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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for BIRSTALL in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for BIRSTALL in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Post Office,

  • Birstall, Henry Knowles, Post Master.
  • Letters for all parts are despatched to Leeds by a horse post every evening at six, and arrive at six in the morning.
  • Mirfield, Joseph Webster, Post Master.
  • Letters for all parts are despatched by foot post to Dewsbury every afternoon at three, and arrive at nine in the morning.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Atkinson Rev. Thomas, Mirfield
  • Battye Mrs. & Miss, Birstall
  • Beaumont Rev. Robert, Birstall
  • Bradley Mrs. Jane, Gomersal
  • Brook Samuel, esq. Mirfield
  • Burnley James, gent. Gomersal
  • Carr Mrs. Sarah, Gomersal
  • Carter Rev. Edward N.. Vicarage, Mirfield
  • Charlesworth William, esq. Brier hall
  • Craig Rev. David, Mirfield
  • Eccles Rev. William, Mirfield
  • Garside Joshua, gent. Mirfield
  • Gott John, gent. Birstall
  • Grimes Rev. Richard, Gomersal
  • Heald Rev. William M. Birstall
  • Ingham Joshua, esq. Blake hall
  • Maud Rev. Ralph, Hatfield hall
  • Nussey Mrs. Birstall
  • Ramsden Rowland, gent. Gomersal
  • Squire Thomas, gent. Birstall
  • Swaine Misses, Gomersal
  • Tetley Samuel, gent. Gomersal
  • Walker Mrs. Oakwell house
  • Wood Benjamin, gent. Birstall

Academies & Schools,

  • Edwards Ann Georgiana (ladies' boarding) Gomersal
  • Elam Benjamin and Son (gent's. boarding and day) Birstall


  • Battye William, Birstall
  • Carr Charles, Gomersal
  • Taylor Samuel, Mirfield


  • Wilson & Sons, Mirfield-(draw on Masterman, Peters and Co. London)


  • Farrer Thomas, Birstall
  • Ross Benjamin, Gomersal
  • Ross Thomas, Gomersal
  • Senior, Joseph, Mirfield

Blanket Manufacturers,
(See also Woollen Manufacturers.)

  • Bywater William, Birstall
  • Hirst John, Birstall
  • Hirst Thomas, Birstall

Boat Builders,

  • Lee Thomas, Mirfield
  • Patrick William, Mirfield
  • Thornton George, Mirfield

Boot & Shoe. Makers,

  • Armitage, Thomas, Birstall
  • Walker James, Birstall
  • Walker John, Birstall


  • Crowther John, Gomersal
  • Lang Joseph, Gomersal
  • Spedding John, Birstall
  • Speding Joshua, Gomersal
  • Thornton Thomas, Gomersal
  • Willan Martin, Gomersal

Card Makers,

  • Birkby William, Brook house, Gomersal
  • Broadbent James, Sutcliffe
  • Senior Richard, Birstall

Carpenters & Joiners,

  • Hall William, Birstall
  • Hinchliffe John, Birstall
  • Holmes Robert, Birstall
  • Keighley Joseph, Birstall
  • Moore Daniel, Mirfield
  • Saville Benjamin, Birstall
  • Thornton George, Mirfield
  • Throp William, Birstall


  • Crowther Dixon, Spen, Gomersal

Coal Masters,

  • Rhodes Henry (merchant) Gomersal
  • Walker Samuel, Mirfield
  • Wheatley Charles, Mirfield
  • Wheatley Thomas, Mirfield

Corn Millers,

  • Pilling John, Mirfield
  • Schofield John, Mirfield
  • Wooller Charles, Mirfield


  • Gomersall Benjamin & William, Birstall

Grocers & Tea Dealers,

  • Hudson Richard, Gomersal
  • Kershaw Joseph, Birstall
  • Lockwood & Co. (& drapers) Mirfield
  • Sykes Thomas, Gomersal

Hat Manufacturers and Dealers,

  • Fawcett George, Birstall
  • Watson Robert, Birstall

Lime Burners,

  • Haigh John, Mirfield
  • Webster Joseph, Mirfield

Machine Makers,

  • Stead John, Spen
  • Stead Samuel; Gomersal


  • Crowther John & George, Mirfield
  • Haigh John, Mirfield
  • Hebblethwaite John, Mirfield
  • Hirst Richard, Mirfield
  • Holdsworth Robert, Mirfield
  • Knowles Henry, Birstall
  • Lee Barnard, Mirfield
  • Lister George, Mirfield
  • Lister William, Mirfield
  • Rhodes James, Gomersal
  • Rhodes William, Gomersal
  • Walker Benjamin, Mirfield
  • Wood John, Birstall


