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

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


  • Post Office, Sancton. Thomas Ella, sub-postmaster. Letters via Sancton, R.S.O. (E. Yorks.), arrive at 5-50 a.m., and are despatched at 6-40 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Allison Richard, foreman, Houghton Hall farm
  • Catholic School; Miss Theresa Judge, mistress
  • Ella Thomas, grocer, Post office
  • Hiley Rev. William, D.D., vicar of Sancton
  • Hopper Mr. John
  • Langdale Charles, Esq., J.P., Houghton hall
  • Miller James, shoemaker
  • Oxtoby Richard, blacksmith, White house
  • Porrill Charles, gardener
  • Swan Mr. Henry, Prospect house
  • Tindale Henry, carrier to Hull (Friday)
  • Tindale William, farmer and vict., Star Inn
  • Turner Tom, joiner and wheelwright
  • Ward William, coal dealer
  • Wells Very Rev. Canon James (Catholic), The Presbytery


  • Campbell Thomas (yeo.), Sancton lodge
  • Foster Matthew (yeo.), Sandhill cottage (and estate agent to C. Langdale, Esq.), and assistant overseer
  • Foster Thomas, Sandhill cottage
  • Greathead Charles
  • Hutchinson Charles, Sancton grange
  • Kirby William, Houghton lane
  • Knapton Robert Wm., Castle farm, Houghton
  • Parker William, Sancton hill
  • Pears Robert, Maske Hall farm
  • Reader George, Inman cottage
  • Thomas Mrs. Ellen (owner), Low street
  • Vause Wm., Dale farm (and owner, Low street)
  • Watson Wm. Dickinson, Manor hs., Houghton

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