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

Post Office,

  • Selby, Thomas Spivey, Post master

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Audus James, esq. New st
  • Best Rev. George, Ousegate
  • Brownlow Mrs. ---, Finkle st
  • Burton William, esq. Turnham hall
  • Cape Mr. John, Gowthorpe
  • Dobson John, esq. Gowthorpe
  • Eadon Thomas, esq. Church hill
  • Evans Mrs. ---, Gowthorpe
  • France Mr. Thomas, Ousegate
  • Hartley Mr. John, Gowthorpe
  • Marshall Mr. ---, Crescent
  • Muncaster Rev. Jonathan, Gowthorpe
  • Osbaldeston Humphrey, esq. Gateforth hall
  • Procter Miss Elizabeth, Gowthorpe
  • Procter Mr. Thomas, Broad st
  • Procter William, esq. Gowthorpe
  • Robertson Rev. J. Bank
  • Staniland Mrs. ---, Crescent
  • Staniland Mrs. Henry, Ousegate
  • Staniland Mr. Stephen, New st
  • Staniland William, esq. Crescent
  • Wade Mr. Thomas, Crescent
  • Waud Samuel Wilks, esq. Chester court
  • Weddall Charles, esq. Ousegate
  • Wharry Mrs. ---, Ousegate

Academies & Schools,
Not otherwise described are Day Schools

  • Bennett Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Betty Eliza (ladies' boarding) New st
  • Free School, Church yard --- Isaac Butler, master
  • Hunt John, New lane
  • Leaper Thomas, Broad st
  • Lowther George, New st
  • Procter Deborah, Gowthorpe
  • Townend John, Gowthorpe
  • Westwood John, Millgate

(See also Fire, &c. Office Agents)

  • Cay Stephen (stone) New st
  • Cliff Richard (stone) Canal side
  • Lumb John (stone) Ousegate
  • Peel John (stone) Ousegate
  • Weddall Charles (for the Aire & Calder canal) Canal side
  • Wilkinson John (stone) Ousegate


  • Battle William, Gowthorpe st
  • Dodsworth John, Market place
  • Lee John, Church st
  • Newstead & Richardson, Broad st
  • Parker Edward, Crescent
  • Pearson Matthew (& coroner) Escrick st

Auctioneers & Appraisers,

  • Armstrong Charles, Gowthorpe st
  • Farrington Thomas, Market place
  • Hicks David, Church yard
  • Milnes John, New lane

Bacon & Flour Dealers,
(See also Shopkeepers, &c.)

  • Briggs William, New st
  • Chapman George, Market place
  • Green Thomas, New st
  • Hawdon Richard, Broad st
  • Johnson James, Ousegate
  • Obee Isaac, Market place
  • Stanland Robert, Church lane
  • Tutill Thomas, Church lane
  • Twist Christopher, New lane
  • Webster James, Gowthorpe
  • Wright George, Gowthorpe

Bakers & Flour Dealers,

  • Burton William, Ousegate
  • Dobson Edward, James st
  • Lee William, Broad st
  • Smith Jonathan, Church yard
  • Taylor Thomas, Ousegate
  • Turner Robert, Broad st
  • Webster Richard, Wren lane
  • Wilson William, Church hill


  • York City and County Banking Co. Gowthorpe -- (draw on Barnetts, Hoare and Co. London) Robert Morrell, agent

Basket Makers,

  • Mitchell Joseph, Water lane
  • Scowby George, Millgate


  • Clarkson James, Millgate
  • Richardson Robert, Broad st
  • Stickney William, Gowthorpe
  • Varley Matthew, King st
  • Wardingley William, Wren lane
  • Westerman John, Water lane

Block & Mast Makers,

  • Nappey Joseph, Ousegate
  • Rhodes Robert, Ship yard
  • Robinson William, Ship yard

Boat & Barge Builders,

  • Guttridge Samuel, Ousegate
  • Jackson Thomas, Ship yard
  • Tasker Thomas, Ship yard

Booksellers, Stationers & Printers,

  • Booth Hannah, Finkle st
  • Galpine William Richard (& library and news room) Market place

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Ardington John, Broad st
  • Arundell George, King st
  • Bointon Henry, Ousegate
  • Collinson James, Ousegate
  • Cusworth John, Church hill
  • Elgie Richard, Gowthorpe
  • Foster John, Broad st
  • Johnson Thomas, Gowthorpe
  • Kitson George, Millgate
  • Marshall William, Ousegate
  • Obee Abraham, Gowthorpe
  • Richardson George, Church lane
  • Shaw John, Gowthorpe
  • Smith James, Church lane
  • Varlow Margaret, New lane
  • Watson George, Ousegate
  • Wright John, Ousegate

