Transcript of the entry for the Post Office, professions and trades for NETHER POPPLETON WITH UPPER POPPLETON in Bulmer's Directory of 1890.



  • Post Office at Mrs. Mary Whitehouse's. Letters via York. Despatch, from 1st March to 31st October, at 6 p.m.; and from 1st November to end of February at 5 p.m. No Sunday business.

Miscellany of trades

  • Banks Mr. Louis Henry
  • Barker Alfred, schoolmaster
  • Camm Mr. Nicholas Cunlifle, Poppleton lodge
  • Cundall Henry, horse breaker
  • Douglas Benjamin, Laundry
  • Eland John H. N., horse dealer, Priory house
  • Forth F. B., shopkeeper and market gardener
  • Hayes Thomas, vict. and farmer, Fox Inn
  • Horsley Fred., vict. and farmer, Lord Nelson
  • Lupton John, blacksmith
  • Richardson Rd., Esq., Nether Poppleton hall
  • Rushworth Chas. Geo. Golden, Esq., solicitor, and clerk to York School Board
  • Ryder Miss Martha
  • Traves James, vict., Red Lion
  • Whitehouse Mrs. Mary, Post office
  • Williams Rev. Jno., Nether Poppleton vicarage
  • Wilson John, bricklayer


  • Duckles Robert John
  • Ezart Samuel
  • Powell John (and market gardener)
  • Richardson William
  • Sampson Henry, Manor house
  • Taylor William, Wood House farm
  • Whitehouse George Henry, The Hall farm


  • Letters via York. Letter Box, near Wesleyan Chapel, cleared at 5-40 p.m. in winter, and 6-40 p.m. in summer. No collection on Sundays. Nearest Money Order Office, Acomb.

Miscellany of trades

  • Atkinson John, station master
  • Baines Richard, grocer
  • Church of England Chapel-of-Ease (All Saints); Graham Rev. John, B.A., curate
  • Hall Mr. Henry
  • Hardwick Aaron
  • Hawkin Allen
  • Hudspeth John Geo., vict., Boot and Shoe Inn
  • Illingworth Mrs. Catherine Elizabeth
  • Illingworth John, vict., White Horse
  • Jolley Mr. John Ord, Ebor house
  • Potter Thomas, joiner and wheelwright
  • Richardson RoberRichmond Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Simpson John Robert
  • Thacker Major William, The Villa
  • Walker John, bootmaker and market gardener
  • Walker John, vict., Lord Collingwood Inn, and market gardener


  • Cammidge William, Poppleton crescent
  • Carr Robert
  • Cawood Francis
  • Deighton John (and butcher)
  • Deighton John Thomas (yeo.)
  • Elmer John (yeo.)
  • Hardwick John William
  • Hawkin G. A. (and guardian), The Villa farm
  • Hawkin Thomas, Burlands farm
  • Kendall Joseph, Moor House farm
  • Laidler Mrs. Adelaide
  • Lancaster William
  • Whitehouse William Stephen

Market Gardeners.

  • Carr William, Ebor cottage
  • Dalton Ralph
  • Dalton Robert
  • Ernest Robert
  • Hawkes George
  • Hayes Robert
  • Moor John Robert, Cherry Tree house
  • Nottingham John
  • Powell William
  • Richardson Thomas
  • Whitehouse Thomas
  • Wood John (& carrier to York every Saturday from Pack Horse, Micklegate)

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