Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for HELMSLEY in Baines's Directory of 1823.



  • Postmaster, Thomas Pape, Castlegate.
  • Letters from York arrive at 5 morning and are sent off to York at 2 afternoon.
  • Letters from Kirkby arrive at 1 noon, and are sent of to Kirkby at 7 morning.

Gentry &c.:

  • Dixon Rev. G. vicarage, Bondgate
  • Duncombe Charles, Esq. Duncombe Park
  • Sandwith Major William, Market place

Academies, (Bdg. and Day),

  • Simpson Rev. George Market place
  • Ward John, (National) Church street


  • Hutchinson S. agent to the North.
  • Riding bank, Market place


  • Clark John, jun. Market place
  • Clark John, sen. Market place
  • Coolser John. Castlegate
  • Mason John, (and hardware dealer) Bondgate

Boot and Shoemakers,

  • Jones Hugh, Church street
  • Moorhouse Jonah Pottergate
  • Sunlay William, Market place
  • Thompson Thomas, Bondgate
  • Tutin William, and Son, Market place


  • Newby William, Pottergate
  • Pape Richard, Market place
  • Richardson Thomas, Church street
  • Simpson Benjamin, Church street
  • Sunlay John, Pottergate

Corn Factors,

  • Comins Robert, Church street
  • Winn Thomas, Church street


  • Myers Richard, Market place


  • Bentley John, Market place
  • Shaw Joseph, Church street
  • Sigsworth William, Bondgate


  • Cummings Matthew, Pottergate
  • Smith George, Ryegate
  • Watson George, Ryegate

Grocers, Tea Dealers, Linen and Woollen Drapers, &c.,

  • Barker Thomas and John, (& bacon & butter factors) Market place
  • Bentley W. W. Market place
  • Hutchinson Simeon, (and agent to the Norwich Union fire &c. Office) Market place
  • Snowden L. Church street
  • Trueman David, Church street

Hatters and Furriers,

  • Burrows James, Boroughgate
  • Canniel David, Castlegate

Inns and Taverns,

  • Black Swan, Matthew Agar, (& excise office) Market place
  • Board, B Simpson, Church street
  • Crown, John Cowen, Market place
  • Golden Lion, S. Caterson, Market place
  • New Inn, Tate and Coates, (and posting house) Boroughgate
  • Royal Oak, Ann Pape, Marketplace

Ironmonger, &c.,

  • Pape Thomas, (& glover) Castlegate
  • Spark John, Market place

Joiners and Cabinet Makers,

  • Frank William, Castlegate
  • Milner Michael, Ryegate
  • Spark John, Market place
  • Wean George, Bondgate

Provision Dealers,

  • Barker Thomas, Church street
  • Moorhouse Ralph, Boroughgate
  • Shepherd John (& bacon) Church street
  • Shout Charles, Bondgate


  • Rountree William, (and sub-distributor of stamps and last maker) Market place
  • Tyreman Abraham, Boroughgate

Plumbers and Glaziers,

  • Dawson Robert, Bondgate
  • Jackson John, Church street

Rope Manufacturers,

  • Buck John, Church street
  • Wilson Thomas, Pottergate


  • Barrick Thomas, Market place
  • Ward William, Market place

Spirit Dealers,

  • Sigsworth Sarah, (maltster) Church street
  • Simpson Benjamin, Church street


  • Harris Robert, Market place
  • Ness Job, Market place
  • Sandwith John, Market place


  • Betts Charles, Pottergate
  • Betts James, Pottergate
  • Cooper Thomas, Bondgate
  • Johnson Robert, Castlegate
  • Webster John, Church street

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Cowen John, Market place
  • Shout Charles, Bondgate
  • Smith William, Church street

Watch and Clock Makers,

  • Stewart Robert, Bondgate
  • Ward William, Market place


  • Warrener Richard, Pottergate
  • Warrener Thomas, Bondgate

Miscellany of trades

  • Craggs Jane, Milliner, Church street
  • Dawson John, exciseman, Castlegate
  • Fenwick John, corn miller, Church street
  • Harrison John, Church street
  • Harrison Thomas, Church street
  • Hutchinson John, accountant, Boroughgate
  • Jackson William, turner in wood, Church street
  • Milner John, house and sign painter, bottom of Castlegate
  • Munford Thomas, stay maker, Church street
  • Park John, tanner, Boroughgate
  • Rook Thomas, brazier, &c. Castlegate
  • Sigsworth Sarah, maltster, Church street
  • Tate John, Borough gate
  • Thompson John, Boroughgate
  • Ward George, gunsmith, Church street
  • Ward John, Market place
  • Windress James, currier, Boroughgate


  • John Pearson (to the Black Swan) from Scarbro', arr. Fri. at 7 night, ret. Sat. at 2 aft, by way of Kirkby and Pickering.
  • William Howe, to Malton Tu. and Thur. dep. 3 mg. ret. 6 evg.
  • William Simpson, to York Mon. and Thur. ret. Tu. and Fri. dep. 1 mg. ret. 6 evg.
  • William Wood, to Thirsk Mon. dep. 3 mg. ret, same day; and to Kirkby on Tu. dep. 1 aft. ret. same day.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for POCKLEY in Baines's Directory of 1823.


  • Atkinson Thomas
  • Read John
  • Todd Sarah
  • Warner Rhd.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for SPROXTON in Baines's Directory of 1823.


  • Barker Christopher
  • Hesp John
  • Ness Robert
  • Newley John
  • Robson John
  • Robson William
  • Swales Richard
  • Wilson Richard
  • Wilson Robert