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

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


  • Post Office, Boroughbridge, William Hirst, Post Master

Nobility, Gentry & Clergy,

  • Atkinson Miss Martha, Boroughbridge
  • Beaumont ---, esq. Newby Park
  • Charge Rev. ---, Copgrove
  • Coltman William, esq. (magistrate) Aldborough hall
  • Craggs Rev. John, Aldborough
  • Crook Rev. John, Boroughbridge
  • Darnbrough Mrs. Mary, Boroughbridge
  • De Grey the Right Honble. Earl, Newby hall
  • Digby Rev. George, Minskip
  • Duncombe Thomas, esq. Copgrove hall
  • Empson Amaziah, esq. Spellow hill
  • Ewart Rev. Peter, Kirkington rectory
  • Fletcher Humphrey, esq. Minskip
  • Flintoff Mrs. Alice, Boroughbridge
  • Flintoff Miss Elizabeth, Boroughbridge
  • Fretwell Lieut. John, Boroughbridge
  • Gray Mr. Ambrose. Boroughbridge
  • Greenhow Rev. ---, Great Ouseburn
  • Hird Mr. Henry, Boroughbridge
  • Holdsworth Rev. George, Aldborough
  • Horsfall Rev. Thomas, Langthorp
  • Howard Rev. Charles Beaumont, Boroughbridge
  • Lawson Andrew, esq. (magistrate) Aldborough
  • Lawson Mrs. Barbara Isabella, Boroughbridge hall
  • Norris Rev. William, Boroughbridge
  • Stapylton Martin, esq. Myton hall
  • Robinson Rev. Edmd. Thorpe green
  • Robinson Mrs. ---, Hammerton hall
  • Scruton Miss Mary, Boroughbridge
  • Serjeant Col. (magistrate) Camp hill
  • Stubbs Thomas, esq. Boroughbridge
  • Thompson Rd. Jno. esq. Kirby hall
  • Wood William, esq. Skelton villa
  • Woodford Lawrence, esq. Aldborough


  • Infants' School, Boroughbridge --- Ann King, mistress
  • National School, Boroughbridge --- Joseph King, master
  • Newsome John, Boroughbridge


  • Hirst William (& land agent to the Duke of Newcastle) Boroughbridge


  • York City and County Banking Company, Boroughbridge --- (draw on Barnetts, Hoare & Co. London) --- John M. Drage, agent


  • Allison Peter, Aldborough
  • Hornby Thomas, Langthorpe
  • Stephenson George, Boroughbridge
  • Thompson Robert, Aldborough
  • Umpleby Nicholas, Boroughbridge

Bookseller, Printer & Stationer,

  • Thompson James (and stamp distributer) Boroughbridge

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Brown Richard, Boroughbridge
  • Gill Charles, Boroughbridge
  • Hardcastle John, Boroughbridge
  • Kettlewell James, Aldborough
  • Leckenby George, Boroughbridge
  • Leckenby William, Boroughbridge
  • Metcalfe Edward, Boroughbridge
  • Metcalfe William, Boroughbridge
  • Paley George, Aldborough
  • Penrose Thomas, Aldborough
  • Scott Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Stephenson Thomas, Aldborough
  • Summerton Robert, Aldborough
  • Tebb William, Boroughbridge
  • Tilburn Anthony, Boroughbridge
  • Topham William, Boroughbridge


  • Blackburn Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Cope William, Aldborough
  • Lonsdale Thomas, Boroughbridge


  • Crozier Jonathan (and maltster) Langthorp
  • Swales Isaac, Boroughbridge


  • Atha John, Aldborough
  • Bains Joseph, Aldborough
  • Britain Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Carass John, Langthorp
  • Carass John, jun. Langthorp
  • Carass Richard, Boroughbridge
  • Carass Richard, jun. Boroughbridge
  • Hardcastle Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Marston William, Boroughbridge

China, Glass & Earthenware Dealers,

  • Johnson William, Boroughbridge
  • Scurrah Christopher, Boroughbridge

Coal Merchants,

  • Brown John, Boroughbridge
  • Hogg Mary, Hall arm
  • Hood George, Boroughbridge
  • Kitcheng William, Boroughbridge
  • Powell Hugh, Boroughbridge
  • Rushton Christopher, Boroughbridge
  • Wright & Kersley, Boroughbridge

Corn Merchants & Dealers,

  • Hogg Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Hood George, Boroughbridge
  • Powell Hugh, Boroughbridge
  • Stead William, Boroughbridge
  • Wright & Kersley, Boroughbridge

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • At Boroughbridge,
  • Leeds & Yorkshire, Smith & Brown
  • Norwich, William Hirst
  • Yorkshire, George Malim

Grocers & Tea Dealers,

  • Abbey & Son, Boroughbridge
  • Malim George (& tallow chandler) Boroughbridge
  • Smith & Brown, Boroughbridge
  • Stubbs Thomas (and wine & spirit merchant) Boroughbridge
  • Wood Anthony, Boroughbridge