  • De Paiva Henry, Mirfield
  • Hirst William & Sons, Gomersal, and at Leeds
  • Knowles Lionel & Sons, Gomersal
  • Rhodes Henry & William, Gomersal
  • Swaine, Ralph & Swaine, Gomersal
  • Taylor Joshua & Co. Gomersal
  • Walker Benjamin Joseph William, and Co. Mirfield
  • Wheatley Joseph, Mirfield
  • Woodhead Joseph, Gomersal

Oil Drawers,

  • Ledgard Daniel & Son, Mirfield

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Firth John, Birstall
  • Firth William, (& painter) Birstall
  • Parkinson John, Birstall
  • Parkinson Thomas, Birstall


  • Crowther William, Gomersal
  • Medley Samuel, Mirfield

Scribbling Mills,

  • Nussey Joseph, Birstall
  • Nussey Richard, Birstall
  • Oldroyd & Co. Birstall
  • Stancliffe William, Mirfield

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Haughtman Richard, Birstall
  • Hogg Thomas & Co. Birstall
  • Hopper Sarah, Birstall
  • Kershaw William, Birstall
  • Woodhead John, Birstall


  • Bradbury Uriah, Mirfield
  • Carr William, Gomersal
  • Greenwood John Brook, Gomersal
  • Hoyle Luke, Mil field
  • Kitson John, Mirfield
  • Mitchell Thomas, Birstall
  • Parker John, Mirfield
  • Rayner Thomas, Birstall
  • Stancliffe Richard, Mirfield

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Holmes Abraham, Birstall
  • Holmes Joseph, Birstall
  • Shaw Joseph, Birstall
  • Wood Thomas, Birstall

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Beamont's Arms, George Armitage, Mirfield
  • Black Bull. Martha Schofield, Birstall
  • Bull Inn, Robert Vause, Mirfield
  • Bull's Head, Barnard Lee, Mirfield
  • Bull's Head, Joshua Mann, Birstall
  • Bull's Head, Benjamin Ross, Gomersal
  • Coach & Horses, Thomas Marsland, Birstall
  • Dusty Miller, Joseph Senior, Mirfield
  • Greyhound, Thomas Mann, Birstall
  • Horse & Groom, George Saville, Birstall
  • King's Head, James Rhodes, Mir field
  • New Inn, Sarah Porritt, Birstall
  • Ring of Bells, Samuel Rhodes, Mirfield
  • Ship, Benjamin Oates, Mirfield
  • Shoulder-of Mutton, Thomas Thornton, Gomersal
  • Swan, Joseph Clapham, Birstall
  • Swan, Susannah Thornton, Mirfield
  • White Bear, Daniel Illingworth, Birstall
  • White Horse, J. Lang, Gomersal
  • White Horse, Arthur Lobley, Birstall

Woollen Manufacturers,

  • Burnley John, Birstall
  • Clapham Samuel, Birstall
  • Clapham Thomas, Oakwell hall
  • Crowther Joseph Thomas & George, Gomersal
  • Fearnly & Scott, Gomersal
  • Fillingham Charles, Mirfield
  • Hirst George, Mirfield
  • Hirst William & Sons, Gomersal
  • Lee Joseph, Mirfield
  • Lee Thomas, Mirfield
  • Nussey & Sykes, Mirfield
  • Nussey John, Birstall
  • Nussey Joseph, Birstall
  • Nussey Richard, Birstall
  • Oddy John, Birstall
  • Oldroyd & Co. Birstall
  • Priestley Jonas, Birstall
  • Swaine, Ralph & Swaine, Gomersal
  • Taylor Joshua & Co. Gomersal
  • Tyas & Co. Mirfield
  • Wheatley Joseph, Mirfield
  • Wilson John, Birstall
  • Woodhead Joseph, Gomersal


  • Beaumont Francis, Gomersal
  • Carter John, Birstall
  • Fearnly & Scott, Gomersal
  • Hebblethwaite David, Mirfield
  • Sigston William, Gomersal
  • Walker Joshua, Birstall
  • Woodhead Joseph, Gomersal


