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

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

Post Office,

  • High street, John Smith, Post master

Nobility, Gentry, & Clergy,

  • Arrowsmith Miss Jane, Horse fair
  • Beckwith Rev. Henry, Collingham
  • Brewin John, esq. North Deighton
  • Fox George Lane, esq. Bramham park
  • Gelderd Rev. James, Kirk Deighton
  • Goodricke Francis Lyttleton Holyoake, esq. Ripston park
  • Herbert the Hon. & Rev. William, Spofforth
  • Maude Gideon Michael Angelo, esq. North grange
  • Middleton Peter, esq. Stockeld park
  • Middleton William, esq. Linton spring
  • Parker Mr. Samuel, Market place
  • Pearson Rev. John Holt, High st
  • Raby Rev. William, Spofforth road
  • Ramsden Henry J. esq. Linton spring
  • Scott William Lester F. esq. Wood hall
  • Stourton Hon. Lord, Allerton park
  • Wilson Christopher, esq. Bilby grange
  • Wilson Richard Fountayne, esq. Ingmanthorpe
  • York Richard, esq. Wighill park

Academies & Schools,
Not otherwise described are Day Schools

  • Bamley Joseph, Collingham
  • Greaves James, Westgate
  • Hannam William (gents boarding) North Deighton
  • Kay Dorothy (ladies boarding & day) New st
  • Pearson Rev. John Holt (gents boarding & day) High st
  • Potter J. (boarding & day) Spofforth
  • Turner Ellen, Market place
  • Wetherby John Allen, New st


  • Clayton John, High st
  • Coates James, High st
  • Maude Gideon, Market place


  • Hogg James (& land agent) New st
  • Hudson Thomas, Market place


  • Burnley James, High st
  • Wheelhouse Barnabas, New st


  • Coates, Meek & Carter (branch of Knaresborough) High st --- (draw on Sir James Esdaile & Co. London)
  • Knaresborough & Clare Banking Co. (branch of) High st --- (draw on Barnetts, Hoare & Co.)
  • Savings' Bank, Market place --- (open on Thursday) --- Mr. Storey, secretary


  • Beaumont Edward, Grafton square
  • Brown George (& earthenware dealer) Chapel hill
  • Ellis William, Collingham
  • Hartley David, High st
  • Hill Thomas, High st
  • Johnson William, Collingham
  • Mason James, High st

Bookseller, Stationer & Printer,

  • Hawkesworth Richard Proby (& circulating library) High st

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Akers Robert, High st
  • Drury John, Collingham
  • Field Jonathan, Westgate
  • Hamsley Daniel, Walton lane
  • Johnson John, Collingham
  • Leak Nathaniel, Market place
  • Lickas Thomas, Collingham
  • Norrie Alexander, Horse fair
  • Ogilvie John, Westgate
  • Wood John, Horse fair

Braziers & Tinmen,

  • Dawson Thomas (& patent bugle manufacturer) Market st
  • Newsted George, High st


  • Dalby Joseph, Westgate
  • Farrow Joseph, Shambles
  • Hill John, Chapel hill
  • Hill William, High st
  • Messen James, Shambles
  • Miller Thomas, Shambles
  • Ridsdale William, Shambles
  • Ripley Timothy, Shambles
  • Thompson George, Shambles
  • Tomlinson Benjamin, Shambles
  • Walker John, High st

Dress Makers,

  • Breasley Mary & Hannah, High st
  • Crossley Ann, Westgate
  • Smith Dorothy, Market st


  • Goodyear Robert, New st
  • Thompson Joseph, Westgate

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • Leeds & Yorkshire, Thomas Robinson, Market place
  • Norwich Union, John Clayton, High st
  • Phoenix, Robert Umpleby, Market place
  • Royal Exchange, James Coates, High st
  • Yorkshire, Gideon Maude, Market place

Gardeners & Seedsmen,

  • Horner James, High st
  • Prentice Thomas, New st
  • Turner George, High st

Grocers & Tea Dealers,
(See also Shopkeepers &c.)

  • Asquith Joseph, High st
  • Bean Benjamin (& druggist) Market place
  • Bulmer George (& druggist) High st
  • Dawson William (& flour) High st
  • Hill William (& druggist) Market place
  • Smith John, Market place
  • Umpleby Robert (& stamp distributer) Market place
  • Willey William, High st

Hair Dressers,

  • Barstow James, High st
  • Spinks Joseph, High st

Hatters & Hosiers,

  • Barstow James, High st
  • Crossley James, High st


  • Angel (commercial & posting) John Clemshaw, High st
  • Golden Lion (& posting) Procter Hall, New st
  • Red Lion, Joseph Sayner, High st
  • Three Masons (& excise office) Jane Tiplady, Market place


  • Smith John (& bar iron and glass dealer) Market place
  • Wilson William (& cutler) New st


  • Bulmer William (& builder) High st
  • Dacre William, Walton lane
  • Forest Jeremiah, Grafton square
  • Green Samuel, Westgate
  • Hudson Thomas, Market place
  • Pratt John, High st
  • Whitfield David, Back lane
  • Whitfield James, Westgate

Linen Drapers,

  • Bean Benjamin, Market place
  • Robinson Thomas, Market place
  • Smith Dorothy, Market st
  • Whitehouse Thomas, Chapel hill
  • Willey William (& woollen) High st


