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

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

Post Office,

  • Westgate, Mary Holmes, Post Mistress.-Letters are despatched to Leeds every night at nine, and arrive every evening at seven.
  • Letters are despatched to Skipton every morning at two, and arrive every evening at half-past seven.
  • Letters are despatched to Weatherby every evening at forty minutes past seven, and arrive every morning at two.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Atkinson Mrs. Mary, Cross green
  • Denby John, gent. Grow lane
  • Dinsdale Mrs. Elizabeth, Low bar
  • Fairbank William, gent. Woodcroft
  • Fawkes Francis Hawkesworth, esq, Farnley hall
  • Fox John, gent. Market place
  • Raistrick John, gent. Cayley hall
  • Rhodes Mrs. Sarah, Kirkgate
  • Robinson Rev. Henry, Vicarage
  • Smith Rev. William, Rattan row
  • Stephenson Mrs. Ann, Bondgate
  • Stokes Airs. Sarah, Kirkgate
  • Tennant John, esq. Westgate
  • Vavasaur William, esq. Weston hall
  • Walker Charles, esq. Bondgate
  • Walker John, gent. Bondgate
  • Wear Mrs. Sarah, Borough gate
  • Whitehead Mrs. Elizabeth, Kirkgate
  • Wilkinson Mrs. Ann, Newhall ball

Academies & Schools,

  • Grammar School, Northgate- Rev. Henry Robinson, master
  • Hay Thomas, (boys' day) Borough street
  • Horsfall Rev. John (gentlemen's boarding) Cambridge house
  • Ingham William, (boys' day) Boro' street
  • Rhodes Martha (ladies boarding) Borough street
  • Sharphouse John (boys' day) Bond street


  • Barret Edward, New Inn yard
  • Newstead Henry, Westgate
  • Sheppard George, Bondgate
  • Smith John (and clerk of the peace) Manor house


  • Earnshaw Thomas (and sheriff's officer) Market place
  • Holmes Thomas, Westgate
  • Yeoman Peter, Borough gate

Bakers & Flour Dealers,

  • Brown Hannah, Bay Horse yard
  • Bullock Elizabeth, Kirkgate
  • Cartwright George, Borough gate
  • Cawood Martin, Kirkgate
  • Kay Abraham, Westgate
  • Lupton Ellen, Back lane


  • Longfield Joshua, Kirkgate
  • Thompson Charles, Clapgate
  • Thompson William, Bondgate
  • Tophams George, Borough gate

Booksellers, Stationers, Printers & Binders,

  • Walker William, (& circulating library, stereotype founder, and subdistributer of stamps) Kirkgate
  • Wood William Mortimer, Market place

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Barber John, Westgate
  • Brown George, Borough gate
  • Brown John Henry, New market
  • Brown Richard, Northgate
  • Flesher William, Kirkgate
  • Holdsworth Abraham, Market place
  • Hoyle Thomas, Kirkgate
  • Lee John, Clapgate
  • Longfield Stephen, Bondgate
  • Mason Charles, Westgate
  • Nicholson John, Sugar street
  • Stubbs Joseph, West gate
  • Thompson John, Bondgate
  • Vickers Jacob, Kirkgate
  • Waddington John, Low bar

Braziers and Tin-Plate Workers,

  • Cooper Richard, Westgate
  • Hornshaw John (and ironmonger) Market place
  • Lea Rhodes (and ironmonger) Kirkgate
  • Read Benjamin, Kirkgate
  • Wharrie William (and ironmonger) Boro' gate

Bridle Bit and Stirrup Makers & Whitesmiths,

  • Longfield Simon (and gunsmith) Paradise square
  • Longfield William, Paradise square
  • Mawson William, Paradise square
  • Sharphouse John (& bridle cutter) Crow lane
  • Whitley Francis (& gunsmith) Low bar
  • Wigglesworth David, Nelson street


