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

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


  • Post Office, Main street, Joseph Richardson, Post Master.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Beck Mr. Benjamin, Main st
  • Busfield William, esq. Zion's hill, Morton
  • Chapman Mr. Thomas, Gilstead
  • Clarkson Rev. Abrm. Market place
  • Ferrand Edward, esq. St. Ives
  • Ferrand Walker, esq. Harden Grange
  • Greenwood Frederick, esq. Rushworth
  • Greenwood John, esq. Morton
  • Hartley Rev. Richard, D.D. School house
  • Holdsworth Mrs. ---, Main st
  • Hulbert Mrs. Dorothy, Vicarage
  • Scott Mrs. Mary, Main st
  • Taylor Rev. David, Chapel lane
  • Whitley Mr. Thomas, Greenhill hall
  • Wright Joseph, esq. Morton

Academies & Schools,

  • Bower Benjamin, Wellington st
  • Free Grammar School, Church yard --- Rev. Richard Hartley, D.D. master
  • Garrett Elizabeth (boarding) Bradford road
  • Infants' School, Harden --- Thomas Bradley, master
  • National School, Toad lane --- Elizabeth Maude, mistress
  • Richardson Joseph, Main st
  • Rushforth Joseph, Chapel lane
  • Wreakes the Misses, Myrtle grove


  • Barret John, Main st
  • Busfield William, Gilstead
  • Butterfield Francis, Beck house


  • Bradley John, Toad lane
  • Bradley Joseph, Harden
  • Greenwood Richard, Morton
  • Lambert John, Main st
  • Longbottom Robert, Main st
  • Rhodes Thomas, Morton

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Brayshaw Nathan, Harden
  • Holgate John, Harden
  • Metcalf Leonard, Main st
  • Rhodes Joseph, Main st
  • Rhodes Matthew, Dubb lane
  • Smith John, Main st
  • Speight James, Myrtle place
  • Stevenson John, Myrtle place
  • Walbank Hugh, Chapel lane
  • Walbank Thomas, Main st
  • Wild John, Main st
  • Wilkinson John, Main st


  • Cryer Walter, Main st
  • Dean James, Main st
  • Dean John (auctioneer) Main st
  • Gill Thomas, Main st
  • Whitley Edward, Main st
  • Whitley Edward, Cottingley
  • Whitley James, Chapel lane
  • Whitley John, Main st
  • Whitley Nancy, Main st
  • Whitley William, Market place
  • Wilkinson John, Market place
  • Wroe William, Chapel lane

Carpenters, Builders, &c.

  • Balme Joshua, Main st
  • Cryer John, Chapel lane
  • Dean John, Wellington st
  • Foulds Thomas, Main st
  • Hanson Christopher, Elm tree terrace
  • Knowles Jonas, Harden

Clog & Patten Makers,

  • Green Thomas, Main st
  • Swire Elias, Main st

Cotton Spinners,

  • Ellis William (& merchant) Castle field
  • Threlfall Thomas and Lazarus (and manufacturers) Morton

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

  • Beanlands John, Elm tree terrace
  • Maud William, Market place
  • Whitaker John, Main st

Hair Dressers,

  • Brooksbank Thomas, Main st
  • Cork Charles Johnson, Main st

Ironmongers & Tinplate Workers,

  • Haggas Dan, Main st
  • Outerside John, Main st

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Clough Mary, Main st
  • Fearnsides John, Main st
  • Foulds William, Main st
  • Hardy James, Main st
  • Thompson John, Main st


  • Berwick William, Cottingley bridge
  • Bradley John, Main st
  • Broadbent Benjamin, York st
  • England William, Main st
  • Jowett Mary, Wellington st
  • Scott Jacob, Main st
  • Sutcliffe Thomas, Dubb lane
  • Weatherhead Thomas, Chapel lane
  • Whitley Francis, Micklethwaite
  • Whitley John, Morton


  • Bates William, Eldwick beck
  • Ellis Robert, Dubb mill
  • England William, Main st
  • Ratcliffe John, Harden