  • Berry John, cloth dresser, Gomersal
  • Calvert John, whitesmith, Birstall
  • Coates Samuel, size maker, Birstall
  • Crooks George, excise officer, Birstall
  • Firth Squire, wheelwright, Gomersal
  • Gomersall Benjamin & William, dyers, Birstall
  • Haigh Samuel, tanner, Mirfield
  • Illingworth Benjamin, brazier, &c. Birstall
  • Leadbeater John, builder, Mirfield
  • Lobley Arthur, shuttle maker, Birstall
  • Mallinson George, supervisor, Birstall
  • Nelson John, stone mason, Birstall
  • Preston James, carrier, &c. Birstall
  • Sharp Joseph, linen draper, Mirfield
  • Smith Joseph, tailor, Gomersal
  • Smith William, rope maker, Gomersal
  • Spronston Thomas, excise officer, Birstall
  • Whitworth James, Back dealer, Gomersal
  • Wood James, patten maker, Gomersal


  • To Halifax, the Hark forward (from Wakefield) calls at the Bull Inn, Mirfield, every evening (Sundays excepted) at six.
  • To Huddersfield, the Perseverance (from Leeds) calls at the Coach and Horses, Birstall, every evening at six.
  • To Leeds, a Coach (from Manchester) calls at the Coach and Horses, Birstall, every day at twelve, and every evening at six-a Coach calls at the Bull Inn, Mirfield, every afternoon at three, and every evening at a quarter past six-& the Perseverance (from Huddersfield) calls at the Coach and Horses, Birstall every Monday, Wednesday & Saturday mornings at half-past eight.
  • To Manchester, a Coach calls at the Bull Inn, Mirfield, every forenoon at eleven, and another at twelve-a Coach (from Leeds) calls at the Coach and Horses, Birstall, every morning at a quarter -before seven, and another at half-past one in the afternoon; all go through Huddersfield, Marsden, Delph, and Oldham.
  • To Todmorden, the Superior (from Wakefield) calls at the Bull Inn, Mirfield, every Friday evening at six.
  • To Wakefield, the Hark forward (from Halifax) calls at the Bull Inn, every morning (Sundays excepted) at a quarter before nine-and the Superior (from Todmorden) calls at the same Inn, every Friday morning at nine.


  • To Bradford, John Butler, from Gomersal, every Thursday morning.
  • To Huddersfield, - Hepworth, from Mirfield, every Tuesday & Thurs. day-and John Butler, from Gomersal, every Tuesday morning.
  • To Leeds, George Green, from Mirfield -and George Houldsworth and John Walker, from Gomersal, every Tuesday and Saturday.
  • To Wake Field, Henry Howarth, from Mirfield, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for CLECKHEATON in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Gentry and Clergy,

  • Brooke Thomas, gent. Cleckheaton
  • Eyre Joseph, gent. Cleckheaton
  • Firth Mrs. Ann, Cleckheaton
  • Lister George Teale, gent. (attorney)
  • Phillips George, gent. Cleckheaton
  • Scott Rev. James, Cleckheaton
  • Teale Mrs. Mary, Cleckheaton
  • Winter Rev. George, Whitechapel
  • Yates Mrs. Mary, Cleckheaton


  • Nesbit & Duckworth (ladies' boarding)
  • Williamson Moses Henry (gent's boarding) Heward house, near Cleckheaton
  • Winter Rev. George, Whitechapel


  • Brooke Benjamin
  • Clough Joseph
  • Hardwick John

Blanket Manufacturers,

  • Heaton William
  • Mann Joseph

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Gomersall John
  • Mallison Luke
  • Pearson James
  • Sykes John
  • Walker Benjamin


  • Birkby Robert
  • Charlesworth Joseph
  • Firth Henry
  • Gomersall John

Card Makers,

  • Fitton Benjamin
  • Goldthorpe Robert & Christopher
  • Gomersall Joseph, Hunsworth
  • Kitson John, near Cleckheaton
  • Kitson Jonathan, jun. Hartshead bottom
  • Kitson Jonathan, Hartshead bottom
  • Kitson Joseph, Hartshead bottom
  • Law Joshua


  • Blakelock Robert
  • Crossland James
  • Drake William
  • Gibson Daniel
  • Hallett Jonathan
  • Taylor John

