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


  • Post (R.S.O.), Money Order, Telegraph, Insurance and Annuity, and Savings Bank Office, at Thos. Roberts. Letters arrive daily from all parts at 5-40 a.m.; from Leeds at 4-12 p.m.; and are despatched at 8 p.m., Sundays, 6-45 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Ackroyd Aaron, cowkeeper
  • Barker Mrs. Hannah, shopkeeper
  • Crosthwaite Rt. Rev. Robert Jarratt, M.A., The Rectory
  • Fisher Frederick, tailor
  • Head William, blacksmith
  • Mackie Rev. Ellis Charles, B.A., curate
  • Mitchell Edward, gardener
  • Oliver Mrs. Isabella Annie, Bolton lodge
  • Roberts Thomas, postmaster, registrar of births and deaths, assist, overseer and parish clerk
  • Ward William Henry, station master, goods and coal agent


  • Colley Francis; h Tadcaster
  • Gill John
  • Houseman Henry
  • Jewitt Joseph
  • Maskill Robert, Hornington manor
  • Mollett William, and butcher, Grange farm also:
  • Mollett William, and vict., Crown Inn
  • Myers William
  • Penty Robert, Glebe farm
  • Shilleto William Edward (churchwarden)
  • Upton John and William, Pallathorpe


  • Letters via Tadcaster. Wall letter Box cleared at 7-45 a.m., and 6-55 p.m., week days.

Miscellany of trades

  • Barker Thomas, farm bailiff
  • Copley Mr. Robert
  • Jordan Mrs. Mary E. A., schoolmistress
  • Lawson-Smith Edward M., Esq., Colton lodge
  • Lazenby Charles, joiner and wheelwright
  • Lazenby Henry, blacksmith and assistant overseer
  • Mason Joseph, shopkeeper
  • Simpson Thomas, shopkeeper


  • Copley Frederick, Grange farm
  • Harrison Arthur
  • Illingworth Alic, Hagg farm
  • Jordan Mrs. Sarah, and vict., Sun Inn
  • Morritt R. A. (yeo.); h Rokeby park
  • Powell George
  • Shaw Robert Adams, Brecks farm
  • Stoker William
  • Wilson & Cundall; h Tadcaster


  • Letters via Tadcaster.

Miscellany of trades

  • Haskell William, police sergeant
  • Reynolds Thomas, vict., Wild Man


  • Brewster Matthew, Bow Bridge farm
  • Lealman William, Street House farm
  • Lofthouse Seth, Steeton grange
  • Marshall Charles, Steeton farm
  • Myers James & Son (Frank), Steeton hall

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