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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for SHERBURN IN ELMET in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades'
for SHERBURN IN ELMET in Pigot's Directory of 1829.

Post Office,

  • 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

Professional Persons,

  • 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

Teazle Dealers,

  • 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