Braziers & Tin Plate Workers,

  • Atkinson Henry, Broad st
  • Linton John, New st
  • Popplewell Richard, Gowthorpe
  • Smith William, Finkle st
  • Wilson Joseph, Wren lane

Brewers & Maltsters,

  • Bradley John, Ousegate
  • Foster John, Abbey brewery
  • Lee Bielby, Broad st

Brick & Tile Makers,

  • Richardson, Burton & Townsley, Bondgate
  • Smithson Thomas, Bondgate


  • Atkinson Thomas, Millgate
  • Hall James, Water lane
  • Kellew John, Gowthorpe


  • Agar John, Finkle st
  • Anson Joseph, Gowthorpe
  • Anson Robert, Ousegate
  • Bradley Samuel, Church hill
  • Briggs Robert, New st
  • Burton George, Canal side
  • Burton Thomas, Ousegate
  • Burton William, Broad st
  • Castle Thomas, Broad st
  • Clarkson George, Ousegate
  • Collinson William, Church hill
  • Drake William, New st
  • Howcroft Richard, Gowthorpe
  • Nutt David, Wren lane
  • Poole Samuel, Gowthorpe
  • Shaw John, Gowthorpe
  • Spear William, Ousegate
  • Wood Robert, Millgate
  • Wright Thomas, Ousegate


  • Burton Thomas, Ousegate
  • Chapman George, Market place
  • Procter, Massey & Co. Broad st
  • Procter William & Co. Market place

Coal Dealers,

  • Liversidge William & Son, Millgate
  • Pegg John, Broad st


  • Mitchell Joseph, Water lane
  • Scowby George, Millgate

Curriers & Leather Cutters,

  • Gallsworthy John, Broad st
  • Hawdon William, Broad st


  • Adams Robert, Market place
  • Colton Thomas, Ousegate
  • Spivey William, Crescent

Earthenware Dealers,

  • Grace Thomas, Finkle st
  • Simpson William, Gowthorpe

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • Atlas, Newstead & Richardson, Broad st
  • County, Henry Mann, Finkle st
  • Guardian, John Adams, jun. Finkle st
  • Leeds & Yorkshire, Henry Pitt, Market place
  • Norwich Union, Robert Adams, Millgate
  • Royal Exchange, John Dodsworth, Market place
  • Sun, William Battle, Gowthorpe st
  • Yorkshire, Thomas Spivey, Crescent

Gardeners & Seedsmen,

  • Blaydes Christopher, Millgate
  • Otty John, Millgate
  • Palframan John, Brayton lane
  • Richardson Thomas, New lane
  • Watson William, Broad st

Grocers & Tea Dealers,
(See also Shopkeepers, and also Tea Dealers)

  • Bew Robert, Market place
  • Burton William, Ousegate
  • Chapman George, Market place
  • Ellison George & Son, Ousegate
  • Lee William, Broad st
  • Leethem William, Finkle st
  • Rawlinson William, Church hill
  • Richardson Joseph, Ousegate
  • Shillito William, Gowthorpe
  • Spear Henry, Broad st
  • Varley James, Market place

Hair Dressers,

  • Banks John, Ousegate
  • Blyth William, Ousegate
  • Bradford John, Market place
  • Burton James, Gowthorpe
  • Jackson Samuel, Broad st
  • Obee Christopher, Market place
  • Wilson Thomas, King st

Hat Manufacturers & Dealers,

  • Armstrong William, Gowthorpe
  • Bennett Elizabeth, Finkle st


  • George Hotel (& posting house) Tommy Hawdon, Market place
  • Petre's Arms, Daniel Macgregor, Market place

Iron & Brass Founders,

  • Adams John, Finkle st
  • Smithson Thomas, Millgate

Iron Merchants,

  • Adams John, Finkle st
  • Liversidge & Richardson, Broad st
  • Liversidge William & Son, Millgate

Joiners & Cabinet Makers,

  • Andrew Nathaniel, Gowthorpe
  • Armstrong Charles, Gowthorpe
  • Armstrong Christopher, Church lane
  • Armstrong John, Gowthorpe
  • Bairsto George, Gowthorpe
  • Bairsto George, jun. Millgate
  • Dobson James, Gowthorpe
  • Harrison Benjamin, Gowthorpe
  • Jackson Thomas, Ousegate
  • Stanland Robert, Church lane
  • Turton James, Gowthorpe
  • Ward John (& turner) Gowthorpe

