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



  • Post Office at William Stephenson's, shoemaker. Letters via York arrive at 8-0 a.m., and are despatched at 6-30 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Buckle William, bricklayer
  • Dixon Mrs. Patience, joiner
  • Holden Cal. Henry, The Hall
  • Lockwood John Henry, gardener
  • Mason James, carrier and vict., Barstow Arms
  • Mouncer Mr. Thomas George
  • Preston Major Charles E., J.P.
  • Shepherd Rev. James, A.K.C., The Vicarage
  • Smith Frederick Luke, blacksmith
  • Smith Mrs. Jane
  • Wright John Wm., vet. surgeon, Walton house
  • Wright William, vict., Fox and Hounds


  • Barber Benjamin (and blacksmith)
  • Baron Francis, Manor farm
  • Cleveland Thomas
  • Gillson Mrs. Elizabeth (and beerhouse and miller), Wind Mill House
  • Gillson John (and miller), Askham Bryan mill
  • Horner Robert Henry, Haggs farm
  • Hornsby Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Midgley Joseph, Marsh farm
  • Milner James
  • Prentice John
  • Priest John, Askham fields
  • Silversides William, Westfield house
  • Taylor Handley, Eastfield house
  • Vincent Mrs. Mary Ann

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