Transcript of the entry for the Post Office, professions and trades for GANTON in Bulmer's Directory of 1892.



  • Postal address, Ganton, York.

    Mails arrive at 7-10 am., and are despatched at 6-35 p.m. Sunday - Mails arrive at 7 a.m. from November to June; and at 9 am, from July to October; and are despatched at 6-35 p.m. Frederick Ringrose, receiver. Nearest Money Order and Telegraph Office, Sherburn.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bainbridge Rev. Henry Pearson, M.A.
  • Botterill John, bricklayer
  • Bowman William, grocer, Potter Brompton
  • Boyes William, shoemaker
  • Chisholm Thomas, professional golf player
  • Dobson Thomas, joiner
  • Kirk James, Esq., C.C., Potter Brompton
  • Legard Sir Charles, Bart., J.P., D.L., The Hall
  • Maynard Mrs. Mary, dressmaker
  • Maynard William, gardener
  • Ringrose Charles, joiner and painter
  • Ringrose Fredericir, tailor
  • Ringrose Richard, bricklayer
  • Roberts George, schoolmaster
  • Sellers Thomas, tailor
  • Shaw Charles, blacksmith
  • Sherwood Christopher, grocer
  • Spencer Stephen Henry, bootmaker
  • Thornton George, carrier to Scarborough on Thursday
  • Trevvett James, station master


  • Beswick John
  • Blakeston Thomas (hind), Cat Babbleton
  • Edwards Charles, Hay bridge
  • Fewster Mrs. Sarah, Windle beck
  • Hardy Foster, Willerby Wold
  • Lovel Misses Anne and Elizabeth
  • Pickering John and Robert, Potter Brompton
  • Preston Henry, Ganton Dale house
  • Puckrin William C., Bogg hall
  • Southwell Mrs. Isabel, Ganton Wold
  • Triffitt William King, (bailiff) Wharram farm
  • Wardell Edward, and vict., Gray Hound.

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