Post, Money Order, Telegraph, Savings Bank, Annuity and Insurance, and Inland Revenue Stamp Office; postmaster, James Thomas Allaway.
ARRIVAL OF MAILS.
From London and all parts, per mail cart, from Northallerton, daily 5-30 a.m.
From London and all parts, per rail, week-days 8-10 a.m.
From London and all parts, per rail, week-days 4-30 p.m.
From Askrigg, Aysgarth, Bainbridge, Carperby, Finghall, Hawes, Leyburn, Redmire,
Thoralby, West Burton, Wensley, and West Witton, per rail, week-days 6-10 p.m.
From Burrill, Masham, Middleham, Thornton Steward, and Thornton Watlass, per
mail cart, daily 6-30 p.m.
From Blowhouses. Burneston, Carthorpe, Crakehall, Exelby, Fencote, Grazing Nook,
Hackforth, Hoitby, Hornby Castle, Kirkby Fleetham, Kirklington, Langthorne,
Leases, Leeming, Leeming Bar, Newton-le-Willows, Nosterfield, Patrick Brompton,
Scruton, Snape, Spring Houses, Tanfield, Well, West Appleton, per rural postmen,
week-days 6-30 p.m.
Winter months 5-30 p.m.
DESPATCH OF MAILS.
To Burrill, Masham, &c., as above, per mail cart, daily 6-30 a.m. 5-30 a.m.
To Blowhouses, Burneston, &c., as above, per postmen, week-days 6-45 a.m. 5-30 a.m.
To Askrigg, Aysgarth, &c., as above, per rail, week-days 8-0 a.m. 7-30 a.m.
To London and all parts via York, per rail, week-days 8-45 a.m.
To part of North and Scotland via Darlington, London and the
South via York, week-days (parcels not accepted later than 11-15) 11-50 a.m.
Parcels only, week-days 5-50 p.m. 5-15 p.m.
To London and all parts, per mail cart, to Northallerton, daily 7-20 p.m. 7-0 p.m.
Town deliveries commence at 7-0 a.m., 4-45 p.m., and 7-30 p.m. The office is open for the sale of stamps, postal orders, registration and acceptance of parcels, and delivery of letters to callers, from 7-0 a.m. to 8-0 p.m.; for telegraph business, 8-0 a.m. to 8-0 p.m.; for money order business, payment of postal orders, Inland Revenue stamps and licenses, annuity and insurance, and savings bank business, 9-0 a.m. to 6-0 p.m. (Saturdays till 8-0 p.m.) On Sundays, for the sale of stamps and delivery of letters to callers, 7-0 a.m. to 10-0 a.m.; for telegraph business 8-0 a.m. to 10-0 a.m.