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

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

Post Office,

  • High-street, William Hunsley, Post Master.
  • Letters for London are despatched (by a Mail gig to Ferry-Bridge) every morning at seven, and arrive every evening at six.
  • Letters for Harrogate are despatched every afternoon at five, and arrive every morning at half-past eight.
  • Letters for Barnsley and Otley are despatched every night at half-past eleven, and arrive every night at half-past nine.
  • Letters for Thirsk are despatched every afternoon at six, and arrive every morning at seven.
  • Letters for Tadcaster, York and the East Riding are despatched every night at half-past nine, and arrive every night at half-past eleven.

Nobility, Gentry and Clergy,

  • Arrowsmith Jon. gent. Horse fair
  • Beckwith Rev.--, Collingham
  • Brewin John, esq. North Deighton
  • Geldart Rev. James, Kirk Deighton
  • Goodrick Sir Henry, Ribston hall
  • Herbert Rev. William, Spofforth
  • Maude Daniel, esq. Swinnow park
  • Middleton Peter, esq. Stockeld park
  • Middleton William, esq. Linton spring
  • Parker Samuel, gent. Market place
  • Scott William Lister Fenton, esq. Woodhall
  • Stourton Lord, Allerton park
  • Wilson Richard Fountain, esq. M.P., Ingmanthorp


  • Greaves George day) Market place
  • Hannam William, (gent's. boarding) North Deighton
  • Johnson Thomas (gent's. boarding) Hill to
  • Kay Mary (day) New street
  • Turner Ellen (day) Shambles street


  • Maude Gideon, New street
  • Richardson Edward, Cross street
  • Upton George, Market place


  • Hogg James (and land agent) Market place
  • Hudson Thomas, Market place


  • Coates John, Horse fair-(open on Thursday-draw on Sir James, Esdaile & Co. London)
  • Savings' Bank, Market place -- (open on Saturday from 11 to 12) James Hogg, secretary


  • Beaumont Edward, Silver street
  • Brown George, Chapel hill
  • Goundry William, (& whitesmith) Market place
  • Hill Thomas, Market place
  • Mason James, High street

Bookseller & Stationer,

  • Hawkesworth Richard Proby (and printer) High street

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Akers Robert, High street
  • Leak Nathaniel, Horse fair
  • Norrie Alexander, Horse fair
  • Wardle William. Silver street

Braziers and Tinmen,

  • Goodall David, Chapel hill
  • Newstead George, High street


  • Dalby Joseph, North end
  • Hill John, Chapel hill
  • Hill William, High Street
  • Powell William, Horse fair
  • Walker John, High street

Chymists & Druggists,

  • Bean Benjamin, Market place
  • Hill William, jun. Market place
  • Newstead John, High street
  • Wells William, High street

Corn Millers,

  • Farrar David, Wetherby Mills
  • Greenwood Jonathan, Wetherby Mills

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • Guardian, James Hogg, Market place
  • Leeds and Yorkshire, Thomas Robinson, Market place
  • Norwich Union, Edward Richardson, Market place
  • Phoenix, John Pullein, Market place
  • Yorkshire, Gideon Maude, New street

Gardeners & Seedsmen,

  • Horner James, High street
  • Turner George, North Town end

Grocers & Tea Dealers,

  • Asquith Joseph, High street
  • Bean Benjamin, Market place.
  • Britain John, High street
  • Hill William, jun. Market place
  • Newstead John, High street
  • Pullein John (& sub-distributer of stamps) Market place
  • Smith Thomas, Market place

Hair Dressers,

  • Barstow Edward, High street
  • Spink Joseph. High street

Hatters & Hosiers,

  • Barstow James, High street
  • Crossley Jane, High street
  • Fawcett James, Chapel hill


  • Angel (and posting house) John Clemishaw, High street
  • Golden Lion, John Hargrave, High street
  • Red Lion, William Bulmer, High street
  • Three Masons (and excise office) Jane Tiplady, Market place


  • Goodall Isabella (and bar Iron dealer) Chapel hill
  • Smith Thomas, Market place
  • Wilson William, (& cutler) New street


  • Bulmer William (& builder) High street
  • Dacre William, jun, (and cabinet maker) Wharton lane
  • Green William, High street
  • Hudson Thomas, Market place
  • Whitfield & Son, Westgate
  • Whitfield David, Back lane

