocesan Trust. This farm is well managed & is rather light in same places. Needs a good allowance of fertilizer.
H E Davies, Yeaton Pevery1805571070916ViewView
John E Higgins, Newton Farm1002459102204ViewView
Stanley Hockenhull, Stanwardine149395003803ViewViewView