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


Private Residents:

  • Jonathan Harrison Esq. Brandesburton Hall
  • Rev John Hymers DD rector
  • Rev J.F. Wilkinson curate


  • Thomas Andrew cattle dealer
  • Mrs Sarah Ann Bilton Black Swan and farmer
  • William Brown surgeon
  • Mrs Isabella Chapman farmer
  • Moses Copeland farmer
  • John Dalton farmer Mooredge
  • William Dean carrier
  • Thomas Carter Dixon farmer Barff
  • Benjamin Dunn butcher
  • George Dunn shoemaker
  • George Eastwood glazier
  • Mrs Jane Escrick farmer
  • William Gibson farmer Field House
  • William Griffin blacksmith
  • Matthew Hall Parish Clerk
  • Thomas Hall farmer Burshill
  • Samuel Harding master of Emmanuel Hospital School
  • William Christopher Harrison farmer Lane House
  • William Hebblewhite farmer Glebe
  • Thomas Holtby farmer Burshill
  • Thomas Jefferson blacksmith
  • John Maxwell grocer, draper and postmaster
  • Robert Maxwell shopkeeper
  • Isaac Medcalf wheelwright
  • Mrs Margaret Medcalf farmer Burshill
  • William Terrington Popple farmer Hall Garth
  • George Poskitt bricklayer and assistant overseer
  • Thomas Whiting Robinson butcher
  • Francis Robinson and sons wheelwrights and blacksmiths
  • William Robinson farmer Cross Hill
  • John Scarl tailor and draper
  • Edward Speed farmer
  • Charles Stead saddler
  • G. Stephenson shopkeeper
  • Joseph Stephenson shoemaker
  • John Tenny farmer
  • William Ushaw farmer Baswick Steer
  • Mrs Elizabeth Whiting Cross Keys and farmer
  • William Whiting farmer Sandfields
  • Thomas Wilson carrier

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

Post Office:

  • John Maxwell. Letters arrive at 11am and are despatched at 25mins to 2pm. Nearest money order office is at Leven.


  • Richard Hought
  • Mrs Mary Kell
  • David Richardson


  • Beverley-Thomas Wilson Saturday, William Dean Saturday
  • Hull- Thomas Wilson Tuesday

Transcribed by Shelly Stephenson. ©2006