Milliners, & Dress and Straw Hat Makers,

  • Bannister Elizabeth, Main st
  • Clough Mary, Main st
  • Foulds Mary, Elm tree terrace

Painters, Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Anderson Joseph (painter) Queen st
  • Dean Joseph, Wellington st
  • Smith Isaac, Main st
  • Thompson John, Main st
  • Wood James, Main st

Paper Manufacturers,

  • Clapham William & brothers, Morton
  • Smith John, Morton

Saddlers & Harness Makers,

  • Bannister Bannister, Main st
  • Ward Anthony, Main st

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Atkinson Samuel, Main st
  • Birkett Edward, Morton
  • Breary Elizabeth, Main st
  • Butler Thomas, Harden
  • Clayton David, Main st
  • Cowburn John, Micklethwaite
  • Eccles Thomas, Micklethwaite
  • Emmett Thomas, West Morton
  • Fearnsides John, Main st
  • Firth John, Cottingley
  • Foulds William, Main st
  • Garnett Thomas, Chapel lane
  • Hodgson Thomas (& lime burner) Market place
  • Hudson James, Main st
  • Hudson John, Cottingley
  • Leach Caleb, Harden
  • Leach John, Chapel lane
  • Leach Mary, Market place
  • Lister Benjamin, Elm tree terrace
  • Longbottom Joseph, Main st
  • Peckover James, Morton
  • Rhodes William, Harden
  • Rycroft Anthony, Main st
  • Tatham Elijah, Micklethwaite
  • Taylor Martha, Morton
  • Tiplady John, Morton
  • Whitley John, Main st
  • Whitley John, Chapel lane
  • Wilkinson Thomas, Morton
  • Wood William, Eldwick beck

Shuttle Makers,

  • Briggs William, Wellington st
  • Hoadley Thomas, Myrtle place
  • Wright Joseph, Main st


  • Cooper Thomas, Wellington st
  • Dryden George, Elm tree terrace
  • Thomas Henry, Main st
  • Tolson William, Keighley road


  • Bairstow John, Main st
  • Bairstow Robert, Main st
  • Bairstow Thomas, Myrtle place
  • Leedham William, Chapel lane
  • Mitchell James, Harden
  • Taylor Jeremiah, Main st
  • Taylor Timothy, Myrtle place
  • Walbank Richard, Millgate

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Varley George, Main st
  • Whitley Edward, Main st


  • Knowles Jonas, Cottingley bridge
  • Stockdale Robert, Micklethwaite

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Airedale Heifer, Jane Smith, Morton
  • Brown Cow, Christopher Edmondson, Ireland
  • Elm Tree, Robert Richardson, Elm tree terrace
  • Fleece, Abraham Grace, Main st
  • Fleece, Thomas Hudson, Eldwick crag
  • Hare & Hounds, James Barber, Morton
  • King's Head, John Harrison, Main st
  • Marquis of Granby, Isaac Wilkinson, Morton banks
  • Queen's Head, Mary Jowett, Main st
  • Ring of Bells, Ann Halfpenny, Main st
  • Sun, Hannah Foster, Cottingley
  • White Horse, John Smith, Main st
  • Woodpecker, Michael Gibson, Morton banks

Retailers of Beer,

  • Bradley Joseph, Harden
  • Briggs William, Wellington st
  • Butterworth James, Wellington st
  • Davey William, Dubb lane
  • Foster Jonas, Dubb lane
  • Foulds Joseph, Elm tree terrace
  • Foulds William, Main st
  • Green William, Queen st
  • Holmes John, Harden
  • Lapish David, Main st
  • Maud William, Elm tree terrace
  • Read John, Main st
  • Scott Henry, Morton
  • Walker William, Micklethwaite
  • Welsh James, Chapel lane
  • Wood David, Micklethwaite

Timber Merchant,

  • Foulds Thomas, Main st


  • Clayton David, Main st
  • Garrett James, Morton
  • Green John, Main st
  • Hudson John, Main st
  • Leach Caleb, Harden
  • Steel John, Myrtle place
  • Taylor William, Morton
  • Waddington Joseph, Wellington st