Corn Millers,

  • Mann Joseph, Spen
  • Smith Peter, Marsh Mill


  • Balmforth William
  • Brooke Thomas
  • Taylor John


  • Darnley Edward
  • Mallison Luke
  • Scott John


  • Anderton George
  • Cartwright William, Rawfolds

Grocers & Shopkeepers,

  • Dyson John
  • Garside Benjamin
  • Gomersall John
  • Jackson J.
  • Knowles Charles (& maltster)

Inns, Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Nag's Head, John Chadwick
  • Old Rose & Crown, Joseph Charlesworth
  • Punch Bowl, Richard Blackburn
  • Savile Arms, James Gomersall, Hunsworth

Iron & Brass Founders,

  • Hodgson John
  • Stead George


  • Clough William
  • Walker Benjamin

Machine Makers,

  • Armitage Thomas
  • Gibson Joshua
  • Hodgson John
  • Thornton Isaac
  • Wood Samuel


  • Knowles Charles
  • Mann Joseph, Spen


  • Williamson John (oil)
  • Williamson Jonathan & Thomas, (cloth)

Stone Masons,

  • Brook Charles
  • Longbottom John
  • Roberts George
  • Roberts John
  • Thornton John


  • Greenwood Timothy.
  • Robson John


  • Brooke Edward William & Richard
  • Hopkinson John

Woollen-Cloth Manufrs,

  • Heaton William
  • Marshall John
  • Middleton John
  • Platts James
  • Williamson Henry
  • Yates, William


  • Booth William
  • Yates William

Worsted Yarn Spinners,

  • Anderton George
  • Atkinson William (& woollen) St. Peg's mill


  • Blackburn Richard, auctioneer, appraiser, and letter-press printer
  • Brooke Richard Sarly, scribbling and stubbing mills
  • Crossland Joseph, millwright
  • Howard Robert, wire drawer
  • Kitson John, bleacher, card maker, and candlewick & coverlet manufactures.
  • Moorhouse Robert, tinman & brazier
  • Naylor Joseph, watch, &c. repairer
  • Peel William, plasterer add painter
  • Snowden Peter, plumber & glazier
  • Taylor John, wheelwright
  • Whitehead John, geer & slay maker


  • To Bradford; Joseph Clough, sen. every Thursday morning.
  • To Halifax, Joseph Clough, at every Saturday morning-& Abraham Thornton, every Tuesday, Thursday & Sat.
  • To Leeds, Abraham Thornton, every Monday; Wednesday and, Friday morning- and Joseph Clough, jun. every Tuesday and Saturday morning.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for DRIGHLINGTON in Pigot's Directory of 1829.


  • A foot post leaves here for Leeds every afternoon at half-past one, and arrives from thence every morning at nine.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Bailey Rev. lien. Ives, Drighlington
  • Duncan William M. gent. (surgeon)
  • Halliday Thomas, gent.
  • Sykes James esq.
  • Sykes Samuel, esq
  • Taylor John, esq.

Inns, Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Black Balls Samuel Booth
  • Fountain, Joseph Sykes
  • New Inn, Charles Ward
  • Old Cock, Joseph Clegg
  • Spotted Cow, John Willey
  • Unicorn, Joseph Bower
  • Wagon & Horses, Joshua Bolland
  • White Hart, Ann Whitelegg
  • White Horse, Thomas Snowden

Shopkeepers & Traders,

  • Ackroyd Jonathan, maltster
  • Barnes William, shopkeeper
  • Barroclough John, joiner
  • Booth Samuel, sen. collier
  • Bower Joseph, maltster
  • Burkinhead William, shopkeeper
  • Clayton John, druggist
  • Cooper John, butcher
  • Cooper William, butcher
  • Fletcher William, boot & shoemaker
  • Hargreaves John, grocer
  • Hodgson Joseph & John, rope makers
  • Holdsworth Robert, shopkeeper
  • Lambert John, tanner
  • Lawton Joseph, joiner
  • Lobley John, maltster
  • Lord James, joiner
  • Mann James, shopkeeper
  • Radley Thomas, coal dealer
  • Rhodes John, joiner
  • Snowden Isaac, plumber & glazier
  • Sykes Francis, maltster
  • Sykes Joseph, card maker
  • Tetley John, horse dealer
  • White Luke, saddler

Woollen Cloth Manufacturers,

  • Barroclough John
  • Charlesworth Benjamin
  • Hetherington John
  • Hudson William (and merchant)
  • Ingham James
  • Webster Samuel


  • To Leeds, Jonathan Ackroyd's Wagon, from his house, Adwalton, every Tuesday and Saturday mornings

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for HECKMONDWIKE in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Post Office,

  • Mill bridge, James Cowburn, Post Master.
  • Letters for all parts are despatched by a horse post to Leeds every evening at six, and arrive therefrom every morning at half-past six.

