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



  • Letters should be addressed Wighill, Tadcaster. Letters are delivered from Tadcaster at 7-15 a.m. Wall Letter Box cleared at 3-45 p.m. in winter, and 4-30 p.m. in summer.

Miscellany of trades

  • Coleman Elias, joiner
  • Dawson John Miles, Esq., J.P., Brook hall
  • Dixon Miss Mary Ellen, schoolmistress (C.E.)
  • Hawke The Hon. Lady Jane, Wighill park
  • Hiley Rev. Richard Wm., D.D., The Vicarage
  • Johnson Joseph, parish clerk
  • Kitchingman Charles Henry, estate bailiff
  • Openshaw Captain George, Wighill manor
  • Pool Thomas, junr., bootmaker and postman: h Tadcaster
  • Pool Thomas, senr., bootmaker
  • Stephenson Mrs. Hannah, Wighill house
  • Whitehead John, vict. and smith, White Swan


  • Dunwell George, Wighill grange
  • Hartley Thomas, Wighill lodge
  • Kitchingman George, Park farm
  • Powell John (and smith), Brook house
  • Thomlinson John
  • Thomlinson John Jacob (and butcher)
  • Thomlinson Matt. (and auctioneer), Easedyke

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