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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for MASHAM in Pigot's Directory of 1834.


  • Post Office, Market place, George Jackson, Post master

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Barker Mr. Peter, Park st
  • Bell Mr. John, Park st
  • Bolland Miss Elizabeth, Market place
  • Bolland Mr. Henry, Market place
  • Bolland Mr. Roger, Market place
  • Bowes Miss Cecilia, Park st
  • Buckle Miss Ann, Silver st
  • Burrill Rev. Joseph, Silver st
  • Carter Mrs. Elizabeth, Market place
  • Dalton Captain John, Slanyforth grange
  • Dalton Colonel John, Slanyforth hall
  • Danby Mrs. ---, Swinton park
  • Hammond Mr. Richard, Park row
  • Hutton Darcey, esq. Aldborough hall
  • Jordan Rev. John, Burn lane
  • Lightfoot Mrs. Grace, Park st
  • Martin Mrs. ---, Market place
  • Sadler Mrs. Mary, Park st
  • Thompson Mr. James, Silver st
  • Waddington Rev. George (vicar) Park row
  • Watson Mr. John, Park row
  • Wrather Mr. Samuel, Silver st
  • Wrather Captain Thomas, Market place

Academies & Schools,

  • Free School (boys') Market place -- Christopher Marsden, master
  • Free School (girls') Park row -- Elizabeth Goodhall, mistress
  • Grammar School (day & boarding) Market place -- Edmund Barker, master
  • Jordan Hannah (day & boarding) Burn lane


  • Prest John (& agent to the Yorkshire fire & life office) Silver st
  • Strangwayes Richard, Silver st


  • Beckwith William, Silver st
  • Fleetham Matthew (& cut nail manufacturer) Park st
  • Imeson George, Swinton
  • Mallaby Peter, Back st
  • Metcalf John, Park st
  • Rider Robert, Park st

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Benson John, Burn lane
  • Brewster James, Park row
  • Court Thomas, Back st
  • Dowson Edward, Market place
  • Elsworth William, Silver st
  • Furby George, Market place
  • Haste John, Park st
  • Mainman John, Market place
  • Moor Joseph, Lobby
  • Myers Edward, Park st
  • Pybus Edward, Silver st
  • Sturdy Francis, Silver st
  • Towler Isaac, Back st
  • Towler Thomas, Lobby
  • Wharton Thomas, Park row

Brewers & Maltsters,

  • Lightfoot William, Market place
  • Wood John, Silver st


  • Appleton George, Market place
  • Glew John, Fearby
  • Jackson John, Silver st
  • Scurrah John, Fearby
  • Williamson William (& cheese and bacon factor) Park row
  • Wood William, Hill


  • Duffield James, Back st
  • Duffield John, Park st

Grocers & Tea Dealers,
(See also Shopkeepers, &c.)

  • Blackburn James (& draper) Silver st
  • Durham Thomas & Sons, Market place
  • Metcalf Henry, Market place
  • Theakston Thomas, Silver st


  • Bull, John Wood, Silver st
  • King's Head, John Lightfoot, Market place
  • Lord Nelson, Thomas Hammond, Market place


  • Jackson George, Market place
  • Terry William, Hill

Joiners & Cabinet Makers,

  • Alton & Atkinson (& timber merchants) Back st
  • Fisher John, Park row
  • Metcalfe James, Market place
  • Towler John, Park st

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Carter Thomas, Silver st
  • London William, Market place
  • Metcalf Henry, Market place
  • Raper John (& tea dealer) Park st
  • Theakston Thomas, Silver st

Milliners & Dress Makers,

  • Ascough Eliza, Park st
  • Hartley Mary, Market place
  • Pratt Margaret, Market place


  • London James, Market place
  • Stott Thomas, Market place

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Clarkson Charlotte (& dealer in garden seeds) Silver st
  • Coldbeck Elizabeth, Park st
  • Forbes Thomas, Market place
  • Graham James, Black Bull lane
  • Scurrah William, Black Bull lane
  • Thompson Robert, Lobby

Stone Masons,

  • Clarkson Matthew, Silver st
  • Hall William, Park st

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Deighton Mary, Market place
  • Duffield Ann, Park st
  • Pullen Dorothy, Silver st
  • Thompson Betty, Lobby

Straw Plat Dealers,

  • Forbes Thomas, Market place
  • Rayner William, Market place
  • Scurrah William, Black Bull lane
  • Thompson Robert, Lobby


  • Dalgliesh William M. M.D. Market place
  • Hutchinson Richard Ella, Park st


  • Atkinson Henry, Park st
  • Castling Henry, Silver st
  • London William (& draper) Market place
  • Thompson Robert, Back st
  • Towler Samuel, Black Bull lane

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Durham Thomas & Sons, Market place
  • Williamson John, Park st
  • Williamson William, Park st

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Board, Edmund Barker, Silver st
  • Board, Ann Hawswell, Silver st
  • George & Dragon, Thomas Hanley, Hill
  • Royal Oak, Robert Welford, Park st
  • White Bear, Anthony Gill, Silver st

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Backhouse Benjamin, Silver st
  • Terry William, Hill


  • Alton & Atkinson (& gig makers) Park st
  • Fryer George, Park st
  • Gill Anthony, Silver st
  • London James (& gig maker) Back st
  • Sturdy John, Park st

Wine & Spirit Merchants,

  • Barker Edmund, Silver st
  • Lightfoot John, Market place
  • Wood John, Silver st

Wool Combers,

  • Clarke George, Silver st
  • Clarke Joseph, Silver st
  • Clarkson John, Market place
  • Cummins John, Lobby
  • Jackson Edmund & Elizabeth, near the Market place
  • Jackson James, Silver st
  • Ruecroft James, Park row


  • Durham Thomas, Silver st
  • Williamson William, Park row


  • Ascough Henry, fellmonger, Park st
  • Backhouse Benjamin, china & earthenware dealer, Silver st
  • Calvert George, plumber & glazier, Park st
  • Clarkson Sarah, retailer of beer, Silver st
  • Cuitt George, artist, Mount pleasant
  • Deighton John, hair dresser, Market place
  • Falkingham Thomas, painter, Park st
  • Hawkin John, chymist, druggist, & oil & colourman, Market place
  • Husband William, glove maker, Market place
  • Imeson & Blackburn, iron merchants, Silver st
  • Jackson Elizabeth, miller, Masham mill
  • Lee Mary, brazier & tin plate worker, Lobby
  • Prest James, flax dresser, Burton mill
  • Pybus William, baker, Park st
  • Rider Robert, confectioner, Park row
  • Theakston Robert, cattle dealer, Market place
  • Thwaites Richard, sieve maker, Park st


  • To Bedale, William Rayner, from his house, Market place, every Tuesday
  • To Leeds, John Nelson, from his house, Back st, every Monday -- & William Rayner, from his house, Market place, every Thursday
  • To Middleham, William Rayner, from his house, Market place, every Monday
  • To Richmond, John Nelson, from his house, Back st, every Friday

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000