  • Barber Mary, Borough gate
  • Barret John, Kirkgate
  • Burnell William, Borough gate
  • Calvert William, Bay Horse yard
  • Curtis William, Borough gate
  • Elsworth Robert, Kirkgate
  • Fieldhouse Thomas, Market place
  • Forster Edward, Kirkgate
  • Forster William, Market place
  • Freeman Thomas, jun. Gay lane
  • Holmes Ann, Market place
  • Holmes Benjamin, (& grocer) Market place
  • Marsden James, New market
  • Nichols John, Nelson street
  • Rawlinson Robert, Borough gate
  • Tempest James, Market place
  • Thompson Thomas, Borough gate
  • Waddington William, Market place
  • Wood Joseph, Nelson street

Chymists & Druggists,

  • Backhouse Henry Kirkgate
  • Foister William, Kirkgate
  • Knowlson John Cundel, Market place


  • Inman John, Kirkgate
  • Linton Miles (& chair maker) Clap gate
  • Reynolds Richard, Market place
  • Reynolds Thomas, New market

Corn Factors,

  • Dale James. Market place
  • Hardwick William, Market place
  • Holdsworth Samuel, Walker gate
  • Jackson William, Market place
  • Rhodes Thomas, Borough gate

Cotton Spinners and Manufacturers,

  • Todd Samuel, Crow lane
  • Whitaker John, Northgate

Curriers & Leather Dressers & Tawers,

  • Forster Daniel
  • Forster Marmaduke G. (& tanned skivers) Westgate
  • Lawson William, Crow lane
  • Rhodes James, (& dealer in grindery) Westgate
  • Thackray --, Burrows lane
  • Thackray William, Burrows lane
  • Thompson Martha, New market
  • Turner Thomas, Kirkgate
  • Whitehead Christopher, Clap gate
  • Whitehead Francis, Borough gate

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • Atlas, William Walker, Kirkgate
  • Norwich Union, Edward Maude, Kirkgate Phoenix, William Barrett

Gardeners Nursery and Seedsmen,

  • Cowburn Benjamin, Chevin
  • Duxburry Thomas, Bay Horse yard
  • Hartley Samuel, Low bar
  • Long John, Kirkgate
  • Wilkinson John, Nelson street
  • Wilkinson Joseph, jun. Westgate
  • Wilkinson Joseph, sen. Westgate

Glass & Earthenware Dealers,

  • De Maine Sarah, Market place
  • Jackson William, (& grocer) Market place
  • Stewart Charles, Borough gate

Grocers, &c,

  • Deighton John, (& spirit dlr) Market place
  • Dibb Austin (& patten mkr) Market place
  • Forster William, (& druggist) Market place
  • Fox Jonathan, jun. (& spirit dlr), Market place
  • Johnson David, (& draper) Market place
  • Knowlson John, Market place
  • Roundell William, (& seedsman) Clap gate
  • Simpson & Jackson (& druggists) Market place
  • Thackray John, Clapgate
  • Walker Thomas, Market place
  • Wharrie Robert, (& dealer in earthenware dealer) Market place

Hair Dressers,

  • Cork Christopher, Borough gate
  • Hardwick Benjamin, Kirkgate
  • Hardwick William, Market place

Hat Manufacturers,

  • Crossley William, (& grocer) Borough gate
  • Walmsley Edward, Market place
  • Walmsley James, Market place

Horse Dealers,

  • Fox John, jun. Market place
  • Prockter Thomas, Market place

Joiners, Builders and Cabinet Makers,

  • Brown John, Westgate
  • Burley Thomas, Borough gate
  • Chippendale Benjamin, Bondgate
  • Cundall William, Northgate
  • Curtis Joseph, Westgate
  • Dawson James, Westgate
  • Harrison John, New market
  • Kendall John, Bondgate
  • Rhodes Richard, Back lane
  • Smithson John, Bondgate
  • Thompson Abraham, Nelson street
  • Yates James, Clapgate

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Bradley Jonathan, (& tea dlr.) Market pi
  • Craven John, Market place
  • Douglass William, (& tea dlr.) Borough gate
  • Gilling Thomas, Market place
  • Holmes Jane (& dress maker)Market place
  • Johnston David, Market place
  • Lockett William, Low bar
  • M'Landsborough Andrew, (and tea dealer) Kirkgate
  • M'Landsborough Jonathan, (& tea dlr.) Market place
  • M'Turk Alexander, (and tea dealer) Bondgate
  • Rhodes Sarah & Son (& tea dealers) Kirkgate

