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



  • Post Office at Edward Swales', West Tanfield. Letters via Bedale arrive at 8-20 a.m., and are despatched at 5 p.m. in summer and 4 p.m. in winter. Nosterfield Wall Box cleared at 4-15 p.m. in winter and 5-15 p.m. in summer.


  • 1 Almack Rd. Greensit (yeo.), Belle Vue villa
  • Alton J., North Tanfield and East Tanfield farms
  • Armitage John George, Fanfield Hall farm
  • Atkinson Francis, Binsoe
  • Atkinson William, Binsoe
  • Close Arthur, Haw leas
  • Cuthbert Robert, Westwood
  • Fall Thomas (yeo.), Thornbrough
  • Goodyear John, Low Sides farm
  • Gothorp George, Nosterfield
  • Grange Mrs. Rachel Ann, Binsoe
  • 1 Greensit William, The Grange farm
  • 1 Hammond Mary & Son (and millers), Tanfield Roller mills
  • Heslington Miss Ellen (owner), Thombrough
  • Hewison William, Westwood
  • Jessop Charles, Nosterfield
  • Kettlewell William, Thornbrough
  • Knowles Rd., Lady Bridge farm, Thombrough
  • Learoyd John, Nosterfield
  • Pratt James, Binsoe
  • Scuton William, High Haw Leas
  • Smith William, Thornbrough
  • Stainthorpe James (yeo.), Thornbrough
  • 1 Stone George, The Village farm
  • Topham Thomas (yeo.), Thornbrough
  • Webster John Henry, Camp house
  • Wells John, Nosterfield

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