Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for SHERBURN IN ELMET in Pigot's Directory of 1829.
- Sherburn-street, William Flint, Post Master.
- Letters for London and the North and West of England are despatched by the Highflyer stage coach for the Mail at Ferrybridge, every evening at a quarter past nine, and arrive every morning at half-past seven.
Gentry and Clergy,
- Eyre Rev. Lawrence, Sherburn
- Hemsworth David, esq. Fryston lodge
- Prest William, esq. Scarthingwell hall
- Procter Rev. John, Sherburn
- Wasse Rev. Samuel, curate of Henton, Sherburn & Saxton, Vicarage
- Burley Edward, jun. (dancing) Kirkgate
- Burley George, sen. (dancing) Kirkgate
- Heys Elizabeth (ladies' boarding & day school) Sherburn street
- Hodgson Henry, attorney, Finkin hill
- Lewis Edward, surgeon, Finkin hill
- Scott William, surgeon, Finkin hill
Inns, Taverns & Public Houses,
- Butchers' Arms, John Standage, Low street
- New Inn, Ann Wilson, Low street
- Red Bear, Robert Hough, Low street
- Rising Sun, George Pick, Kirkgate
- White Swan, Joseph Pollard, Low street
Shopkeepers & Traders,
- Anderson Joseph, corn miller, Low street
- Beckett George, grocer, Finkin hill
- Blackburn William, boot & shoe makr. Low street
- Burtoff Thomas, corn miller, Milford
- Clayton William, butcher, Kirkgate
- Dawson George, boot and shoe maker, Finkin hill
- Dickison Diana, dress makr. Low street
- Dutton William, butcher, Low street
- Fewster George, shopkeeper, Kirkgate
- Flockton Thomas, excise officer, Low street
- Forster Stephen, boot & shoe maker, Kirkgate
- Forster Thomas, grocer, Kirkgate
- Gell Joseph, boot & shoe maker, Kirkgate
- Harrison Thomas, boot & shoe maker, Kirkgate
- Hawley Francis, blacksmith, Kirkgate
- Hawley John, blacksmith, Kirkgate
- Hey John, maltster, Low street
- Howdal Ann, earthenware dealer, Low street
- Hunt Lawrence, druggist & stationer, Kirkgate
- Huntriss Joseph, grocer & draper, Low street
- Lofthouse Leonard, carpenter and joiner, Finkin hill
- Mould John, grocer & draper, Finkin hill
- Patrick Thomas, corn miller, Milford
- Paver Joseph, tailor, Finkin hill
- Robinson John, lime burner, Kirkgate
- Rydsdall Hannah, grocer & draper, Low street
- Saddlethorp George & Son, tailors, Low street
- Thornton Joseph, wheelwright, Kirkgate
- Tingle Robert, wheelwright, Low street
- Unthank Jonathan, saddler & harness maker, Sherburn street
- Waddington William, corn miller, Newthorp Mill
- Wadsworth Jonas, maltster, Kirkgate
- Wainwright Jacob, butcher, Finkin hl
- Wilson Joseph, stone mason, Kirkgate
- Blackburn William, Low street
- Broomhead William, Low street
- Cromack Moses, Low street
- Fewster Michael, Finkin
- Fleetham George, Low street
- Hey Joshua, Low street
- Lynch Thomas, jun. Low street
- Wilson Jonathan, Finkin hill
- To London, the Royal Mail (from Edinburgh) calls at the Red Bear, every morning at nine-the Wellington, cast at the White Swan, every evening at six-the Express (from York) calls at the Red Bear, every morning at half past eleven; all go thro' Ferrybridge, Doncaster, Retford, Grantham, Stamford, Stilton, Baldock, Stevenage, Hatfield & Barnet-and the Highflyer (from York) calls at the Red Bear, every evening at half-past nine; goes the same route as the above to Stevenage, and thence through Huntingdon, Hertford and Ware.
- To Edinburgh, the Royal Mail (from London) calls at the Red Bear, every afternoon at four-and the Wellington, calls at the White Swan every afternoon at half-past three; both go thro' York, Easingwold, Thirsk, Northallerton, Darlington, Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle, Morpeth, Alnwick, Berwick, Dunbar and Haddington.
- To York, the Express (from London) calls at the Red Bear, every morning at seven, and the Highflyer at eight (both from London) go through Tadcaster.
- To Nottingham, J. Pettifor (from York) calls at the Red Bear twice a week; goes thro' Tickhill and Derby.
- To Pontefract, Ann Dawson (from York) calls at the Red Bear, every Fri.
- To Selby, Ann Howdal, from Low-st, every Monday morning.
- To Sheffield, Thomas Dawson (from York) calls at the White Swan, every Wednesday & Sunday afternoon; goes through Ferrybridge and Doncaster.
- To York, Ann Dawson (from Pontefract) calls at the Red Bear, every Thursday, and J. Pettifor (from Nottingham) twice a-week-and Thomas Dawson (from Sheffield) calls at the White Swan, every Tuesday and Saturday morning.
Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003