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

Post Office,

  • Crescent, Thomas Spivey, Post Master.
  • Letters for London, &c, are despatched every morning at a quarter before eight, and arrive at half-past five in the afternoon.
  • Letters for York, Edinburgh, &c. are despatched at half-past five in the afternoon, and arrive at a quarter before eight in the morning.

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Burton William, esq. Turnham hall
  • Clarkson Barnard, esq. Gowthorpe
  • Egremont Jun. jun. esq. Coates house
  • Hague Bernard, esq. Kelfield hall
  • Kendall Rev. ---, Riccall
  • Milner Sir William, bart. Appleton
  • Muncaster Rev. Jon. Gowthorpe
  • Osbaldeston H. esq. Gateforth hall
  • Parker Rev. William, Riccall
  • Paver Christopher, esq. Ousegate
  • Paver Rev. Richard, Brayton
  • Smith Samuel, esq. Hambleton
  • Stapleton Miles, esq,. Carlton
  • Thompson -, esq. Escott hall
  • Ward Samuel Wilkes, esq. Chester court
  • Weddall Charles, gent. Ousegate

Academies & Schools,

  • Bennett Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Butler Isaac, Park row
  • Free School, Gowthorpe- Launcelot Blackett, master
  • Free School, Millgate-Thomas Smith master
  • Hicks Jane, New lane
  • Hunt John, New lane
  • Leaper Thomas, Broad street
  • Procter Jane (boarding & day) Gowthorpe

(See also Fire, &c. Office Agents.)

  • Addinell George steam packets) Gowthorpe
  • Clay Richard (shipping & commission) Ousegate
  • Cliff Richard (stone) Lower crane
  • Lumb John (stone) Ousegate
  • Weddall Charles (Aire and Calder navigation) Croft


  • Dodsworth John Gowthorpe
  • Eadon Thomas, Water lane
  • Lee John Church yard
  • Parker Edward, Crescent
  • Pearson Matthew, Church yard

Auctioneers & Appraisers,

  • Armstrong Chs. Gowthorpe
  • Banks George, (appraiser only) Gow. thorp
  • Farrington Thomas, Market place
  • Hodgson Charles, Gowthorpe

Bakers & Flour Dealers,

  • Addey Joint, Church hill
  • Burton William, Ousegate
  • Dobson Edward, James street
  • Lee William, Broad street
  • Smith Jonathan, Church yard
  • Thurlow Ralph, Church hill
  • Witten John, Gowthorpe


  • Schofield, Clarksons and Clough, Gowthorpe, - draw on Spooner, Attwood & Co. London)

Basket Makers,

  • Scowby George, Millgate
  • Smorfitt John, Gowthorpe


  • Freeman Daniel, Gowthorpe
  • Stickney William, Gowthorpe
  • Tune Richard, Finkle street
  • Wardingley William, Wren lane
  • Westerman John, Water lane

Block & Mast Makers,

  • Nappey Joseph, Ousegate
  • Rhodes Robert, Ship-yard buildings
  • Robinson Thomas, Ship-yard lane

Boat & Barge Builders,

  • Guttridge Samuel, Ship-yard buildings
  • Jackson Thomas, Ship-yard buildings
  • Tasker Thomas, Canal side

Booksellers Stationers and Printers,

  • Booth William, Finkle street
  • Galpine William, Market place

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Arundell George, Finkle street
  • Arundell William, Broad street
  • Collinson James, Church lane
  • Cusworth William, Church hill
  • Eadon John, Ousegate
  • Foster John, Broad street
  • Obee Abraham, Gowthorpe
  • Richardson George, Church lane
  • Varley William, Gowthorpe
  • Wright John, Ousegate

Braziers & Tinmen,

  • Atkinson Henry, Broad street
  • Linton John, New street
  • Smith William, Finkle street
  • Wilson Joseph, Wren lane

Brewers & Maltsters,

  • Bradley John, Ousegate
  • Capes John, Gowthorpe
  • Foster John, Market place
  • Singleton John, Broad street
  • Wood George, Wren lane


  • Atkinson Thomas, Millgate
  • Hall Edward, Park street
  • Hall James, Water lane
  • Kerlew John, Gowthorpe
  • Rosindale Thomas, Millgate


  • Agar John, Finkle street
  • Anson Joseph, Gowthorpe
  • Anson Miles, New street
  • Bean William, Millgate
  • Bradley Samuel, Church hill
  • Briggs Robert, Gowthorpe
  • Burton George, Ousegate
  • Burton William, Broad street
  • Clarkson George, Ousegate
  • Collinson William, Church hill
  • Hampshire Robert, Ousegate
  • Lombard William, Church lane
  • Poole Richard, Broad street
  • Poole Samuel, Gowthorpe
  • Richardson John, Market place
  • Smith Henry, Gowthorpe


