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



  • Post Office at Mrs. Hannah Bailey's. Letters via York arrive at 7-0 a.m., and are despatched at 5-30 p.m. No Sunday business.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bateson de Yarburgh Robert W., Esq., J.P., Heslington Hall
  • Beckett Mr. William
  • Birch John, vict., De Yarburgh Arms
  • Buckle Charles, blacksmith
  • Buckle Thomas, joiner
  • Carr Francis, land agent, Daiham house and b Stonegate, York
  • Connell Charles, shopkeeper
  • Deramore Lord, Heslington hall
  • Dixon Mr. Charles, Burton cottage
  • Dobson Mrs. Lavinia
  • Feasby Mr. Leonard
  • Foster Thomas, tailor
  • Frear Mr. James
  • Gregg John, shoemaker
  • Hardcastle Mrs. Rhoda, vict., Charles XII. Inn
  • Haw Arthur, clerk
  • Haw John William, joiner, wheelwright, and blacksmith, Bicycle house
  • Hodgson Mr. William, Lowfield house
  • Hopwood William, market gardener
  • Hornby James, head gardener, Heslington hall
  • Kay Mrs. Hannah
  • Kendall Thomas Sellers, vict., Black Bull
  • Law Mrs. Elizabeth, Heslington villa
  • Leeves Horace, bricklayer
  • Nicholson David, miller
  • Peel Rev. Frederick, M.B., The Vicarage
  • Shaw Alfred, joiner
  • Shaw William, joiner and undertaker
  • Smorfit John, butcher
  • Waite Charles, head gamekeeper
  • Whittaker Henry, cattle dealer, Bleachfield hs
  • Wilman Francis, schoolmaster


  • Amers John
  • Amers Thomas
  • Barker Thomas, hind for R.N. Melrose
  • Beckett John
  • Brown Robert, hind for W. D. Dickson, Tilmire farm
  • Connell Edward (and butcher), assistant overseer, and agent to the General Fire and Life Insurance Co.
  • Connell John
  • Cooper William
  • Cottom William, Rose villa
  • Dickson Francis, Esq. (alderman County Council), Prospect house
  • Dickson William Dale, Heslington grange
  • Dutton Thos., hind for E. Connell, Primrose hill
  • Goodall John (farm bailiff), The Hall farm
  • Hick Mrs. Ann
  • Lee William, Chestnut farm
  • Little George
  • Melrose Richard Newton (and fellmonger)
  • Ostick Frederick
  • Whitehead Robert, Cherry farm
  • Wood William, Manor house

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