  • Cooper John, Collingham
  • Craven Robert, Collingham
  • Hargraves John, New st
  • Midgley Henry, Collingham
  • Parker Edward, High st
  • Rhodes Quintin, Market place
  • Skilbeck Richard, Collingham


  • Coupland John, Collingham
  • Greenwood John, Wetherby mills

Miscellany of trades

  • Painters -- House, Sign, &c.
  • Ellis Francis, Market place
  • Smith John, High st
  • Trumble William, Market place

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Dawson John, Chapel hill
  • Thompson John, Chapel hill

Saddlers & Harness Makers,

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

Shoe Thread Manufacturers,

  • Grimston Ralph & Thomas (& bleachers) Clifford mills, near Wetherby

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Dawson William (& bacon and flour dealer) High st
  • Hudson Thomas, Westgate
  • Oates Stephen, Chapel hill
  • Thackray Joseph, Collingham
  • Varley Samuel, Chapel hill
  • Whitfield Ann, Westgate
  • Wiggins Daniel, Cross st

Stone Masons,

  • Pick David (& lime burner) Quarry hill
  • Utley William, New st
  • Webster William, Back lane

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Harrison Elizabeth, High st
  • Margerrison Elizabeth, New st
  • Wiggins Ann, High st


  • Beaumont James, Wharf cottage
  • Donald John, near Market place
  • Hunter John Lees, High st


  • Beecroft Thomas, Micklewaight
  • Birkinshaw James, Back lane
  • Greaves George, Shambles
  • Greaves William, Westgate
  • Lawrence Joseph, High st
  • Lawrence Thomas, Back lane
  • Margerrison William, Collingham
  • Teal Joseph, Collingham
  • Whitehouse Joseph (& draper) Chapel hill
  • Whitehouse Thomas (& draper) Chapel hill

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Asquith Joseph, High st
  • Ellis Francis, Westgate
  • Hill Benjamin, High st

Tanners & Tawers,

  • Hill Joseph, Horse fair
  • Midgley Charles, Westgate

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Barley Corn, Henry Midgley, Collingham
  • Black Bull, John Brown, Chapel hill
  • Blacksmiths' Arms, James Mason, High st
  • Blue Boar, Henry Burley, High st
  • Crown, William Atkinson, High st
  • Drover's Inn, Sarah Burley, Micklewaight
  • Fox, Elizabeth Pitts, Westgate
  • George & Dragon, Richard Burley, High st
  • Half Moon, Joseph Thompson, Collingham
  • Legs of Man, Elizabeth Hill, Market place
  • Old Star, George Whitacre, High st
  • Star, Mary Margerrison, Collingham
  • Swan & Talbot, William Trippett, High st
  • Union, William Bulmer, High st
  • White Hart, William Webster, High st

Retailers of Beer,

  • Craven John, High st
  • Cullingworth William, Market place
  • Dacre William, Walton lane
  • Dalby Thomas, Westgate
  • Irish John, Westgate
  • Prockter James, Westgate
  • Robinson Benjamin, High st
  • Utley William, New st
  • West Joseph, New st

Tea & Coffee Dealers,

  • Clark Josiah, New st
  • Dalby Barnabas, High st

Watch & Clock Makers,

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


  • Kitching Kelita, Micklewaight
  • Pitts William, Back lane
  • Rhodes Samuel, Collingham
  • Sawyer Robert (& agricultural machine maker) Walton lane
  • Webster John & Joseph, Westgate

Wine & Spirit Merchants,

  • Asquith Joseph (spirit) High st
  • Britain John, High st
  • Wiggins Thomas, High st


  • Armitage Elizabeth, woollen draper, New st
  • Clark Thomas, lime burner, Westgate
  • Dalby Barnabas, chymist & druggist, High st
  • Green John & William, dealer in timber, High st
  • Hemenway Jonathan, rope & twine maker, Westgate
  • Margerrison William, corn dealer, New st
  • Penrose William, excise officer, Bridge end
  • Prince Thomas, cattle dealer, New st
  • Rhodes Quintin, brewer, Market place
  • Smith Henry, currier, High st
  • Whitehead William, flax dresser & spinner, Market place
  • Wiggins John, cooper, Horse fair


  • To Bramham, Thomas Stapler, from the Blue Boar, every Thursday
  • To Knaresborough, Ann Dickinson, from the Union, every Thursday
  • To Leeds, Francis & Richard Pickersgill, from the Swan & Talbot, daily --- Joseph Sayner, from the Red Lion, every Tuesday --- & William Naylor, from his house, every Tuesday & Saturday
  • To Manchester, Hobson & Peacock, from the Union, every Saturday, Sunday & Wednesday
  • To Newcastle on Tyne, and all parts of the north, Francis & Richard Pickersgill, from the Swan & Talbot, every Tuesday & Saturday --- and Hobson & Peacock, from the Union, every Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday
  • To Tadcaster, --- Knowles, from the Golden Lion, and William Martin, from the
  • Three Masons Inn, every Thursday
  • To York, Ann Cooper, from High st, every Tuesday & Saturday --- and Joseph Sayner, from the Red Lion, every Saturday

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000