Woolcomb Makers,

  • Smith William, Main st
  • Snowden Joseph, Watering well

Worsted Spinners,
(See also Worsted spinners & Manufacturers)

  • Maud William, Elm tree terrace
  • Nichols Samuel, Morton
  • Nichols William, Morton
  • Rishworth William, Eldwick beck
  • Sugden & Smithers, Cottingley
  • Walker George, Morton
  • Walker Thomas & Matthew, Darley gap
  • Whitley Joseph, Morton

Worsted Spinners & Manufacturers,

  • Anderton William, Wellington st
  • Berwick Edward, Cottingley
  • Harrison Joseph, Harden
  • Illingworth John, Micklethwaite
  • Moulding Joseph, Dubb mill
  • Rishworth Henry, West Morton
  • Sharp John & Son, Main st
  • Sharp Jonas, Regent st
  • Sharp William, Regent st
  • Whaley James, Harden
  • Whitley James, Micklethwaite


  • Binns David, woolstapler, Queen's Head yard
  • Briggs Thomas, butter & bacon factor, Main st
  • Brooke Samuel, cooper, Main st
  • Broxup Mary, earthenware dealer, Market place
  • Clayton David, millwright, Main st
  • Court House, Myrtle place
  • Dean Joseph, wharfinger, Wellington st
  • Dibb John & Samuel, cattle dealers, Cottingley
  • Dunn John, druggist, &c. Main st
  • Farnell Thomas, spirit dealer, Chapel lane
  • Frankland John, hatter, Main st
  • Harrison John, bookseller, &c. Myrtle place
  • Keighley & Bingley Savings' Bank, Myrtle place -- Edward
  • Metcalfe, actuary
  • Moore Nathan, whitesmith, Chapel lane
  • Newton William & Robert, nail makers, Main st
  • Read John, brass & iron founder, Main st
  • Simpson William, watch maker, Market place
  • White John, carrier & leather cutter, Main st
  • Workhouse, Myrtle place --- Edward Sutcliffe, governor


  • To Bradford, John Rhodes, from Bingley, every Thursday
  • To Otley, Thomas Dean, from Bingley, every Friday

Conveyance by Water, Canal:

  • To Leeds, Liverpool, &c. the Union Co.'s Boats, and Tyrer, Rigby & Co.'s Boats pass Bingley daily, by which goods can be conveyed to all places on the line, and forwarded to all parts of the kingdom.

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


  • Post Office, Cullingworth, Stephen England, Post Master.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Bishop Rev. William, Thornton
  • Jowett Mr. John, Thornton
  • Spencer Mr. Jonas, Denholme


  • Bower William, Cullingworth
  • Grammar School, Thornton --- Stephen Drake, master
  • National School, Thornton --- Edmund Kay, master


  • Ackroyd Henry, Thornton
  • Ackroyd James, Thornton
  • Ackroyd John, Thornton
  • Ackroyd Joseph, Cullingworth
  • Ackroyd Samuel, Thornton
  • Atkinson Joseph, Thornton
  • Broadhead James, Thornton
  • Gray Thomas, Thornton

Boot and Shoe Makers,

  • Binns Joseph, Thornton
  • Bland John, Cullingworth
  • Field James, Thornton
  • Midgley Joseph, Thornton
  • Pickles Thomas, Cullingworth
  • Pollard John, Thornton
  • Priestley Samuel, Thornton
  • Sharp William, Thornton
  • Stirk Samuel, Thornton


  • Knowles Jonathan (ale & porter) Denholme


  • Bayley James, Cullingworth
  • Driver Jonas, Thornton
  • Greenwood William, Thornton
  • Pearson William, Thornton
  • Whalley Thomas, Thornton

Coal Merchants,

  • Horsfalls & Co. Denholme

Copperas Manufacturers,

  • Hirst & Townend, Denholme

Cotton Spinners,

  • Greenwood John & Sons, Cullingworth

Grocers & Tea Dealers,
(see Shopkeepers, &c.)