Linen Manufacturers,

  • Chippendale John, Burrows lane
  • Wood William, Bondgate


  • Atkinson John, Borough gate
  • Atkinson William, Low bar
  • Carter ---, Silver Mill
  • Dawson William, Borough gate
  • Earnshaw Jonathan Perkin, Borough gate
  • Ingle Thomas, Market place
  • Thompson William, Westgate
  • Wall Thomas, Rattan row

Milliners and Dress Makers,

  • Atherton Hannah, Westgate
  • Brown Sarah, Kirkgate
  • Craven P. Market pace
  • Flesher Ellen, Bondgate
  • Freeman Ellen & Sarah, Gay lane
  • Kendall Mary, Westgate


  • Chippendale William, Borough gate
  • West Hugh, Kirkgate

Nail Makers,

  • Cawood Abraham (and ironmonger) Market place
  • Cawood Frederick, Bondgate
  • Cawood Jon. (& sadler) Northgate
  • Cawood Martin, Kirkgate
  • Fortune Cowling, Bay Horse yard

Painters--House, Sign, &c,

  • Horner William (& paper hanger) Market place
  • Towlson William, Market place
  • Yeoman Peter, Borough gate

Plasterers &, Slavers,

  • Chaffer Richard, Gross green
  • Chaffer Thomas, Cross & green

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Chippendale David, Westgate
  • Colburn John, Clapgate
  • Hartley John (& looking glass silverer) Kirkgate

Saddlers and Harness Makers,

  • Brown Christopher, Burrows lane
  • Brown Tames; Bay. Horse yard
  • Colburn James, Clapgate
  • Fowler John, Westgate
  • Harrison William, Market place

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Atherton William, Westgate
  • Cartwright George, Borough gate
  • Crossley William, Borough to
  • Holmes, Benjamin, Market pace
  • Holmes Mary, Kirkgate
  • Rhodes Sarah, Church yard
  • Stirk William, Bondgate

Stay Makers,

  • Brumfit John, Kirkgate
  • Brumfit William, Market Place
  • Catton John, New Market
  • Rhodes Hannah; Borough gate

Stocking Manufacturers,

  • Aked Nathaniel, Bondgate
  • Fairburn Joseph, Bondgate
  • Hobson John, Kirkgate
  • Hobson Jonathan, (& dyer) Market place
  • Sinclair Jonathan, Market place

Stone & Marble Masons,

  • Flesher & Co. Cambridge
  • Freeman George & Thomas, Cambridge and Gay lane
  • Freeman James, Cambridge
  • Freeman Joseph, Cambridge
  • Hobson William, Westgate
  • Hudson Stephen, Nelson street
  • Matson William, Paradise street
  • Spence Boland, Kirkgate

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Buck Ellen, Market place
  • Calvert Ann, Market place
  • Cawood Mary, Bondgate
  • Cawood Mary, Paradise square
  • Harrison Ann, New Market


  • Shaw James & Son, Market place
  • Shaw Thomas, Westgate
  • Spence John, Westgate


  • Brown Robert, Clapgate
  • Hodgson William, (& mercer) Boroughgate
  • Hoyle William, Westgate
  • Spencer Alban, Borough gate
  • Taylor Thomas, Westgate
  • Thompson Robert, Bondgate
  • Whitaker John, Nelson street
  • Whitaker Thomas, Kirkgate
  • Whitaker William, Bondgate
  • Wild William, Nelson street

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Blackburn George, Kirkgate
  • Thompson Jeremiah, Market place
  • Thompson Peter, Borough gate


  • Barker Robert, (& fellmonger) Bondgate
  • Horsman Robert, Borough gate
  • Horsman Thomas, Borough gate
  • Young Thomas, Crow lane

