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


Miscellany of trades

  • Thomas Alsop shopkeeper
  • Robert Bewell tailor
  • Charles Brown farmer
  • John Brown farmer
  • Robert Brown gardener
  • Nicholas Ellyard farmer
  • John Hakner carrier
  • Isaac Harrison shopkeeper and farmer
  • Robert Jarratt farmer
  • William Jefferson farmer
  • Mrs Jane Lovel farmer
  • Andrew Milson parish clerk
  • Mrs Sabine Milson dressmaker
  • Richard Mosey Owston farmer
  • Jeremiah Reaston St Quintin's Arms
  • Miss Lucy Reaston dressmaker
  • Owston Rounding shoemaker
  • Edward Taylor farmer
  • Richard Thompson farmer
  • William Wilson farmer Harpham Field
  • William Wilson blacksmith
  • Mrs Mary Woodmansey mistress of National school
  • William Woodmansey master of National school and postmaster
  • John Wresdell farmer


  • William Woodmansey receiver.
  • Letters arrive from hull via Lowthorpe at 9am and are despatched thereto at quarter past 3pm.
  • The nearest money order office is at Driffield

St John of Beverley Church:

  • Rev Joseph Hordern MA vicar
  • Rev John Hoyland MA curate


  • Bridlington John Hakner every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday Jeremiah Reaston every Saturday
  • Driffield John Hakner every Monday, Thursday and Friday
  • Jeremiah Reaston every Thursday.

Transcribed by Shelly Stephenson. ©2006