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



  • Post, Money Order Office, and Savings Bank, Miss Ellen Hudson, postmistress. Letters via York arrive at 7-5 a.m., and are despatched at 8 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Allan Mrs. Anne, Ashfield house
  • Annakin Mrs. Anne, Beechwood house
  • Atkinson Isaac, market gardener, Acaster lane
  • Beal Mr. Thomas
  • Buckle Benjamin, blacksmith
  • Cussans Alfred, market gardener
  • Forth Charles, butcher
  • Hobson John, thrashing machine proprietor
  • Jennings John, flour dealer and vict, Royal Oak
  • Leng Robert Thomas, joiner and parish clerk
  • Metcalfe Mr. Thomas, Rose cottage
  • Smithson Mr. William N.
  • Spence Charles Bell, M.R.C.V.S.
  • Thomlinson Henry, shopkeeper
  • Thorpe Mrs. Elizabeth, shopkeeper
  • Warneford Mr. Robert
  • Whitehead Miss Emma Jane, schoolmistress
  • Willan Rev. Albert, M.A., Vicarage
  • Woodlock Thomas, station master


  • Allan George (and landowner), Ivy house
  • Beckett William, Manor house
  • Dykes Wyrill
  • Gypson William C.
  • Hobson Elias
  • Jacques Thomas, Trowell house
  • Lofthouse Thomas, Bond Hill Ash
  • Midgley Joseph, Fir Tree house
  • Milner Jas., The Grange and Greenland farms
  • Miner Mrs. Jane A.
  • Scruton William, Garden of Eden
  • Taylor Thomas Bottomley

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