Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for BISHOP BURTON in Post Office Directory of 1857.


Private Residents:

  • Mr John Atkinson
  • Mr James Baker
  • Rev Catterall (Baptist)
  • Mr Edward Nelson
  • Rev Charles Robinson MA (vicar)
  • Miss Frances Ross
  • Mrs Sarah Sedgwick
  • Captain Francis Wait Low Hall


  • William Anderson toll collector
  • Mrs Chatterton farmer Cold Harbour
  • Thomas Duck carpenter,wheelwright and parish clerk
  • George Dunn farmer
  • Henry Wauldby Duggleby farmer Ling's House
  • John dunning farmer
  • Richard Elmond farmer The Grange
  • William Ellerker shoemaker
  • William Fenwick carrier
  • Robert and Jonathan Fisher farmers Rake's Farm
  • John Gray tailor
  • James and Richard Harrison farmers
  • Robert Hayton cowkeeper
  • William Horsfield tailor William Horsley farmer
  • Thomas Jackson farmer Killingwold Graves
  • John Johnson farmer
  • William Kirby butcher
  • Thomas Lonsdale carpenter and wheelwright
  • Samuel Merritt blacksmith
  • William Ouston farmer North End farm
  • William Senior Horse and Jockey Inn
  • Marmaduke Simpson farmer
  • Robert Stainsby farmer
  • John Thompson farmer Mount Pleasant
  • Miss Elizabeth Tomlinson schoolmistress
  • Richard Tomlinson school master
  • Thomas Walker carrier
  • Jackson Warley shopkeeper and post-master
  • William Watson cornmiller Windmill
  • James Wilson carpenter and agricultural implement maker

Post Office:

  • Jackson Warley sub post-master.
  • Letters are received through Beverley by foot-post arrive at quarter to 11am, despatched 20 mins past 2pm.
  • Beverley is the nearest money order office.


  • Thomas walker to Beverley on Saturdays and Hull Fridays
  • William Fenwick to Beverley on Saturdays and Hull on Tuesdays.

Transcribed by Shelly Stephenson. ©2006