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



  • Post Office, Money Order Office, and Savings Bank, Weaverthorpe, York; Wm. Hodgson, sub-postmaster. Mails arrive via Sherburn York, at 8-50 am., and are despatched at 5-0 p.m. in summer and 4-0 p.m. in winter. Nearest Telegraph Office, Sherburn, four miles distant.

Miscellany of trades

  • Anderson Fred, grocer
  • Anderson Mr. Gregory
  • Asquith Mrs. Mary
  • Bayly Rev. Thomas, BA., vicar
  • Bradford Henry, general merchant
  • Byrn Mervyn Nicholas, B.A. (Dublin), L.A.H. (Dublin), (T.C. Sir P. Dun's and Rol. Hosps., Dublin), physician and surgeon, surgeon to Weaverthorpe Friendly Society
  • Dowsland Mrs. Betsy
  • Hebblethwaite Mrs. Jane Young David, butcher
  • Ireland William, chimney sweeper
  • Jones & Co., rope manufacturers
  • Lawson Mrs. George, Clair villa
  • Lovel Mrs. Eleanor Louisa, ladies' seminary
  • Nelson William, saddler
  • Patrick Mrs. Betsy, baker
  • Ringrose Jonathan, M.R.C.V.S. (E. & L.), veterinary surgeon
  • Rollinson Miss Jane Ann, shopkeeper
  • Smith William, schoolmaster
  • Webster Athelstane, builder


  • Blacksmiths. Lickes Thomas Milner William Webster William

Boot & Shoe Makers.

  • Cooper Jonathan
  • Jackson Joseph


  • Bayes Mrs. Mary. to Driffield on Tues., Thurs., and Sat. (and flour dealer)
  • Bradford J.M., to Driffield on Thurs., Malton on Mon.
  • Cooper Leonard, to Malton on Tues. and Sat., Scarborough and Driffield on Thurs., in winter, Scarborough on Tues. & Thurs., in summer
  • Gordon John, to Driffield on Thursday and Saturday
  • Nendick George, to Driffield on Thursday (and grocer)
  • Wiley George, to Malton on Tues. and Sat., and Driffield on Thursday (and grocer)


  • Patrick Miss Jane
  • Perrott Mrs. Annie
  • Sellars Miss Mary Isabel


  • Adamson Richard
  • Burton Charles, Manor house
  • Burton Cornelius, Pasture hs
  • Foley Mark, The Ling
  • Grice Wm., Dotterill cottage
  • Hodgson Hornby
  • Jackson Charles
  • Milner John, Rarey farm
  • Milner Rd., Mt. Rose or Rose cottage
  • Topham Mrs. Annie Louisa, Gara house
  • Wardell William Matt., Brook farm


  • Blue Bell; Mrs. Mary Bayes
  • Star; William Milner

Joiners & Wheelwrights.

  • Bayes Richard Harrison
  • Burnett John
  • Hall Mrs. Jane
  • Milner Jonathan

Tailors and Drapers.

  • Anderson Joseph
  • Hebblethwaite Richard
  • Hodgson William (and parish clerk, &c.), Post office

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