Heald Yarn Manufactrs,

  • Townend George & Brothers, Cullingworth
  • Townend Simeon, Thornton

Inns & Public Houses,

  • Black Bull, David Brooksbank, Thornton
  • Black Horse, Thomas Howarth, Thornton
  • Bull's Head, Wm. Riley, Thornton
  • Craven Heifer, John Atkinson, Denholme
  • Gate Inn, Jonathan Knowles, Denholme gate
  • Gate, Jonas Ogden, Cullingworth
  • Hare and Hounds, Joseph Briggs, Thornton
  • Lamb, Richard Waddington, Cullingworth
  • New Inn, Jonas Robinson, Thornton
  • New Inn, Greenwood Wilson, Thornton
  • White Horse, Joseph Greenwood, Thornton

Retailers of Beer,

  • Barker Jeremiah, Thornton
  • Bateson David, Thornton
  • Driver James, Thornton
  • Driver John, Denholme
  • Driver Jonas, Denholme
  • Hollings John, Thornton
  • Pearson Jonas, Thornton
  • Pickles John, Thornton
  • Rouse William, Thornton
  • Spencer Henry, Thornton
  • Sutcliffe Nancy, Cullingworth
  • Wilson James, Cullingworth


  • Driver James, Thornton
  • Driver Thomas, Thornton
  • Hudson John, Thornton
  • Illingworth John, Thornton
  • Illingworth William, Thornton
  • Waddington John, Cullingworth

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Ackroyd Daniel, Thornton
  • Ackroyd Jonathan, Thornton
  • Bracewell & Bland, Cullingworth
  • Briggs John, Cullingworth
  • Firth John, Cullingworth
  • Foster Matthew, Denholme
  • Foster Thomas, Thornton
  • Greenwood David, Cullingworth
  • Greenwood William, Thornton
  • Haigh Jonas, Thornton
  • Hartley John, Thornton
  • Leach Joseph, Thornton
  • Leach Thomas, Thornton
  • Lee Mary, Denholme
  • Pickles Jonathan, Denholme
  • Pickles Thomas, Cullingworth
  • Robinson William, Thornton
  • Smith Richard, Thornton
  • Spenceley George, Thornton
  • Sugden Jonas, Denholme
  • Waddington Joseph, Thornton
  • Wadsworth William, Cullingworth
  • Wright David, Denholme

Shuttle Makers,

  • Foster Thomas, Thornton
  • Ingham John, Thornton

Stuff Manufacturers,

  • Ainsworth William, Thornton
  • Anderton John, Cullingworth
  • Anderton Joseph, Cullingworth
  • Craven & Robinson, Thornton
  • Craven John, Thornton
  • Craven Joseph, Thornton
  • Crossley Thomas, Thornton
  • Foster John, Denholme
  • Foster William & Henry, Thornton
  • Harrop & Craven, Thornton
  • Ingham John, Thornton
  • Ingham John & Jonas, Thornton
  • Jowett John & Joshua, Thornton
  • Kershaw Isaac, Laventhrop mill, Thornton
  • Leach George & Sons, Thornton
  • Leach John, Thornton
  • Leach Joseph, Thornton
  • Sharp Moses, Thornton
  • Smith Richard, Thornton
  • Speight Henry, Thornton
  • Spencer John & Jonas, Thornton


  • Curry Joseph, Thornton
  • Fawthorp John, Thornton


  • Abbott Isaac, Thornton
  • Ambler John, Thornton
  • Atkinson George, Thornton
  • Craven Isaac, Thornton
  • Drake William, Thornton
  • Sutcliffe Nathan, Thornton
  • Turner George, Cullingworth
  • Ward John, Cullingworth


  • England Stephen, Cullingworth
  • Illingworth Jonas, Thornton
  • Person Abraham, Thornton

Worsted Spinners,

  • Townend George and Brothers, Cullingworth
  • Wright David & Son, Thornton mill


  • Briggs & Craven, millers, Cullingworth
  • Ellison Wm. linen draper, Cullingworth
  • Goodchild John, painter, Thornton
  • Rushworth John, slay maker, Thornton


  • To Bradford, Thomas Ellison, from Cullingworth, every Thursday
  • To Halifax, Thomas Ellison, from Cullingworth, every Saturday

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000