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Glew John, Church yard
  • Leethem Thomas, Finkle st
  • Lowther Esther, Ousegate
  • McHarg Thomas, King st
  • Mann Henry, Finkle st
  • Parker Thomas, Market place
  • Richardson Joseph, Ousegate
  • Spivey Thomas (& sub-distributer of stamps) Crescent
  • Sweeting Michael, Crescent
  • Twist Joseph, Market place
  • Woodall John, King st


  • Dobson John & Co. (flax) Millgate
  • Procter, Massey & Co. (flax & seed) Broad st


  • Bennett Elizabeth, Finkle st
  • Bolland Elizabeth, New st
  • Bromhead Harriet, New st
  • Ellsworth Grace, New st
  • Glew Sarah, Church yard
  • Watson Hannah, Broad st
  • Wood Elizabeth, Market place


  • Allinson Henry, Millgate
  • Tyson William, New lane

Miscellany of trades

  • Painters -- House, Sign, &c.
  • Bairsto William, Gowthorpe
  • Bulmer William, Church lane
  • Finch Ann, Broad st
  • Hall John, Church hill
  • Wardell William, Gowthorpe

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Bulmer William, Church lane
  • Iles Benjamin, King st
  • Liley William, Church lane
  • Ryley William, Church lane
  • Smith William, Finkle st

Rope & Twine Makers,

  • Butterworth John, Gowthorpe
  • Butterworth Joshua, Gowthorpe
  • Farrington Thomas, Market place
  • Fisher Thomas, Canal side
  • Morley Mary, Gowthorpe
  • Procter & Co. Broad st
  • Shaw Robert Adam, Millgate
  • Twist John, Gowthorpe


  • Brewer John, Market place
  • England Mary, Gowthorpe
  • Howarth George, Church hill

Sail Makers,

  • Carr Steven, Ship yard
  • Goldsbrough Thomas, Ship yard
  • Jackson William, East Common

Ship & Anchor Smiths,

  • Guttridge Samuel, Ousegate
  • Richardson Robert, Broad st

Ship Owners,

  • Audus James, New st
  • Dunhill William, Ousegate
  • Parr Captain, Water side
  • Pitt Burgess, Escrick st
  • Shillito William, Water lane
  • Standring Thomas, Church hill
  • Standring William, Escrick st
  • Staniland Stephen, New st
  • Staniland William, New st
  • Weddall Charles, Canal side

Shoe Thread Manufacturers,

  • Gibson Joseph & Son, New lane
  • Procter & Co. Broad st

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Abbey John, Millgate
  • Annelley Mary, Ousegate
  • Blaydes Christopher, Millgate
  • Clark Elizabeth, Canal side
  • Hall Jane, Broad st
  • Jackson Mary, Canal side
  • Johnson John, Wren lane
  • Ledsham George, Canal side
  • Morley John, Gowthorpe
  • Saxon Hannah, Millgate
  • Shaw Robert Adam, Millgate
  • Spear Mary, Ousegate
  • Tasker Thomas, Canal side

Stone & Marble Merchants,

  • Bradley William (& mason) Ousegate
  • Liversidge William & Son, Millgate
  • Staniland William, New st

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Armstrong Mary, Gowthorpe
  • Arundell Betsy, King st
  • Copley Mary, Gowthorpe
  • Owen Sarah, Millgate


  • Burkitt John, Crescent
  • Fothergill John & Son, Gowthorpe
  • Graham Alexander Falconer Taylor, New st


  • Carr George, Millgate
  • Dickinson John, King st
  • Glew John, Church yard
  • Golton Charles, Wren lane
  • Hackers Samuel, Water lane
  • Hutchinson James, Park st
  • Lumley William, Church lane
  • Moultan James, Broad st
  • Obee Henry, James st
  • Pearson Martin, Broad st
  • Shaw John, Ousegate
  • Smith Charles, Gowthorpe
  • Sutherby William, Church hill
  • Tate Robert, Millgate
  • Walker John, Millgate

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Ellison George & Son, Ousegate
  • Rawlinson William, Church hill
  • Shillito William, Gowthorpe