Gentry and Clergy,

  • Bean Rev. Henry, Heckmondwike
  • Child Mrs. Robert town
  • Cockill Mrs. Elizabeth, Little town
  • Heald Rev. W. M. Birstall
  • Hughes Rev. Hugh, Heald hall
  • Jones Rev. James Samuel, Little town
  • Martin Rev. Robert, Heckmondwike
  • Roberson Rev. Hammond, Heckmondwike


  • Bothamley Elizabeth (ladies' boarding) Mill bridge
  • Dobson Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Hughes Rev. Hugh (gent's boarding) Heald hall


  • Brook Jonathan, (blanket) Heckmondwike
  • Etherington Charles (general commission) Heckmondwike


  • Higham John, Mill bridge
  • Wadsworth John Horsfield & Son, Mill bridge


  • Carver J. High town
  • Rotherey John, Little town
  • Smith George, Little town
  • Walshaw George & Joshua, Heckmondwike

Blanket Manufacturers,

  • Akeroyd William, Heckmondwike
  • Armitage Samuel, Little town
  • Barber Benjamin, Little town
  • Binns George, High town
  • Blackburn James, Heckmondwike
  • Blackburn Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Brook William, Heckmondwike
  • Brooke Thomas, Little town
  • Clegg Abraham, Heckmondwike
  • Clegg Samuel, Heckmondwike
  • Cowling John, Heckmondwike
  • Cowling Robert, Heckmondwike
  • Cowling William, Heckmondwike
  • Crowther George, sen. Heckmondwike
  • Crowther George, jun. Smithies
  • Crowther Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Crowther Joshua, Heckmondwike
  • Exley William, Heckmondwike
  • Firth Edwin, Heckmondwike
  • Firth Jeremiah & Son, Heckmondwike
  • Fox William, Heckmondwike
  • France Edward, Heckmondwike
  • Gomersall Jonathan, Heckmondwike
  • Goodall Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Halmshaw Daniel, High town
  • Heartley Michael, High town
  • Hepworth John, Heckmondwike
  • Hepworth Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Keighley Christopher, Heckmondwike
  • Keighley Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Keighley Thomas & Son, Heckmondwike
  • Lawford Abraham & Sons, Mill bridge
  • Milnes Joseph, High town
  • North Charles, High town
  • North Joseph, High town
  • Packer John, Heckmondwike
  • Pearson Samuel, Little town
  • Popplewell George, Heckmondwike
  • Popplewell Samuel, Heckmondwike
  • Redfearn Gabriel & Son, Littletown
  • Sands Jonas, Heckmondwike
  • Spencer Stanhope, Heckmondwike
  • Sykes Solomon, Heckmondwike
  • Wharton Robert, Heckmondwike
  • Wharton Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Wilby Joseph, Little town
  • Wood George, Heckmondwike
  • Woodcock & Sons, High town


  • Lister William, (& music) High town

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Berry Stephen, Heckmondwike
  • Goodall Abel, Heckmondwike
  • Hopkinson Isaac, Little town
  • Lee Jeremiah, Heckmondwike
  • Mitchell Aaron, Mill bridge
  • Popplewell Francis, Heckmondwike
  • Robinson John, Heckmondwike
  • Robinson Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Whitehead James, Heckmondwike


  • Armitage Joseph, Little town
  • Beaumont Thomas, Robert town
  • Duckmanton William, Little town
  • Firth Jeremiah, Heckmondwike
  • Gomersall John, Heckmondwike
  • Hawkyard Joseph, Little town
  • Hepworth John, Heckmondwike
  • Middlebrook Samuel, Heckmondwike
  • Parker James, Heckmondwike