Linen Drapers,

  • Horner John, High street
  • Morfoot Thomas, High street
  • Park Charles, (& woollen) New street
  • Robinson Thomas, Market place
  • Smith Dorothy, Market place

Painters-House, Sign, &c,

  • Ellis Francis, Westgate
  • Smith John, Market place

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Dawson John, Market place
  • Thompson John, High street

Saddlers & Harness Makers,

  • Malton John, High street
  • Mawson James, Market place
  • Milner James, High street
  • Thackray Henry, Market place
  • Wiggins Walter, High street

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Sundries,

  • Cocker Michael, High street
  • Dawson William (bacon and flour dealer) High street
  • Oates Stephen, Chapel hill
  • Varley Samuel, Shambles street
  • Whitfield Ann, Westgate
  • Wiggins Daniel, Cross street

Stone Masons,

  • Pick David, (& lime burner) Quarry hl
  • Utley William, Back lane
  • Webster & Utley, Back lane

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Ingle Frances, Market place
  • Margerrison Elizabeth, New street
  • Thackray William, High street
  • Whitehouse Mary, Chapel hill
  • Wiggins Ann, New street


  • Beaumont James, the Cottage
  • Hunter John Lees, High street


  • Birkinshaw James, New street
  • Greaves George, (& draper) High street
  • Lawrence Thomas, Shambles street
  • Whitehouse Joseph, (& draper) Chapel hill
  • Whitehouse Thomas (and draper) Chapel hill

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Asquith John, High street
  • Ellis Francis, Westgate

Tanners and Tawers,

  • Hill Joseph, Horse fair
  • Midgley Charles, North town end

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Anchor, John Dawson, nigh street
  • Black Bull, John Brown, Chapel hill
  • Blue Boar, Jane Greaves, High street
  • Crown, Margaret Smith, High street
  • Drovers' Inn, Stephen Burley, near Ure Bridge
  • Fox, Elizabeth Pitts, Back lane
  • George & Dragon, Richard Burley, High street
  • Legs of Man, George Whitaker, Market place
  • Swan & Talbot, Robert Craven, High street
  • White Hart, William Webster, High street

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Moorhouse William, Market place
  • Whitehead Thomas, High street


  • Green John & William (& timber dealers) High street
  • Ingleson John, High street
  • Kitching Kelita, near the Bridge
  • Pitts William, Back lane
  • Webster Join & Joseph, Westgate

Wine & Spirit Merchants,

  • Asquith Joseph, High street
  • Bean Benjamin, (British wines) Market place
  • Britain John, High street
  • Wiggins Thomas, High street


  • Burnley James, baker & flour dealer, High street
  • Crossley Ann, milliner, &c. Marketplace
  • Hemenway Jas, rope, &c. maker, Wharton lane
  • Margerrison William, corn, &c. dealer, New street
  • Middlewood George, basket maker, Northtown end
  • Rhodes Gregory & Quintin, brewers and maltsters, Market place
  • Robinson William, dyer, New street
  • Sawyer Robert, thrashing machine maker, Silver street
  • Smith Henry, corner, Horse fair
  • Thompson Joseph, farrier, Westgate
  • Whitehead William, flax dresser and spinner, Market place
  • Wiggins John, cooper, Cross street


  • To Leeds, the Phoenix (from Newcastle) calls at the Angel Inn, every afternoon (Sundays excepted) at five-and James Hawthorn's Car, from the Market-place, every Tuesday morning.
  • To Manchester, the Highflyer (from York) calls at the Angel Inn, every morning (Sundays excepted) at ten.
  • To Newcastle the Phoenix (from Leeds) calls at the Angel Inn, every morning (Sundays excepted) at eight.
  • To York, the Highflyer (from Manchester) calls at the Angel Inn. every afternoon (Sundays excepted) at five.


  • To Knaresborough, Hannah Dickinson, from the Three Masons, every Thursday afternoon.
  • To Leeds, Thomas Naylor, from the Horse fair, every Tuesday & Saturday.
  • To Leeds & Newcastle, Pickersgill & Co. call at the Swan and Talbot, daily.
  • To Tadcaster, William Mortimer, from the Three Masons, every Thursday.
  • To York, Ann Cooper, from High-street, and Joseph Sayner, from New-street, every Tuesday and Saturday mornings

Transcribed by Colin Hinson. ©2003