Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

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

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

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


  • Post Office at Mrs. Hannah Thomson's, grocer. Letters via York arrive at 7 a.m. and 7-30 p.m., and are despatched at 8 a.m. and 7-30 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Biscomb John & T., brick manufacturers
  • Bromehead Rev. John Nowill, A.K.C., The Vicarage
  • Brown William, junr., joiner, cabinet maker, undertaker, wheelwright, shoeing and general smith; smithwork executed in the best and neatest manner; noted for shoeing hunters; special attention to greenhouse work; prices given; orders punctually attended to; Perseverance works
  • Brown Wm., senr., gardener and parish clerk
  • Close Alderman John, The Hollies
  • Club and Reading Room; W. D. Hodgson, sec.
  • Dawson John Walker, vict., Turf Tavern
  • Ellis Harry, cowkeeper
  • Glover Walter William, vict., Cross Keys, horse breaker and horse dealer; horses broken and made handy to hounds; horses bought and sold on commission on reasonable terms; hunters let out for hire; good stabling for hunters, &c.
  • Humpheries William, police sergeant
  • Jackson Thomas, assist. overseer and collector of government taxes
  • Jepson Mr. Thomas Francis
  • Leach George, schoolmaster
  • Munro Russell Henry, Esq., The Cottage
  • Nelson John, brick and tile manufacturer
  • Pottage William, vict., Fox Inn
  • Raine Mr. William Henry, The Beeches
  • Rushton John, gardener
  • Severne Mr. Edward
  • Shoukemith Mr. John, Oak house
  • Thomson Mrs. Hannah, grocer, Post office
  • Wright Mr. Charles Ed. Leigh, The Manor


  • Bentley Thomas (and overseer), The Moor
  • Easton Fred. (and cattle dealer), Manor farm
  • Stoker Joseph, The Moor

Market Gardeners.

  • Bellerby Thomas
  • Brown Joseph
  • Exelby Henry
  • Hope George
  • Hughes Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Jemeison Arthur Cooke
  • Parker George
  • Pearcy George
  • Snowball Joseph
  • Verity Thomas

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