  • Chapman George, Market place
  • Procter & Co. Market place

Coal Dealers,

  • Farey John, Water lane
  • Liversidge William, Millgate


  • Favey James, Church hill
  • Hood George, Wren lane
  • Scowby George, Millgate

Corn Millers,

  • Carlile John Brayton
  • Richardson John & Son, Millgate
  • Webster William, Brayton

Curriers and Leather Cutters,

  • Blaydes Ingram, Water lane
  • Gallsworthy John, Finkle street
  • Harrison John, Broad street


  • Adams Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Botham William, Ousegate
  • Hall William, Finkle street
  • Richardson George, Finkle street


  • Blades Christopher, Millgate
  • Holdsworth Benjamin, Church yard
  • Jagger Thomas & Co. Millgate

Earthenware Dealers,

  • Grace Thomas, Finkle street
  • Simpson William, Gowthorpe


  • Crouch Thomas, Wren lane
  • Hawcroft William, Gowthorpe

Fire, & C. Office Agents,

  • County, John Clough Gowthorpe
  • Guardian, John Lee, Church yard
  • Leeds and Yorkshire, Richard Clay, Ousegate
  • Royal Exchange, Jonathan Dodsworth, Gowthorpe
  • Yorkshire, Thomas Spivey, New street

Flax Dressers,

  • Adams John & Sons, Millgate
  • Farrington Thomas, Market place
  • Obee Isaac, Market place

Gardeners & Seedsmen,

  • Blaydes Christopher, Millgate,
  • Brown Thomas, Bondgate
  • Chatterton Ellen, Gowthorpe
  • Ellison Christopher, Gowthorpe
  • Nappey Thomas, Bondgate
  • Sikes William, Cow lane
  • Watson William, Broad street

Grocers & Tea Dealers,

  • Bew Robert, Market place
  • Bickers & Shellito, Gowthorpe
  • Bilton William, Broad street
  • Coates Joseph, Crescent
  • Godfrey Richard Thomas, Finkle street
  • Green Thomas, Ousegate
  • Leethem Thomas, Finkle street
  • Rawlinson William, Church hill
  • Richardson Joseph, Ousegate

Hair Dressers,

  • Burton James, Gowthorpe
  • Chambers Richard, Gowthorpe
  • Jackson Samuel, Broad street
  • Wilson Thomas, Finkle street

Hat Manufacturers and Dealers,

  • Armstrong William, Gowthorpe
  • Bennett Elizabeth, Gowthorpe
  • Crouch Thomas, Church hill
  • Hawdon Thomas, Finkle street


  • George, Thomas Hawdon, Market place
  • Petre's Arms, Daniel M`Gregor, Gowthorpe

Iron & Brass Founders,

  • Adams John, Finkle street
  • Smithson Thomas, Millgate


  • Adams John (& nail manufacturer) Finkle street
  • Smith William, Finkle street
  • Southwood John, Broad street

Joiners & Cabinet Marrs,

  • Armstrong Charles, Gowthorpe
  • Armstrong Christopher, Church lane
  • Armstrong John, Gowthorpe
  • Bairsto George, Millgate
  • Dobson James, Gawthorp
  • Garbut Robert, Finkle street
  • Tomison Jackman, Broad street
  • Turton James, Gowthorpe
  • Ward John, Broad street

Linen Drapers,

  • Coates Joseph, Market place
  • France Thomas, Church yard
  • Godfrey Richard Thomas, Finkle street
  • Leethem Thomas, Finkle street
  • Lowther Esther, Ousegate
  • Mann Henry, Finkle street
  • Parker Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Richardson Joseph, Ousegate
  • Spivey Thomas, Crescent
  • Twist Joseph, Market place

Linen Manufacturers,

  • Holdsworth Benjamin, Church yard
  • Wilson William, Gowthorpe


  • Dobson John, sen. Millgate
  • Procter, Massey & Co. Broad street

Milliners & Dress Marrs,

  • Bolland Mary & Elizabeth, New street
  • Dickinson Hannah, Finkle street
  • France Amy, Church yard
  • Freeman Hannah, Gowthorpe
  • Longthorpe Elizabeth, New street
  • Tomlinson Elizabeth, Market place
  • Tomlinson Francis, Market place

Painters-House, Sign, &c,

  • Bickerdyke Robert, Water lane
  • Finch Ann, Broad street
  • Hall John, Church hill
  • Wardell Joseph, Gowthorpe

