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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for KIRKBYMOORSIDE in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Post Office,

  • Crown-square, Robert Cooper, Post Master.
  • Letters are despatched by way of York at noon, and arrive at seven in the morning from Lady-day to Michaelmas, and at eight during the winter months.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Atkinson Mrs. Richard, Market place
  • Atkinson Thomas, gent. Dale end
  • Bearcroft William, esq. Castle gate
  • Brewis Rev ---, How end
  • Gray Rev. Edmund, Dale end
  • Harwood William, gent. West end
  • King Rev. Henry, Market place
  • Petch Mrs, Hannah, How end
  • Robinson Christopher gent. West end
  • Waind Robert, gent. Market place,
  • Watson John, gent. Church street

Academies and Schools,
Not otherwise described are Day Schools

  • Adamson Thomas, West end
  • Hornsey Robert, Crown square
  • Jackson Jane (ladies' boarding and day) Job's hall
  • Jackson William (boarding & day) Job's hall
  • Thompson Ann, Market place


  • Garbutt William, Market place
  • Petch Robert, How end


  • Garbutt William, West end
  • Garbutt William, jun. (and edge tool maker) Castle gate
  • Pilmoor John (white) West end

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Atkinson John (and leather cutter) How end
  • Bradley William, Percy end
  • Cattle James, West end
  • Charter John, Market place
  • Dobson James & Francis, Market place
  • Ellerker Matthew, Dale end
  • Hebron William, How end
  • Hewedine Thomas, West end
  • Porteus Moses, How end
  • Sample James, How end
  • Sample John (and clog and patten maker) Percy end
  • Sample William, Market place
  • Snowball Joseph, Market place
  • Ward Christopher, Market place


  • Bower George, Market place
  • Ellerker George, Market place
  • Fisher Charles, Castle gate
  • Fisher James, Market place
  • Fryer John, Market place
  • Graystock John, Castle gate
  • Thorp James, Market place
  • Wood William, Market place

Cabinet Makers & Joiners,

  • Clark Cornelius, Market place
  • Denny Joseph, Percy end
  • Haigh Thomas, How end
  • Poole James, How end
  • Potter Gen. (joiner only) Market pi
  • Stead Robert, Castle gate


  • Judson George, Dale end
  • Sonley Robert, West end

Corn Millers,

  • Potter Richard, Hawkeld head
  • Rivis William, Yoadworth
  • Robinson John, Kirkby Mills


  • Holden Joseph, Percy end
  • Snowdon Isaac, How end

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • County, Christopher Robinson, Westend
  • Yorkshire, Robert Petch, How end

Grocers & Drapers,
(See also Linen & Woollen Drapers)

  • Ainsley Joseph, Market place
  • Breckon Joseph, Crown square
  • Frank George (and seedsman) Market place
  • Hill Nicholas (and tea dealer) West end
  • Jackson George (& tallow chandler) Percy end
  • Lumley John (and druggist) Market place
  • Moore Thomas, (& grocer) Market place
  • Sowray Thomas, West end
  • Wood William (& tallow chandler) Market place

Hair Dressers,

  • Charter William, (& toy dlr.) Market place
  • Walker Joseph, Market place

Hat Manufacturers,

  • Burrows James, (& furrier) Market place
  • Wainwright Thomas, How end

Inns & Public Houses,

  • Black Swan, Jonathan Potter, Market place
  • Crown, William Simpson, Crown square
  • Dog & Duck, Richard Ransom, Market place
  • George and Dragon, William Wood, Market place
  • Hare, John Leng, Market place
  • King's Head, Thomas Duck, Market place
  • Queen's Head, John Smithies, Market place
  • Red Lion. Jonathan Richardson, Crown square
  • Tontine Inn (and excise office) John Atkinson, Market place
  • White Horse Inn (& posting house) Charles Harword, Market place

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Fletcher Hannah (& earthenware dealer) Market place
  • Gill George (and straw hat maker) Market place
  • Gill William, Market place


  • Potter John, Market place
  • Wood William, Market place

Milliners & Dress Makers,

  • Clark Mrs. Market place
  • Ellis Ann, Castle gate
  • Judson Mary, Church street

Painters, Plumbers and Glaziers,

  • Dawson Thomas, West end
  • Jefferson Robert, Market place

Rope & Net Makers,

  • Buck Thomas, Dale end
  • Ellerker Christopher, Percy end


  • Barwick Matthias, Market place
  • Webster John, Church street

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Best John, West end
  • Charter Jeremiah, West end
  • Hugill William, Market place
  • Sampson Dailey. West end
  • Seddon James, Market place
  • Simpson Francis, West end
  • Warriner Jeremiah, How end

Stone Masons,

  • Allison John, Percy end
  • Allison Thomas, West end
  • Holliday John, How end
  • Rickaby Thomas, West end
  • Smithies William, Tinley garth
  • Whitaker Edward, West end


  • Appleby Thomas, Crown square
  • Chapman Richard, Percy end
  • Harrison Thomas, (& coroner for the north riding) West end


  • Coning Joseph, West end
  • Hardy William, (& draper) West end
  • Jackson Robert, Market place
  • King William, How end
  • Marshall William, Dale end
  • Reynolds John, Crown square

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Blades John (and ironmonger) Market place
  • Ness William, West end


  • Ascough William, glass dealer & fruiterer, Market place
  • Bailey Gen. spinning a heel maker, Dale end
  • Banks William, turner, Percy end
  • Buck John, sheepskin dealer, Dale end
  • Calvert Henry, ironmonger, tinman and brazier, Market place
  • Cooper Robert, printer, Crown square
  • Easterby William, gun and whitesmith, Market place
  • Gill John, linen weaver, Percy end
  • Hall Joseph, clog & patten maker, How end
  • Harland Ann. glover, West end
  • Harwood Hannah, flax dresser & spirit merchant, Job's hall
  • Newsam Robert, baker, Marketplace
  • Potter George, grocer, flax dresser and butter & bacon factor, Market place
  • Smith James, spirit merchant, Crown square
  • Stockdale John, basket maker, How end
  • Trueman David, lace maker and grocer, Percy end
  • Wake George, machine maker, Percy end


  • To Helmsley, Robert Pearson, from the George and Dragon-and Francis Sellar, from the Black Swan, every Tuesday and Friday.
  • To Malton, Thomas Keddy, every Thursday and Saturday-and John Wrightson, every Saturday.
  • To Scarborough, Robert Pearson, from the George and Dragon, every Tuesday-and Francis Sellar, from the Black Swan, every Tuesday and Friday-both go through Pickering.
  • To York, John Wrightson, every Thursday.

Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003