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



  • Post Office and Postal Order Issuing Office, Rudston, Bridlington. Mail cart from Bridlington arrives at 9-40 am., and leaves at 4-0 p.m. John Varey, sub-postmaster. Nearest Money Order and Telegraph Office, Bridlington, five miles distant.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bannister Welburn Ringrose, tailor and grocer
  • Bell George, smith
  • Booty Rev. Chas. Smetham, M.A., vicar
  • Bosville Alexander Wentworth Macdonald, Esq., J.P., Thorpe hall
  • Brown Thomas, head joiner
  • Burton James, bootmaker
  • Chadwick James, butcher
  • Corner Edward and Robert, joiners and wheelwrights
  • Coultas Richard, tailor, parish clerk, and sexton
  • Deighton George, shoemaker
  • Deighton Moses, beer retailer, Blue Ball Inn
  • Ferguson Walter Southwick, tailor and draper
  • Harper Robert, hawker
  • Humphrey Miss Mary Hannah, schoolmistress
  • Mitchell William, head keeper
  • Preston Ann, grocer
  • Taylor John, gardener
  • Usher William, greengrocer
  • Varey John, grocer and draper
  • Vyse Georgo Turner, schoolmaster
  • Watts John, smith and agricultural implementmaker


  • Brown George Hudson, Littlethorpe
  • Coulson Tranmer, Low Caythorpe
  • Cranswick Joseph, Eastgate house
  • Danby Henry, Glebe farm
  • Hall Thomas, and vict., Bosville Arms
  • Holtby David, Rudstone house
  • Lowish Francis, Manor house
  • Robson William
  • Stephenson John William, Springdales
  • Wilson George Cross, Rudston Grange
  • Wilson William, High Caythorpe


  • Burton Richard, to Bridlington on Wednesday and Saturday, and Driffield on Thursday
  • Chambers John, to Bridlington on Wednesday and Saturday, and Driffield on Thursday
  • Champlin Henry (and greengrocer), to Bridlington, Wednesday and Saturday
  • Prince Albert, to Bridlington on Wednesday and Saturday, to Driffield on Thursday
  • Putsey Mrs. Hannah, to Bridlington on Wednesday and Saturday
  • Tindall John, to Bridlington on Tuesday and Saturday, and Driffield on Thursday

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