Card Makers,

  • Charlesworth Susannah, High town
  • Goodall Abraham, Heckmondwike
  • Hanson George, High town
  • Hemingway David, High town
  • Hemingway Reuben, Upper house
  • Hirst Joseph, High town
  • Houldsworth William, High town
  • Lawford Joseph, High town
  • Lister George, High town
  • Lister John, High town
  • Lister Joseph, High town
  • Lister Joshua, Robert town
  • Lister William, Little town
  • Lister William, Hare park
  • Naylor Samuel, High town
  • Nowell John, High town,
  • Parkin William, High town
  • Rhodes George, Heckmondwike
  • Smith David, Little town
  • Townend & Son, High town
  • Walshaw William, Heckmondwike
  • Watkinson Henry, High town
  • Whitehead James, High town

Carpenters & Joiners,

  • Armitage Joshua, Heckmondwike
  • Brearley Abraham, Heckmondwike
  • Brooke Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Hayes John, Little town
  • Lee Timothy, Heckmondwike
  • Ramsden John, Little town
  • Ramsden Richard, Little town

Carpet Manufacturers,

  • Armitage Thomas & Sons, Heckmondwike
  • Bond George, Smithies
  • Cooke Samuel, Mill bridge
  • Cooke William, Heckmondwike
  • Crawshaw Benjamin, Smithies
  • Crawshaw Joseph, Smithies
  • Horsfall James, (and coverlet) Heckmondwike
  • Swallow John (& coverlet) Heckmondwike
  • Swallow Michael (and coverlet) Heckmondwike

Corn Millers,

  • Fearnsides Thomas, Robert town
  • Stead Richard, Heckmondwike
  • Sykes John, Mill bridge


  • Brearley John, High town
  • Fawcett Abraham, High town
  • Hepworth Joshua, High town
  • Jackson Abraham, High town
  • Milner George, High town
  • North George, High town
  • Walker Godfrey, High town
  • Whitehead George, Heckmondwike

Doffing Plate Makers,

  • Standring Benj, Mill bridge
  • Standring Samuel, Little-town

Hat Manufacturers.,

  • Chadwick Joseph, Mill bridge
  • Dixon William, High town
  • Liversidge Joseph, Heckmondwike

Inns, Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Black Bull, Samuel Middlebrook, Mill bridge
  • Commercial Inn, Joshua Lister, Heckmondwike
  • George Inn (& Blanket Hall) John Boyle, Heckmondwike
  • Globe Inn, George Humble, Mill bridge
  • Old Cross Keys, James Whitehead, High town
  • Red Lion, William Berry, Heckmondwike
  • Shears, James Lister, High town
  • Shoulder of Mutton, Samuel Hall, High town
  • Star, Joseph Armitage, Little town
  • Star, Joseph Thackray, Robert town
  • White Hart, William Hammond, High town
  • White Hart, David Smith, Little town
  • Woodman, Ann. Schofield, Heckmondwike
  • Wool pack, William Firth, Heckmondwike
  • Yew Tree Inn, Ann Mitchell, Robert town

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Farrar David, Heckmondwike
  • Firth Emma & Sarah, Heckmondwike
  • Popplewell Jonathan, Heckmondwike
  • Smith John, Heckmondwike
  • Williamson Joseph, High town


  • Cooke Samuel, Mill bridge
  • Scott George, Heckmondwike


  • Brooke John, Robert town
  • Firth Edwin, Heckmondwike
  • Firth Jeremiah & Son, Heckmondwike
  • Hale Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Naylor & Cockell (blanket, & cotton & woollen coverlet) Heckmondwike
  • Oates Henry and Son, Heckmondwike
  • Walker Benjamin Joseph & William, Mill bridge
  • Wilby Henry, Hartshead

Painters: House, Sign, &c,

  • Sykes Charles, Robert town
  • Whiteley & Wray, High town

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Briggs Richard, High town
  • Hawkyard Matthew, Little town
  • Senior Edward, Heckmondwike

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Armitage Robert, Heckmondwike
  • Brooke Thomas, (and mill owner) Little town
  • Capper William, High town
  • Cowburn James, Mill bridge
  • Crowther Hannah, Heckmondwike
  • Dobson John, Little town
  • Firth James, (& oil dealer) Heckmondwike
  • Firth Mary, Heckmondwike
  • Haigh John, Robert town
  • Hirst Joseph, High town
  • Lister William, Little town
  • Littlewood Hannah, Little town
  • Morton James, Heckmondwike
  • Newsome Anthony, Heckmondwike
  • Penny James, Mill bridge
  • Popplewell Jane & Ann; Heckmondwike,
  • Popplewell Jonathan, Heckmondwike
  • Smith John, Heckmondwike
  • Wharton Hannah, Heckmondwike
  • Wigglesworth James, Heckmondwike
  • Wilson James, Heckmondwike
  • Wood Joseph, High town

