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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for ROBIN HOOD'S BAY in Pigot's Directory of 1834.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Barry John, esq. Park gate
  • Coverdale Mr. Tyson
  • Dixon Rev. George, Thorpe
  • Gordon Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Harrison Rev. James
  • Lingard Lient. John, R.N.
  • Longster Mrs.
  • Mill Mr. Alexander (surgeon)

Shopkeepers, Traders, &c.,

  • Bell James, shoemaker
  • Bowmer Francis, cartwright
  • Butterworth Simon, shoemaker
  • Chapman John, tailor
  • Cummins George, shoemaker
  • Grainger Zachariah, cartwright
  • Jameson John, shopkeeper
  • Leadsom William, miller, Ramsdale mill
  • Martin John, blacksmith
  • Matthews Ann, shopkeeper
  • Moorsom John, tailor
  • National School, Thorpe -- Rev. George Dixon, master
  • Parkinson Emanuel, shopkeeper, Thorpe
  • Parkinson John, shoemaker
  • Prodham William, shopkeeper
  • Richardson John, shopkeeper
  • Robinson Thomas, stone mason
  • Robinson William, miller
  • Shadforth Isaac, shopkeeper
  • Smallwood John, blacksmith
  • Steel John, shopkeeper
  • Stubbs William, stone mason
  • Todd Frances, shopkeeper
  • Watson John, schoolmaster
  • Williamson Joseph, tailor

Ship Owners,
Marked # are also Masters,

  • # Coggins Thomas
  • # Crosby Robinson
  • Estell William
  • # Grainger Martin
  • # Hebden William
  • Ireland Samuel, Peak
  • # Mawson Christopher
  • # Mennell John
  • # Mills Isaac
  • Moorson Christopher
  • Rickinson John
  • # Robinson Richard
  • # Robinson Richard, jun.
  • Robinson William
  • Skerry James
  • Smith John
  • # Steel John
  • # Storm James
  • # Tindale Benjamin
  • Wade Richard

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Fishing Boat, John Leng, Thorpe
  • Fylingdales Inn, Emanuel Parkinson, Thorpe
  • King's Head, John Thompson
  • Laurel Inn, John Matthews
  • Letters, John Steel
  • Letters, Frances Todd
  • Masons' Arms, Thomas Robinson
  • New Inn, Tabitha Pearson
  • Royal Oak, William Kell, Thorpe
  • Ship, Mary Avitt


  • To Whitby, John Thompson, every Saturday
  • To York, (through Whitby) Tabitha Pearson and John Thompson, from their houses, every Tuesday

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000