In 1717 this part of Marlboro, with other lands, was erected into the township of Westboro, to which parts of Sutton (1728),(1728), Shrewsbury (1762 and 1793) and Upton (1763) were subsequently annexed, and from which Northboro was separated in 1766.
Mrs Elizabeth Fry lived in a house in Upton Lane, on the confines of her brother's park.
Rossetti (1904), Edward FitzGerald (1905) and Walter Pater (1906), in the "English Men of Letters" series; Lord Vyet and other Poems (1897), Peace and other Poems (1905); The Upton Letters (1905), From a College Window (1906), Beside Still Waters (1907).
Upton (2 vols., 1901); J.
The African Arabs under Selim Pasha in 1551 ravaged Gozo, after an unsuccessful attempt on Malta, repulsed by cavalry under Upton, an English knight.
On his return to England in 1551 King Edward assigned him a pension of loo crowns, which he afterwards exchanged for the rectory of Upton-uponSevern, Worcestershire.
99-104; Byshe's Upton, De Studio Militari, pp. 21-24; Dugdale, Warwickshire, ii.
Meanwhile he set about building for himself at Upton a house which was to be the embodiment of all his principles of decorative art.
The business, after inevitable vicissitudes, flourished, but the "house beautiful" at Upton proved to be unhealthily situated.