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



  • Letters via York. Wall Box, near Rectory, cleared at 7 p.m. Nearest Money Order Office is at Haxby.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bell Joseph, grocer and carrier to York
  • Carr Mr. William, Croft house
  • Corbett Rev. James Wortley, Rectory
  • Diggins John, farrier
  • Duston John Forth, joiner and wheelwright
  • Ellerker Thomas, market gardener
  • Greenwood James, tailor
  • Hall Fred. Albert, tanner, The Tannery
  • Holderness Francis, schoolmaster
  • Kirby John Thomas, vict., Wind Mill Inn
  • Lazenby John, market gardener, Rose cottage
  • Lumans John, blacksmith
  • Noble Thomas Gray, shoemaker
  • Rawling John William, grocer
  • Reed John, tailor
  • Reynard Capt. Francis Horner (of 9th Lancers), Plainville
  • Shaw Joseph, vict., Black Horse
  • Willey Robert, gardener
  • Wreglesworth, William, builder and contractor


  • Abel William
  • Benson Mrs. Elizabeth
  • Blackburn Joseph, Woodbine cottage
  • Brand John, Breaks villa
  • Carr James, Broad oak
  • Ditchburn William
  • Firth William, Flat Top farm
  • Gill Charles
  • Hall John, Brake farm
  • Hall Johnson
  • Hall William, Cottage farm
  • Helm John, Plainville Home farm
  • Jefferson Thomas
  • Lund Joseph (and shopkeeper)
  • Mason James
  • Rhodes William, Moor farm
  • Richardson James
  • Riley William, Manor farm
  • Thompson G. S., Wiggington Bar farm
  • Trowill Henry, Spurr house
  • Wells John, Breck nook
  • White James, Lodge

Scan, OCR and html by Colin Hinson. Checking and correction by Peter Nelson.