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


  • Post Office, Westow, York. Mails arrive at 7 a.m., and are despatched at 6-20 p.m. Kirkham Abbey is the nearest Money Order and Telegraph Office, one-and-a-half miles distant. Joseph Parkin, sub-postmaster.

Miscellany of trades

  • Calam Mr. John, Stone Trough house
  • Cave Ernest Alford, Int. B.A., schoolmaster
  • Duff William, tailor and draper
  • Fisher Mrs. Harriet, dressmaker
  • Hepton Thomas, builder
  • Hoggard Thos., vict. and joiner, Blacksmiths' Arms
  • Hutchinson George Henry, tailor and draper
  • Kilvington William, bootmaker
  • Lawrence Rev. Frederick, B.A., vicar
  • Marsden Dr., New vicarage
  • Midgley Mr. Edwin, Westow hall
  • Parkin Joseph, grocer
  • Potter Mrs. Sarah
  • Potter William, blacksmith
  • Revis Mrs. Ann, carrier to Malton on Wed.& Sat.
  • Revis Tom, joiner
  • Reynard H. L., Esq., Westow croft
  • Richardson Mrs. Jane
  • Simpson Thomas, carter and sexton
  • Smith David, butcher
  • Topham William, mason and builder
  • West Edmund, tailor and shopkeeper
  • Westow Church Institute; Miss Hickson, lady in charge
  • White Mrs. Fanny, grocer
  • Wilson Thos., carrier to Malton on Wed. & Sat.


  • Bielby William, Westow grange
  • Cooper Burton, Church farm
  • Davison William, Manor house
  • Goodin Samuel, White house
  • Harwood Charles, Low Penhow
  • Hepples William, Westow grange
  • Leek John, bailiff
  • Ripley William, Low grange
  • Ward Miss Rebecca (owner), Westow grange
  • Wisker John
  • Wisker William, and vict., Fox and Hounds Inn


  • Postal address, Eddlethorpe, Malton.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bradshaw John, farmer, Manor house
  • Fisher John, farmer and miller, Water mill
  • Marshall Jas. Wharram, farmer, The Grange h Kirby Grindalyth Wold


  • Postal address, Firby, York.

    Nearest Post, Money Order, and Telegraph Office, Kirkham Abbey, one mile distant.

Miscellany of trades

  • Smithson William, farmer
  • Swift William, mail contractor, Firby hall
  • Wilson John, farmer


  • Postal address, Mennethorpe, Malton.

Miscellany of trades

  • Reynolds John, mechanical engineer, Lay syke
  • Waite Mrs. Isabella, Beck houses


  • Clarkson John Linskill, Beck house
  • Dent Major Henry Francis, J.P.
  • Mooring David and William, Carthagena
  • Waite George, Beck houses

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