  • At Boroughbridge,
  • Crown (& posting) Hugh Stott
  • Three Greyhounds, William Abbey
  • White Horse, Mary Morrell

Joiners & Cabinet Makers,

  • Brown John, Boroughbridge
  • Gatenby William, Boroughbridge
  • Hardcastle William, Boroughbridge
  • Hird George, Boroughbridge

Linen & Sacking Manufacturers,

  • Duffield Michael, Aldborough
  • Henthwaite William, Boroughbridge

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Abbey & Son, Boroughbridge
  • Oliver Christopher, Boroughbridge
  • Smith & Brown, Boroughbridge

Milliners & Dress Makers,

  • Tebb Ann, Boroughbridge
  • Williams Jane, Boroughbridge

Nail Makers,

  • Shaw William, Langthorp
  • Topham George, Langthorp

Nursery & Seedsmen,

  • Abbey Robert, Aldborough
  • Irwin James, Boroughbridge

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Dent Christopher, Boroughbridge
  • Jackson Thomas, Boroughbridge

Porter Merchants,

  • Morrell Joseph, Boroughbridge
  • Warwick William, Boroughbridge


  • Fulton John, Boroughbridge
  • Warwick William, Boroughbridge

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Brown William, Boroughbridge
  • Burton Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Limbert George, Boroughbridge
  • Poulter William, Boroughbridge
  • Storey Ann, Boroughbridge
  • Tebb Ann, Boroughbridge
  • Umpleby Richard, Aldborough
  • Webster Robert, Aldborough

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Metcalfe Isabella, Boroughbridge
  • Oliver Isabella, Boroughbridge
  • Wrigglesworth Ann, Boroughbridge


  • Parkinson Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Sedgwick Roger, Boroughbridge
  • Stott Hugh, Boroughbridge


  • Bruce Matthew, Aldborough
  • Daggett John, Boroughbridge
  • Fothergill James, Boroughbridge
  • Fothergill William (and draper) Boroughbridge
  • Slater John, Boroughbridge
  • Thompson William, Aldborough
  • Umpleby George, Aldborough

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • At Boroughbridge unless otherwise stated,
  • Black Bull, William Glover
  • Black Horse, James Swinbank
  • Black Lion, Thomas Bowler,
  • Black Swan, James Topham
  • Freemasons' Arms, George Topham, Langthorp
  • Grantham Arms, George Hood
  • Malt Shovel, Robert Winteringham
  • Newcastle Arms, William Topham, Aldborough
  • Ship, Richard Blackburn, Aldborough
  • Three Horse Shoes, Thomas Marston
  • Windmill, Francis Earle

Retailers of Beer,

  • Atha John, Aldborough
  • Fawcett John, Boroughbridge
  • Gill Charles, Boroughbridge
  • Hardcastle John, Boroughbridge
  • Johnson Thomas, Boroughbridge
  • Leckenby William, Boroughbridge
  • Petch John, Boroughbridge
  • Shaw William, Boroughbridge
  • Summerton Thomas, Aldborough

Timber & Iron Merchants,

  • Hogg Mary & William, Boroughbridge
  • Steele John, Boroughbridge


  • Sadler James, Aldborough
  • Topham William, Aldborough
  • Wilson William, Boroughbridge

Tin Plate Workers,

  • Dalton Henry, Boroughbridge
  • Rudd George, Boroughbridge


  • At Boroughbridge unless otherwise stated,
  • Blackburn Joseph, canal agent
  • Darnbrough William, tanner
  • Dawson John, brick maker, Grafton
  • Gatenby John Walker, baker & flour dealer
  • Green & Brown, boat builders
  • Jackson John, watch maker
  • Lumley John, veterinary surgeon
  • Mortimer John, painter & paper hanger
  • Pearson George, cooper
  • Poulter William, confectioner
  • Robinson George, chymist & druggist
  • Sadler William, gunsmith, Aldborough
  • Shepherd Francis, whitesmith & gunsmith
  • Smith Thomas, hair dresser
  • Stead William, miller, seed crusher & oil merchant
  • Stubbs Thomas, wine and spirit merchant
  • Subscription Library --- George Upton, secretary
  • Subscription News Room, White Horse Inn --- William Hogg, secretary
  • Thompson James, auctioneer


  • To Leeds, Northallerton, Darlington, Durham, Newcastle, &c.
  • Francis Pickersgill and Henry & James Hobson, daily

Conveyance by Water,

  • To London, William Hogg and Co.'s Vessels, from Hall Arm, every week ; namely, the Sarah Elizabeth, J. Butterworth ; the James, Edward Turner ; the Fanny, Thomas Wench ; the Mary, Thomas Frank ; the William, John Saville ; the Nancy, Charles Allen ; and the Ellen, Thomas Potts --- Anthony Wood, agent
  • To Hull, Robert Keddey's Vessels, weekly --- Thomas Wright, agent
  • To Leeds, Wakefield, & Barnsley, Shaw and Co.'s Vessels, twice a week --- Edmund Charnock, agent

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000