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



  • Post Office, Money Order, Savings Bank, Insurance and Annuity Office, Sledmere, York. Mails arrive at 9-25 a.m., and are despatched at 5-40 p.m. Nearest Telegraph Office, Fimber Station. Henry Horner, sub-postmaster.

Miscellany of trades

  • Alden Charles, police constable
  • Buckham Rev. Fk. Holmes, A.K.C.L, incumb.
  • Dowson William, vict., Triton Inn
  • Gill William, farm bailiff
  • Haylett Mrs. Hannah, lodgings
  • Hesp Charles, tailor, Mill cottage
  • Hodgson Martin, bricklayer
  • Hotham William, foreman
  • Huggins John, woodman
  • Monkman William, tailor
  • Paterman Mrs. Annie, dressmaker
  • Roberts Robert, gardener
  • Scott Joseph, blacksmith
  • Southall William, land agent, Sledmere castle
  • Sykes Sir Tatton, Bart., Sledmere house
  • Thelwell - , schoolmaster


  • Beal John, Groom farm
  • Beal Mark, Groom house
  • Beal Moses, Marmatt farm
  • Clark J., Kirby
  • Cook F., Nat farm
  • Etty Coulson, Field house
  • Ewbank Edward, Avenue farm
  • Hopkinson J., Mill farm
  • Horner John (and grocer), Collywoods farm
  • Leonard Thomas, Life hill
  • Major John, Grange farm
  • Robinson John Dale, Warren farm
  • Wildon James, Wood hill

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