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



  • Post Office at George Carbert's, tailor. Letters, via York, arrive at 8-20 a.m., and are despatched at 7 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bean Harrison Shilleto, butcher
  • Dickinson Wm., joiner
  • Fairfax Mrs. E., Bilbrough grange and hall
  • Metcalfe Rev. Joseph Powell, M.A., Rectory
  • Mills Miss Laura, schoolmistress
  • Procter Mr. James, Bilbrough house
  • Robinson John, cowkeeper
  • White T., blacksmith and vict., The Hares Inn
  • Wright Mrs. Mary, Rose villa


  • Beckett Wm., The Grange farm
  • Brown Edward (yeo.), Bilbrough lodge
  • Gypson Thomas, Sandwiths
  • Jagger Benj. Green (and flour dealer)
  • Johnson George (and carrier)
  • Lealman Wm., Street houses
  • Myers John, Bilbrough farm
  • Potter Robert Addinell (and overseer and road surveyor), Normans house
  • Rhodes George, Low farm
  • Watson Wm., Manor house
  • Wright Joseph (and grocer)

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