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



  • Post Office at William Edgar's. Letters arrive daily via Darlington at 6-50 a.m., and are despatched, week-days, at 5-25 p.m.; Sundays, 3-10 p.m.

Miscellany of trades

  • Abbott Samuel, butcher
  • Beecham William, shopkeeper
  • Best Thomas, shoemaker
  • Braban Mrs. Margaret
  • Brown Ralph, blacksmith
  • Edgar William, postmaster
  • Giles Miss Helen, schoolmistress
  • Habron Peter, market gardener
  • Hetherington John
  • Hudson John, parish clerk
  • Johnson Mrs. Frances Jane
  • Johnson Miss Jane, Rose villa
  • Taylor Rev. Rd. Hunsley, B.A., The Vicarage
  • Wood Mrs. Margaret


  • Coates Christopher (and auctioneer and valuer}
  • Guy Thomas
  • Johnson Charles Henry, Cleasby hall
  • Johnson George Herbert, High farm
  • Mitchell John
  • Moore George, Cleasby grange

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