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Barker James, Finkle street
  • Breasley John, Ousegate
  • Iles Benjamin, Broad street
  • Liley William, Church lane
  • Smith William, Finkle street

Porter Dealers,

  • Pitt & Pearson, Market place
  • Staniland Henry, Ousegate

Rope & Twine Makers,

  • Butterworth John, Gowthorpe
  • Butterworth Joshua, Gowthorpe
  • Butterworth Samuel, Gowthorpe
  • Farrington Thomas, Market place
  • Fisher Thomas, Canal side
  • Morley Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Twist Christopher, Gowthorpe

Sacking Manufacturers,

  • Hawdon Richard, Finkle street
  • Twist Christopher, Gowthorpe


  • Brewer John, Market place
  • England Mary, Gowthorpe

Sail Makers,

  • Carr Stephen, Ship-yard buildings
  • Gouldsborough Thomas, Ship-yard buildings
  • Jackson William, East common

Ship & Anchor Smiths,

  • Richardson Richard, Millgate
  • Richardson Robert & Son, Water lane

Ship Owners,

  • Bell Robert, New street
  • Bromley Elizabeth, Gowthorpe
  • Burniston Jasper, East common
  • Pitt Isaac Burgess, Crescent
  • Shilleto Simon, Water lane
  • Slandering Thomas, Church hill
  • Staniland Stephen, New street
  • Staniland William, Ousegate
  • Steels Thomas, Barlby bank
  • Weddall Charles, Navigation bank

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Blaydes Christopher, Millgate
  • Brunyard Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Clark Robert, Ship-yard buildings
  • Cooper John, Ship-yard buildings
  • Gouldsborough Thomas, Ship-yard buildings
  • Hall Jane, Broad street
  • Morley Samuel, Gowthorpe
  • Obee Isaac, Market place
  • Rockett William, New lane
  • Tasker John, Ship-yard buildings
  • Whittaker Thomas, Gawthorp
  • Wright Paul, Ousegate

Soap Boiler,

  • Lee Beilby, Millgate

Stone & Marble Merchts,

  • Bradley William, Park row
  • Cay Stephen, Thorndon buildings
  • Liversidge William, Millgate

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Armstrong Charles, Gowthorpe
  • Arundell Bessey, Church yard
  • Copley Elizabeth, Gowthorpe
  • Elsworth Grace, New street
  • Hood Sarah, Water lane


  • Addinell & Binkett, Church lane
  • Fothergill John, Gowthorpe
  • Young Adam, Crescent

Tailors & Habit Makers,

  • Addey Thomas, Church hill
  • Armstrong John, New street
  • Dickinson John, Finkle street
  • Golton Charles, Wren lane
  • Jackson Charles, Broad street
  • Jackson James, Gowthorpe
  • Pearson Martin, Broad street
  • Shaw John, Ousegate

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Bickers & Shellito, Gowthorpe
  • Green Thomas, Ousegate
  • Rawlinson William, Church hill


  • Hartley John, Gowthorpe
  • Jackson John, Gowthorpe

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Anchor, James Wilkinson, Ousegate
  • Anchor, Thomas Crouch, Church hill
  • Bay Horse, Jane Palframan, Broad street
  • Black Moor's Head, Richard Precious, Finkle street
  • Blue Ball, James Gamble, Ousegate
  • Britannia, John Cape, Ousegate
  • Chequers, William Wilson, Millgate
  • Coach & Horses, John Harper, Water lane
  • Crown & Anchor, John Ward, Gowthorpe
  • Duke of York, Mary Dunhill, Ousegate
  • Gate, Pitt and Pearson, Gowthorpe
  • Grey Horse, George Corbett Gowthorpe
  • Griffin John Wilson, Broad street
  • Lord Nelson, Michael Lelew, Ousegate
  • Neptune, John Lumb, Ousegate
  • New Inn, Robert Addinell, Gowthorpe
  • Old Fox, Robert Hool Thorp, Willaby
  • Rose & Crown, William Popplewell, New street
  • Royal Oak, Richard Green, Ousegate
  • Sawyers' Arms, William Pottage, Broad street
  • Ship, John Tomlinson, Water lane
  • Ship, Ruth Watson, Market place
  • Shoulder of Mutton, William Bean, Millgate
  • Steam Packet, William Tate, Ousegate
  • Swan, Thomas Taylor, Ousegate
  • Talbot, Richard Addington, Gowthorpe
  • Unicorn, Thomas Nappey, Bondgate
  • Union, John Turner Broad street
  • White Swan, John Pegg, Broad street

Timber Merchants,

  • Adams John, New lane
  • Liversidge William, Millgate
  • Twist Christopher, Gowthorpe

