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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.
LAMBERHURST is a parish and small town, eight miles from Tunbridge Wells, S.W.
The population in 1851 was 1,734, The church, dedicated to St. Mary, is an
ancient building. The living is a vicarage, in the presentation of the Dean and
Chapter of Rochester.
The Rev. Robert Hawkins is the incumbent. Here is a place of worship for the
Wesleyans and Baptists; the latter is a neat building and can accommodate 300
POST-OFFICE. - John Hale, Postmaster. Letters arrive from Hurst Green. Money
Orders are granted and paid at this Office.
Gerrard, J. L., Esq.
Harrison, William, Esq.
Hawkins, Rev. Robert, Vicar
Hussey, Edward, Esq., Scotney Castle
Irving, George Bell, Esq.
Morland, William Courtney, Esq., Court Lodge
Parker, Thomas, Esq.
Weare, William, Esq.