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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for BOROUGHBRIDGE in White's Directory of 1837.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for BOROUGHBRIDGE in White's Directory of 1837.


  • The Post Office is at Mr Wm. Hirst's, whence letters are despatched
  • several times a day to all parts of the Kingdom, by the mail and a mail cart.


  • Armstrong Rev. Hy. inc. curate
  • Darnbrough Mrs Mary
  • Darnbrough Wm. tanner
  • Demain W. salesman
  • Drage Jno. M. bank agent
  • Farrar & Atkinson, bone & oil merts
  • Flintoff Mrs Alice & Miss E
  • Fretwell Lieut. John, R. N
  • Gilbertson Geo. Chief constable for upper division of Claro
  • Glenton Mrs Elizabeth
  • Gray Hy. Currier & leather cutter
  • Hammond Rt. mason & flag mert
  • Hirst Wm. postmaster, solicitor, and land agent to Duke of Newcastle
  • Holmes Richard, solicitor
  • Jackson John, watchmaker
  • Kaye W. boarding & Day school
  • King Jph. National school
  • Kitchen Wm. coal dealer
  • Lancaster Mrs Ann
  • Lawson Miss Babara Isabella, Borobridge hall
  • Newson John, schoolmaster, and registrar of births &c
  • Overend L, slate mert. (& York)Palely Mrs Mary Ann
  • Parker John, blacksmith
  • Pawson Mrs B
  • Pearson John, cooper & turner
  • Powell Hugh, coal and corn dealer
  • Robinson George, druggist
  • Robinson Wm. Fulton, saddler
  • Rooksby Miss Margaret
  • Rushton John, coal merchant
  • Scott Mr John
  • Scruton Mrs Mary
  • Seaton Robert, tinner & brazier
  • Shaw Wm. nail maker
  • Shepherd Fras. Whitesmith
  • Smith Thomas, hairdresser
  • Stephenson George, blacksmith
  • Stubbs Thomas, gentleman
  • Thompson Jas. Bookseller, printer, auctioneer & stamp distributor
  • Umpleby Nicholas, blacksmith
  • Wetherill James, rope maker
  • Wilson Wm. wheelwright


  • York City & County (on Barnetts) Hoare & Co) Jno M Drage, agt

Inns & Taverns,

  • Black Bull, Wm. Glover
  • Black Horse, James Swinbank
  • Black Lion, David Stephenson
  • Black swan, James Topham
  • Crown Inn, W D Cook
  • Grantham Arms, George Hood
  • Drovers' Arms, Thomas Marston
  • Malt Shovel, Ann Whincup
  • Three Greyhounds Inn, Wm. Abbey
  • Three Horse Shoes, Thos. Houseman
  • White Horse Inn, Mary Morrell
  • Windmill, Fras. Earle, (mason)

Beer Houses,

  • Barker Joseph
  • Fawcett John
  • Hardcastle John
  • Johnson Thos.
  • Petch John
  • Petty Robt
  • Wrigglesworth Robert

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Brown Richard
  • Clayton George
  • Gledhill John
  • Hardcastle Jno
  • Johnson John
  • Leckenby Geo
  • Leckenby Rd
  • Metcalf Edward
  • Scott Thomas
  • Tebb John
  • Tebb Thomas
  • Tilburn Chpr
  • Topham Wm


  • Swales Isaac

Brick and Tile Maker,

  • Brown John

Bricklayers &c,

  • Broadbent Peter
  • Freeman Michl


  • Brittain John
  • Carass Thomas
  • Marston Wm
  • Topham James

Corn Miller &c,

  • Atkinson Thos
  • Shackleton Rt
  • Stead Wm (and seed and bone crusher)

Earthenware &c, dealers,

  • Heuthwaite E
  • Johnson Wm
  • Mathers Edw


  • Abbey Rd & Son
  • Brown John
  • Cass Rd (and Chandler)
  • Malim Geo (and chandler and ironmonger)
  • Smith & Theakston
  • Stubbs Thos (& Spirit mert) Joiners &c,
  • Gatenby Wm
  • Heuthwaite Wm
  • Hird George

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Abbey Rd & Son
  • Brown John
  • Heuthwaite W,
  • Smith Theakston


  • Kaye Jane
  • Metcalfe Sarah
  • Slater Ann
  • Tawler Jane


  • Bramley Robert
  • Girling Charles

Plumbers and Glaziers,

  • Dent Chpr
  • Jackson Thos

Porter Merts,

  • Morrell Joseph
  • Swales Iscar
  • Warwick Wm (& saddler)


  • Bailes Thomas
  • Gatenby John
  • Limbert George
  • Storey Ann
  • Tebb Ann
  • Wood Anthony

Straw Hat Mkr,

  • Tawler Jane


  • Parkinson Thos
  • Sedgwick Roger
  • Stott Hugh


  • Daggett John
  • Fothergill Jas
  • Fothergill Wm
  • Oliver Robert
  • Slater John
  • Sith & Theakston

Timber Merchts,

  • Green & Brown (& boat builders)
  • Hogg Wm
  • Steele John


  • From the Crown Inn
  • Mail; to London, 6 morning and to Glasgow, 6 evening
  • Express to London. Mon, Wed & Fri, 4 mg & to Carlisle, 10 mg
  • Times to Leeds, 4mg & to Newcastle, 10 morning (Except Sun)
  • Hero to Leeds, 4 mg, and to Newcastle, 10 evg (Except Sun)
  • From the White Horse
  • High flyer to York every Monday Wed & Fri, 10 mg & to Middlesham, Tues, Thu & Sat, 4 aft

Water Conveyance,

  • Vessels weekly from the Ure Navigation Co's Wharf to Hull, York &C, Jph. Blackburn agent

Carriers from the Black Bull,

  • To Leeds, Newcastle &c, F Pickersgill, daily and T Peacock ad J Snaith to Leeds Mon & Thu & to Thirsk, Wednesday & Saturday
  • From the Black Horse, Wm. Gatenby to York, Tues and to Richmond &c Thursday

Transcribed by Susan Johnson. ©2000