Tobacco Manufacturer,

  • Hodgson Thomas, Broad street


  • Banks James, Bondgate
  • Rosandale Robert, Church hill

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Addinell George, Gowthorpe
  • Ayton John, New street
  • Plowman Thomas, Finkle street
  • Richardson William, Gowthorpe


  • Clay Richard, Ousegate
  • Foster John, Ousegate


  • Clarkson James, Millgate
  • Golton William, Bondgate
  • Green John, Broad street

Wine & Spirit Merchants,

  • Adams Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Bilton Joshua, Gowthorpe
  • France Thomas, Finkle street
  • Pitt Isaac Burgess, Crescent
  • Pitt and Pearson, Market place
  • Richardson John, jun. Water lane
  • Staniland Henry, Ousegate


  • Allinson Henry, millwright, Millgate
  • Andrew Joseph, ship rigger Market place
  • Banks George, furniture broker, Gowthorpe
  • Burnell Thomas, glover, Gowthorpe
  • Butler Isaac, pipe maker, Abbey yard
  • Dobson John & Co. seed crushers, Millgate
  • Drake John, coach proprietor, New lane
  • Jagger Thomas & Co. worsted manufacturer, Finkle street
  • Johnson John, carpet shoe manufacturer, Finkle street
  • Mills George, ship chandler, Canal side
  • Procter & Co. shoe thread manufacturers, Broad street
  • Smithson William, brick and tile maker, Bondgate
  • Swift Elizabeth, stay maker, Gowthorpe
  • Tateson John, clothes dealer, Finkle street
  • Watson Nancy, governess of the workhouse, Gowthorpe
  • Wellburn Mich. coast officer & waiter, Custom house
  • Whitlam Robert, fishmonger, Ousegate
  • Wood Godfrey, confectioner, Market place


  • To London, the Royal Mail (from York) calls at the George Hotel, every morning at a quarter before eight; goes through Doncaster, Snaith, Thorpe and Hatfield.
  • To Leeds, the Blucher, from the George and the Union, from the Petre's Arms & the Union Inns, every day (Sundays excepted).
  • To York, the Royal Mail (from London) calls at the George Hotel, every afternoon at half-past five-and the Providence, and the Aire and Calder, from the Swan, every day (Sundays excepted) Note -The Leeds and York coaches return according to the tides.


  • All on Monday except otherwise mentioned.
  • To Bradford, Henry Firths and John Foster, from Ousegate daily.
  • To Bubwith, John Drabbs, from the Coach and Horses, Water lane
  • To Carlton, Richard Darbyson, from the Black Moor's Head.
  • To Cawood, John Stead, from the Ship, Water lane, and Henry Grundell, from the Black Moor's Head.
  • To Drax, Jane Pearson, from the Ship, Water-lane
  • To Duffield, Ann Richardson, from the Coach and Horses. (Petre's Arms.
  • To Ellerton, Richard Selby, from the
  • To Hambleton, John Leach, from the Black Moor's 'Head, every Monday and Saturday.
  • To Hemborough, Mary Lambert and William Briggs, from the Ship, Water-lane.
  • To Hillam, John Heppelstone, from the Talbot Inn.
  • To Howden, Charles Empson, from the Black Moor's Head.
  • To Leeds, Scott, Carver and Co. from Ousegate, and John Hardwick, from the Rose and Crown, daily.
  • To Monk Friston, --- Stead, from the Black Moor's Head.
  • To Pontefract, Thomas Bilton, from Wren-lane, every Saturday.
  • To Rawcliffe, Thomas Luty & Charles Phillips, from the Griffin.
  • To Riccall, Thomas Burton and Thomas Carr, from the Anchor.
  • To Snaith, John Townend, from the White Swan
  • To Thorne George Harrison, from the Ship, every Tuesday.
  • To York, John. Foster, from Ousegate, daily-George Harrison, from the Ship, Gowthorpe, every Wednesday-and John Cragg, from the same place, every Monday, Thursday and Saturday.

Conveyance By Water,

  • To Leeds, Manchester & Wake- Field, Fly Boats, daily, on the arrival of the steam packet from Hull.
  • To Leeds and Manchester, Fly Boats, every day (Sundays excepted).
  • To Yarmouth, Lynn and Wisbeach, Fly Boats, from Myers' wharf, daily.
  • To York, a Boat, from Myers' wharf, once a-week.

Steam Packets,

  • To London, Trading Vessels, from Richard Clay and John Foster's wharfs, Ousegate, every week.
  • To Hull, the Leeds, Favourite, and the Aire, from the Corn wharf, Ousegate, every morning (Sundays excepted).
  • To Yarmouth the Lowther, from Richard Clay's wharf, Ousegate, every Wednesday.

Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003