Slubbing and Scribbling Mills,

  • Coxkill, Brooke & Co. (& fulling) Little town
  • Dex, Croft & Burnley, Heckmondwike
  • Elstub Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Firth James, Heckmondwike
  • Halliday & Rhodes, Heckmondwike
  • Hirst Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Keighley & Croft, Heckmondwike
  • Popplewell and Oldfield, Heckmondwike
  • Walker Benjamin, Joseph & William, Millbridge

Stone Masons,

  • Barber Mark, Heckmondwike
  • Binns James, High town
  • Blackburn William, High town
  • Cordingley John, Heckmondwike
  • Cordingley John, Little town
  • Cordingley Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Healy Joseph, Robert town
  • Hopkinson John, Little town
  • Jackson Joshua, High town
  • Lee Henry, Little town
  • Marriott David, Robert town
  • Oldroyd James, Heckmondwike
  • Oldroyd Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Oldroyd William, Little town
  • Pawson John, Robert town


  • Ashley John, High town
  • Booth James, Mill bridge
  • Webster Rawson, Heckmondwike


  • Barker William, Heckmondwike
  • Goodaire Joseph, High town
  • Smith John, Heckmondwike
  • Spivey James, Mill bridge

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Lang Mary, Mill bridge
  • Peel William, Mill bridge


  • Allott Jonathan, Heckmondwike
  • Ramsden John, Little town
  • Wilson Thomas, Heckmondwike

Woollen Cloth Manufrs,

  • Croft Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Elstub Joseph, Heckmondwike
  • Firth Edwin, Heckmondwike
  • Walker Benjamin, Joseph & William, Mill bridge
  • Wilby Henry, Hartshead
  • Woodcock William, High town,

Woollen Yarn Manufactrs,

  • Firth James, Heckmondwike
  • Halliday William, Heckmondwike
  • Hirst Thomas, Heckmondwike
  • Morton William, (worsted) Little town


  • Binns James, High, town,
  • Birkett Benjamin, Stanningley
  • Halliday William, Heckmondwike
  • Heartley John, Heckmondwike
  • Hicks John, Smithies
  • Sykes Solomon, Heckmondwike


  • Ainley Thomas, brewer, Heckmondwike
  • Binns Joseph, farrier, High town
  • Burnley John, oil dealer "White lees
  • Cockill Joseph, tanner, Little town
  • Cockill Thomas dyer, Little town
  • Heartley Peter, fellmonger, Heckmondwike
  • Lister James, auctioneer, appraiser and sheriff's officer, High town
  • Lister Joseph, wire drawer, High town
  • Royle John, wine and spirit merchant Heckmondwike
  • Scott George, whitesmith, Heckmondwike
  • Sumner Thomas, farrier, Heckmondwike
  • Wilson Matthew, tin-plate worker, Heckmondwike


  • To Huddersfield, a Coach (from Leeds) calls at the Yew Tree, every morning at half past seven, except Tuesdays, when it leaves at seven.
  • To Leeds, a Coach calls at the Yew Tree, every day at twelve, and at the Globe, every afternoon at half-past five.
  • To Manchester, a Coach (from Leeds) calls at the Globe, every afternoon at half past one; goes through Huddersfield, Oldham, &c.


  • To Bradford, Joseph Fawcett, from his house, Heckmondwike, every Mon. day & Thursday mornings.
  • To Halifax, Joseph Fawcett, from his house, every Tuesday, Thurs. & Sat.
  • To Huddersfield, Jonas Hepworth, from his house, Heckmondwike, every Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday.
  • To Huddersfield and Leeds; Joseph Fawcett, from his house, Heckmondwike, every Tuesday & Saturday.
  • To Huddersfield, Manchester, Oldham, &c Ann Mitchell, from her house, Robert town, daily.
  • To Leeds, Ann Mitchell, through Mill bridge and Robert town, daily-Samuel Oates, from his house, Robert town - and George Illingworth's Carts, from his house, Little town, every Tuesday and Saturday-and Jonas Hepworth, from his house, Heckmondwike, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
  • To Wakefield, Joseph Fawcett, from his house, Heckmondwike, every Wednesday and Friday mornings

Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003