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Barley Sheaf, Robert Ingham, Borough gate
  • Bay horse, George Calvert, Market place
  • Black Bull, Thomas Earnshaw, Market place
  • Black Horse, James Dale, Westgate
  • Blue Bell, William Pawson, Market place
  • Bowling Green Inn, Hannah Cawood, Bondgt
  • Cock & Bottle, John Mawson, Bondgate
  • Cross pipes, George Cheadle, Westgate
  • Fleece Inn, David Chippendale, Westgate
  • George Inn, Joseph Pollard,
  • Green Man, William Duxburry, Kirkgate
  • Grey Horse, John Dixon Cuncliffe, Kirkgate
  • Half Moon, Joseph Midgley, Westgate
  • King's Arms, John Walker, Bondgate
  • New Inn, George Tempest, Market place
  • Plough, George Rawson, top of Chevin
  • Queens Read, Samuel Hardisty, Kirkgate
  • Red Lion, John Read, Kirkgate
  • Royal Oak, Thomas Ingle, Clap gate
  • White Horse, Thomas Prockter, Market place
  • White Swan, Mary Cawood, Borough gate
  • Woolpack, John Walker, Bond gate

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Ancock Anthony (and jeweller) Market place
  • Blakeborough Richard (and ironmonger) Market place
  • Hudson Day. (& jeweller) Market place
  • Thackray Thomas, Kirkgate


  • Chippendale William, Borough gate
  • Kendall & Pawson, Westgate
  • Metcalfe William, Bondgate
  • Pawson William, Rattan row

Worsted Spinners and Manufacturers,

  • Ackroyd William, (& worsted spinner) Otley Mill
  • Gill & Sons, Bailden
  • Gill, Mitchell & Co. Bailden
  • Holmes Thomas & Son, Bailden
  • Schofield ---, Bailden
  • Walker John (stuff manufacturer) Bondgate


  • Baynes Cornelius, rope and twine maker, Market place
  • Bland William, linen thread maker, Cambridge
  • Brown Sarah, clothes broker, Kirkgate
  • Buckton Samuel, music teacher & organist, Back lane
  • Carr Josiah & Co. cudbear & archil rafts, Borough gate
  • Garnett Peter, paper makr, Otley Mill
  • Hartley John, corn miller, Otley Mill
  • Hunter James, basket & sieve maker, Clapgate
  • Kay Abraham, flour dealer, Westgate
  • Maude Edward, wine & brandy merchant, and dealer in iron and steel, Kirkgate
  • Mawson William, saddlers' ironmonger, Paradise square
  • Mounsey William, land surveyor, Crow lane
  • Otley & Wharfedale Savings' Bank Edward Barret, secretary, office, Vestry room, Otley church, open every Friday from 12 to 1, an every Saturday from 6 to 7 in the evening
  • Patrick John, flax spinner, Bondgate
  • Rogerson Aspden, dish turner, Bondgate
  • Subscription Library, Bondgate- John Sharphouse, librarian
  • Umpleby William, turner, Back lane


  • To Ilkley, the Defiance (from Leeds) calls at the White Horse, every evening (Sundays excepted) at six during the season, and in winter on Tuesday and Saturday only.
  • To Leeds, the Accommodation, from the White horse, every Tuesday & Saturday mornings at six; goes through Guiseley & the Defiance (from Ilkley) calls at the White Horse, every morning (Sundays excepted) at eight during season, and in winter on Tuesday & Saturday only.


  • To Addingham, William & Richard Wail, from the Bay Mare, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
  • To Bailden, Benjamin Pickard & Samuel Taylor, from the Red Lion, every Friday.
  • To Bradford, John Dibb, from his house, Bondgate, every Tuesday, Thurs. day and Saturday mornings.
  • To Burnsall and Hebden, James Walker, from the Black Horse, every Friday morning.
  • To Keighley, James Barwick, from the Barley Sheaf, every Friday.
  • To Leeds, Michael Bell from his house, Kirkgate, daily-and Phoebe Bailey, from her house, Back lane, every Tues. day, Thursday and Saturday mornings.
  • To Pateley Bridge, George Stones, from the Black Horse, every-Friday,
  • To Skipton, Richard Mingate, from the Black Horse, every Friday morning.
  • To William, and Hill, John Murgatroyd, from the Barley Sheaf, every -Friday.
  • To York, Richard Mingate, from the Black Horse, every Tuesday morning.

Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003