  • Hood George, Gowthorpe
  • Jackson Mary, Gowthorpe

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Anchor, William Tate, Church hill
  • Bay Horse, Jane Palframan, Broad st
  • Black Moor's Head, Richard Precious, Finkle st
  • Blue Ball, James Gamble, Ousegate
  • Chequers, William Wilson, Millgate
  • Coach & Horses, John Harper, Water lane
  • Dog, Ann Robinson, Gowthorpe
  • Duke of York, Mary Dunhill, Ousegate
  • Gate, Pitt & Pearson, Gowthorpe
  • Grey Horse, George Corbitt, Gowthorpe st
  • Griffin, Thomas Castell, Broad st
  • Jutty, John Cape, Ousegate
  • Lord Nelson, Michael Lelew, Ousegate
  • Masons' Arms, John Peel, Ousegate
  • Neptune, John Lumb, Ousegate
  • New Inn, Robert Addinell, Market place
  • Odd Fellows Arms, Robert Jubb, Gowthorpe
  • Rose & Crown, Jonathan Thornton, New st
  • Royal Oak, Richard Green, Ousegate
  • Sawyer's Arms, William Perkins, Broad st
  • Ship, Ruth Watson, Market place
  • Ship Inn, John Tomlinson, Water lane
  • Shoulder of Mutton, Ann Jackson, Millgate
  • Sloop, John Wilson, Ousegate
  • Swan, Thomas Taylor, Ousegate
  • Unicorn, Thomas Nappey, Bondgate
  • Union, John Turner, Broad st
  • White Swan, John Pegg, Broad st

Retailers of Beer,

  • Baines Thomas, Millgate
  • Blyth Elizabeth, Millgate
  • Buttle George, Ousegate
  • Hawdon Richard, Broad st
  • Hood George, Wren lane
  • Jones William, Millgate
  • Lee Bielby, Millgate
  • Wilson George, New lane
  • Wilson Thomas, King st

Tea & Coffee Dealers,

  • Bolland Elizabeth, New st
  • Pitt & Pearson, Market place
  • Wood Godfrey, Market place

Timber Merchants,

  • Adams John, Finkle st
  • Liversidge William & Son, Millgate
  • Twist John, Gowthorpe
  • Varley Samuel, Selby common

Turners -- in Wood,

  • Cushworth William, King st
  • Ward John, Gowthorpe

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Barton James, Gowthorpe
  • Brown Charles, Finkle st
  • Richardson William, Market place
  • Thompson James, New st


  • Brooke James, Ousegate
  • Smith William, Ousegate


  • Clarkson Joseph, Millgate
  • Green John, Broad st
  • Nicholson Samuel, Church hill

Wine & Spirit Merchants,

  • Bean George, New st
  • Bilton Patience, Gowthorpe
  • Hick William, Finkle st
  • Pitt & Pearson, Market place
  • Richardson & Burton, Ousegate
  • Richardson John, jun. Broad st
  • Shillito William, Gowthorpe


  • Adams John, ironmonger, Finkle st
  • Adams John & Sons, flax dressers, Millgate
  • Adams William, farrier, James st
  • Armstrong William, hat maker, Gowthorpe
  • Butler Isaac, tobacco pipe maker, James st
  • Dobson John & Co. oil & seed crushers, Millgate
  • Dobson John & Co. worsted manufacturers, Millgate
  • Ellis James, perpetual overseer, Gowthorpe
  • Galpine William Richard, rag merchant, Market place
  • Hick David, chief constable, Church yard
  • Jackson John, fishmonger, Broad st
  • Jagger Mary, hosier, Finkle st
  • Jubb Mary, fruiterer, Gowthorpe
  • Lee Bielby, soap boiler, Millgate
  • Linton John & Co. engineers & patent boiler makers, Ousegate
  • Pitt Henry & Co. soda water manufacturers, Market place
  • Richardson John & Son, millers, Market place
  • Southwood John, hardware dealer, Broad st
  • Twist John, sacking maker, Gowthorpe
  • Welburn Michael, custom house officer, Ousegate
  • Wood Godfrey, confectioner & dealer in British wines, Market place


  • To Carlton, Richard Darbyson, from the New Inn, every Wednesday
  • To Howden, William Carr, from his house, every Saturday
  • To Knottingley, Stephen Shillito, from the Grey Horse, every Monday
  • To Leeds, William Hardwick, from the Steam Packet office, daily and John Labrick, from the Grey Horse, Mondays
  • To Pontefract, William Golton, from his house, every Wednesday & Saturday
  • To Snaith, John Townend, from White Swan, every Monday & Thursday
  • To Snaith & Thorne, George Harrison, from the Ship, every Tuesday
  • To Tadcaster, William Mortimer, from the White Swan, every Monday
  • To York, George Harrison, from the Ship, every Wednesday & Friday --- and Robert Jubb, from his house, every Saturday

Conveyance by Water,

  • To London, Vessels twice a week, to Symon's wharf, Tooley st
  • To Hull, a Steam Packet (for passengers) every morning (Sunday excepted) at eight.
  • To Leeds & Bradford, Fly boats, three times a week
  • To Manchester, Wakefield, Huddersfield, Dewsbury & Halifax, vessels daily

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000