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Transcript of the entry for the Post Office, professions and trades for BRAFFERTON in Bulmer's Directory of 1890.


  • Letters via Helperby, York.

Miscellany of trades

  • Ashton Henry, schoolmaster
  • Bannister Thomas, vict., Fox Inn
  • Brown Jesse, blacksmith
  • Butler Edwin, farm steward, Pilmoor grange
  • Frankland James, wheelwright
  • Gallwey Capt. Philip Payne, Pilmoor hall
  • Green J. W., brick and tile maker; h Langthorpe Borobridge
  • Horsley John, station master
  • Lawson Miss Dorothy, Brafferton hall
  • McNeile Rev. Norman Fred., M.A., Vicarage
  • Potts Charles, shoemaker, &c.
  • Robinson Thos., foreman, Pilmoor Brick yard


  • Almgill Martin
  • Driffield Thomas Nelson (and seedsman), Brafferton manor
  • Pickard Robert
  • Thackwray Mrs. Mary, Spring house


  • Letters via Helperby, York.


  • Hawking John, Manor house, Thornton Briggs
  • Hawking William Henry, Treble syke
  • Weddell Henry, Broom close



  • Post, Money Order, Telegraph Office, and Savings Bank at James Gatenby's. Letters, via York, arrive at 7-30 a.m. and 6-15 p.m., and are despatched at 7-40 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Baines Charles, thrashing machine proprietor
  • Baines John, coal dealer and driller
  • Bentley Benjamin, grocer and general dealer
  • Bland Mrs. Mary, Spring cottage
  • Broad T., steam thrashing machine proprietor
  • Broader Robert, grocer
  • Brotherton Mr. Benjamin,
  • Brown William, blacksmith
  • Buttrey Mr. William, Dunroyal street
  • Cade Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Coates James, Esq., The Hall
  • Connell James, plumber; and Borobridge
  • Drury Mr. William
  • Etches Charles Alfred, surgeon, L.R.C.P. and L.R.C.S., and med. officer for the Helperby district of the union
  • Frankland William, joiner, &c., and assistant overseer for Brafferton township
  • Gatenby James, bricklayer, Post office
  • Hodgson Mrs. J., boot dealer
  • Hodgson J., painter, paperhanger, and joiner
  • Hunter Rev. C. Barnard Roderick, M.A., curate
  • Hunter Mrs.
  • Leadley John, tailor, &c.
  • Leadley Robert & Sons, joiners and carpenters
  • Meek Mrs. Sarah Ann, grocer
  • Milnthorp Edwin, managing maltster
  • Milnthorp William K., maltster, Hornby close
  • Moorey Edward, bricklayer
  • Nelson Farrow, pig dealer
  • Nettleton John, grocer and draper
  • Nolson Mrs. Elizabeth, butcher
  • Nolson William Henry, butcher and farmer
  • Poole Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Prest Thomas Morris, butcher and baker
  • Ramsden James Richard, brewer and maltster
  • Reading Room and Institute; W. Bland, sec.
  • Rex Arthur, tailor and grocer
  • Rex Mr. William
  • Ripley George, tailor, &c.
  • Rudd Mr. Harold, Rose villa
  • Scaife Gabriel William, boot and shoe maker
  • Scaife John Hodgson, joiner and painter
  • Scaife Robert, builder
  • Scaife Thomas, parish clerk and sexton
  • Shepherd Miss Eliza
  • Smith Miss Charlotte
  • Stead John, coal dealer
  • Sutcliffe Ralph, plumber and tinsmith
  • Swires John, beerseller, Star Inn
  • Tonge Miss Emily, private school
  • Walker Mr. Auton
  • Willis John Henry, butcher
  • Wilson Mrs. Annie
  • Wrather James, tailor and draper


  • Aldridge R., (and farm bailiff), Lowlands farm
  • Brabiner Anthony, Manor house
  • Colley William, Grove house
  • Gatenby Thomas, Lodge farm
  • Hawking John, Mount pleasant
  • Kirk Robert (yeo.)
  • Morrell Robert
  • Pickering William (yeo.), Cross Green villa
  • Sergeant Charles (and auctioneer and valuer)
  • Shepherd Thomas
  • Smith Robert, Derrings
  • Smithson C. (and farm bailiff), Mount pleasant
  • Thompson Matthew


  • Golden Lion; James Clark
  • Green Oak Tree; William Fenwiok
  • Half Moon; John Broad
  • Rose and Crown; John Jarvis (and butcher)

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