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



  • Post Office at Robert Cowper's. Letters, via York, arrive at 8-30 a.m., and are despatched at 4-30 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Acaster Malbis Endowed School; Miss Clara Jane Adcock, mistress
  • Cowper John Henry, joiner and carrier
  • Cowper Robert, joiner, wheelwright, and parish clerk, Post office
  • Cundall Mr. Horatio Farrer
  • Darling Mrs. Ann, shopkeeper
  • Forth Wm., cartowner
  • Gill John, carrier
  • Holmes Mrs. Frances, carrier
  • Holmes Henry, market gardener
  • Holmes Richard, corn and flour dealer
  • Jefferson W., steam thrashing machine propr.
  • Richardson Joseph Wm., blacksmith
  • Watson Mrs. Sarah, dressmaker


  • Cowper Robt. (and asst. overseer), The Hollies
  • Cundall Robert Henry, The Poplars
  • Cundall Wm., Mount pleasant
  • Dawson John Thomas
  • Poad Joseph, Broad Lane farm
  • Potter John Wm.; and at Naburn
  • Raimes John Wm., Holly cottage
  • Raimes John, South Moor house
  • Smallwood Wm.
  • Varley Joseph and John, Nova scotia
  • Wright Edward, and shoemaker; farm, St. Andrew's, also:
  • Wright Edward, vict., Ship Inn

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