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



  • Postal address, Harpham, Lowthorpe, Hull.

    Mails arrive at 7-45 a.m., and are despatched at 5 p.m. Nearest Money Order Office, Lowthorpe.

    Nearest Telegraph Office, Driffield. William Webster Woodmansey, sub-postmaster.

Miscellany of trades

  • Brooke Miss Annie, schoolmistress
  • Day William, joiner
  • Owston Mrs. Frances, vict., St. Quintin Arms
  • Rounding Owston, boot and shoe maker
  • Theakstone Thomas, blacksmith
  • Woodmansey Wm. Webster, grocer and draper


  • Appleby Mark, Harpham grange
  • Ellyard John, Hallgarth farm
  • Ellyard William Watson
  • Harrison George
  • Owston Michael, Manor house
  • Robinson Tilburn Dickenson
  • Taylor Edward, Turtle hill
  • Thompson Decimus
  • Watson Charles
  • Wresdell John


  • Wood John, to Bridlington on Wednesdays and Saturdays, to Driffield on Thursdays

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