Norfolk: Old Catton


Hunt's Directory of East Norfolk with Part of Suffolk, 1850

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CATTON is a village 2 miles N. of Norwich. The parish comprises an area of 900 acres, and the population in 1841, was 650. Post-Office, at Thomas Walker's. Letters delivered at 7 30 a.m. and despatched to Norwich, and all parts, at 5 30 p.m.

         Attoe       John               lime burner
         Barker      Mrs. John
         Bagshaw     George             poultry dealer
         Betts       Osborn             pillbox maker
         Betts       Rev. William
         Brady       Thos.              plumber, painter, &c.
         Broad       John               shoemaker
         Broad       Hannah             matron lying-in charity
         Burrows     Mary A.            day school
         Capon       James              miller
         Cattermoul  Everett            lime burner
         Chamberlin  Rt.                draper at Norwich
         Chitty      Mrs. M.A.
         Claxton     Walter             grocery dealer
         Cocks       Dennis             the 'Woodman'
         Coldham     James              'Royal Oak'
         Cooke       Henry              solicitor
         Cubitt      Mrs. Captain Henry
         Day         Mr. Starling
         Dennington  Thomas             gardener
         Duffield    George             shoemaker
         Garwood     Mrs. Sarah A.
         Greenhough  Jph.               manager of Yarn Company
         Gowing      Mr. Geo.           (bap. minister)
         Guymer      William            carpenter
         Hall        Mr. Robert
         Hambling    Henry              superintendent of police
         Harpley     Charles            grocery dealer
         Hardiment   William            whitesmith
         Hart        Rev. Richard       vicar
         Hastings    Job                well sinker
         Hawtayne    Rear-Admiral
                       Charles S.J.
         Heath       Mr. Charles Grymes
         High        George             grocery dealer
         Hindes      Daniel             grocery dealer
         Hipper      Rt.                beer retailer & butcher
         Hobart      Mrs. Mary
         Holmes      Edmund             fly owner
         Holmes      Mr. Benjamin
         Howell      John               shoemaker
         Jackson     Harriet            mistress national school
         Jackson     Samuel             tailor
         Jennings    Emily              brewer, and wine and spirit merchant
         Jessop      William            whiting manuftr.
         Leist       Mrs. Letitia
         Lock        Miss Elizabeth
         Longe       Mr. Edmond Slingsby
         Martin      William            day school
         Master      Mrs. Mary
         Minty       Miss Ann
         Morse       Mr. George         Catton House
         Muskett     Mrs. Mary
         Newson      Frederick          grocery dealer
         Orsborn     Mark               bricklayer
         Palgrave    Mr. Thomas
         Paul        William            shoemaker
         Pegg        Thos.              baker and beer retailer
         Plowman     Robert             'Magpie' (and saddler)
         Potter      Ambrose            butcher
         Sandell     Stephen            farm bailiff
         Scott       James              cabinet maker
         Sexton      Edward             'Whalebone'
         Shreeve     John               blacksmith
         Simmons     George             wood dealer
         Simpson     Henrietta          'George and Dragon'
         Smith       William            chair maker
         Spencer     Robert             beer retailer
         Springall   Benjamin           miller
         Springfield Osborn             merchant
         Stannard    Joseph             architect
         Stark       Mr. Michael
         Symmonds    Mrs. Ann
         Taylor      George             carpenter
         Taylor      John and James     shovel and measure makers
         Thurston    Carnaby            baker
         Waite       Mr. Thomas
         Walker      Thomas             baker and grocer
         Webb        Maria              pork butcher
         Whiley      Mr. Thomas
         Wright      Thos.              butcher & beer retailer
         Brown       John
         Dixon       Owen
         Hinde       Ephraim
         Hinde       Ephraim Wilkin
         Jones       Charles
         Minns       William
         Randell     Henry

CARRIER to Norwich, Gale, twice a day, and the Post Cart, to North Walsham and Norwich daily.

See also the Old Catton parish page.

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November 2015