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Transcript of the entry for the Post Office, professions and trades for KIRBY SIGSTON in Bulmer's Directory of 1890.


  • Post Office at William Foggin's. Letters arrive via Northallerton daily at 6-25 a.m., and are despatched at 7-0 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Atkinson Rev. Charles S., B.A. The Rectory
  • Biggs Miss Alice Mary, schoolmistress
  • Foggin William, postmaster
  • Lowther James, sexton
  • Weighell James, shoemaker


  • Ainsley James
  • Colley Jamieson, Carr grange
  • Deighton Robert, Oak Tree house
  • Harker William (yeo.)
  • Lumley Joseph, Beacon hill
  • Russell Jacob, Hollin house
  • Sisson John, Manor house
  • Stanger James, Sigston lodge
  • Stevenson John
  • Wilde George
  • Yeoman & Co. (yeo.), Pear Tree house; h Osmotherley


  • Post Office at Kirby Sigston. Letters via Northallerton.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bell Mrs. Elizabeth, The Grange
  • Tutin Mr. William, The Grange


  • Barker John Hobson, The Grange
  • Dennis Mrs. Mary, Chester house
  • James Abraham William
  • Kendall James
  • Marwood George
  • Parker John, Pillrigg farm
  • Turner Robert
  • Wilson George, Bank head
  • Wright Thomas, Little London


  • Post Office at Brompton. Letters via Northallerton.

Miscellany of trades

  • Chalmers Alexander, farm bailiff
  • Marwood Mrs. Mary, cowkeeper
  • Nicholson William, cowkeeper
  • Routledge Daniel, cowkeeper
  • Routledge John, blacksmith and farmer & vict., Wheat Sheaf Inn


  • Boville William, Park house and Winton farm; h Osmotherley
  • Clark Thomas, Winton house
  • Dunning William, Winton
  • Hill Thomas, Ladyfield house
  • Hodgson Benjamin James, Brompton banks; h Spennithorne
  • Kilvington James, Stank hall
  • Midgley Charles, Stank grange
  • Stockil John, Hallikeld
  • Tutin John Thomas, Sigston castle

Scan, OCR and html by Colin Hinson. Checking and correction by Peter Nelson.