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


  • Post Office, Thorne, Ann Mason, Post mistress
  • Post Office, Hatfield, Robert Hedley, Post master

Gentry & Clergy,

  • Atkinson Mr. ---, South parade
  • Atkinson Richard, esq. Hatfield
  • Bell Mrs. Mary, Finkle st
  • Bloom Miss ---, Green
  • Broadhead Mrs. ---, Bridge st
  • Brown Capt. John, South end
  • Casson Miss ---, Bridge st
  • Cobb Mrs. ---, King st
  • Crampton Mrs. ---, King st
  • Darley Mrs. Ann, Market place
  • Egremont John, esq. (barrister) Hatfield
  • England Mrs. Elizabeth, Finkle st
  • Fernside Joseph, esq. Portugal cottage
  • Fox Rev. Thomas, Hatfield
  • Fretwell Thomas, esq. South end
  • Gossip John Hatfield, esq. Hatfield
  • Gossip the Misses, Hatfield
  • Gray Mrs. ---, South end
  • Grayburn John, esq. King st
  • Hardy Rev. Alfred, King st
  • Hopwood George, esq. King st
  • Kelvington Rev. J. Hatfield
  • Moat Mr. Francis, Finkle st
  • Oates Mrs. Susan Ellison, South parade
  • Pilkington William, esq. Hatfield
  • Platt Mrs. ---, Hatfield
  • Rudd Rev. Eric, Stonegate
  • Servant Mr. James, South parade
  • Smith Miss ---, Market place
  • Standring Mr. ---, King st
  • Thackray Mrs. ---, Hatfield
  • Vause Miss Hannah, South parade
  • Wise Miss ---, Finkle st

Academies & Schools,
Not otherwise described are Day Schools

  • Ashford Thomas, Bridge st
  • Green S.A. Bridge st
  • Hardy Rev. Alfred, Orchard st
  • Liddel Mary, Hatfield
  • Mason Elizabeth (ladies boarding) Orchard st
  • National School, Hatfield -- John Nornable, master
  • Nolloth Jane, Church lane
  • Pye Jane & Ann (ladies boarding) Hatfield
  • Rudd Rev. Eric, Stonegate
  • Sollitt Robert (boarding) Ellison st
  • Waller William, King st
  • Watson Thomas, Ellison st


  • Hill Isaac (for the Stainforth & Keadby canal) Lock house
  • Pilkington William (land) Elm row
  • Whitaker John (land) Bridge st


  • Beckitt William (& clerk to the Stainforth & Keadby canal ; and clerk to the Doncaster, Thorne, Bawtry & Selby roads) King st
  • Binney William, Bridge st
  • Fox William Johnson, Hatfield
  • Thorpe William (& vestry law clerk) Finkle st


  • Middlebrooke Richard, Silver st
  • Pilkington George, Moor end

Bakers & Flour Dealers,

  • Fish James, Finkle st
  • Laister William, Finkle st
  • Masden Samuel, Church lane


  • Cooke Sir William Bryan & Co. Church lane -- (draw on Coutts & Co. London) Isaac Hill, agent


  • Andrews William, Hatfield
  • Boon Thomas, Church lane
  • Davison John, Hatfield
  • Fenton William, Market place
  • Hutchinson Hugh, Green
  • Lillford Charles, Finkle st
  • Lillford John, Church lane
  • Sanderson Henry, Church lane
  • Wade Thomas, Canal side
  • Wilburn Thesise, Hatfield

Boat Builders,

  • Ainley & Ward, Canal side
  • Atkinson Thomas, Canal side
  • Atkinson William, Canal side
  • Pearson Richard & Co. Thorne quay

Bone Merchant,

  • Darley Charles, Finkle st

Booksellers & Stationers,

  • Mason Ann, Market place
  • Millson John Egarr, Finkle st

Boot & Shoe Makers,

  • Auckland John, King st
  • Bancroft John, King st
  • Birdsall James, Hatfield
  • Brady John, Silver st
  • Goodworth Richard, Hatfield
  • Harrap Richard, Hatfield
  • Harrison Abner, Finkle st
  • Jubb Thomas, Market place
  • Lydster John, Hatfield
  • Meggitt Samuel, Market place
  • Mirris William, Hatfield
  • Morley John, South parade
  • Morris Thomas, Hatfield
  • Nicholson Thomas, Market place
  • Poynter Robert, King st
  • Ramsden John, King st
  • Read John, Finkle st
  • Roberts John, Green
  • Sanderson Benjamin, Stonegate
  • Sanderson William, Finkle st
  • Shircliffe William, Finkle st
  • Smith Isaac, Church lane
  • Watson Robert, Church lane

Braziers & Tinmen,

  • Turner Jonathan, Silver st
  • Watson Thomas, King st


  • Darley George, Finkle st
  • Fenwick William, Hatfield
  • Kirby Thomas, Hatfield
  • Smith Benjamin, King st
  • Smith Edward, Finkle st


  • Bailey Isaac, South parade
  • Brady Benjamin, Silver st
  • Downing John, Waterside
  • England George, Finkle st
  • Fletcher Joseph, Market place
  • Green Christopher, King st
  • Hewitt Timothy, Finkle st
  • Houghton Thomas, Hatfield
  • Howarth John, Hatfield
  • Jennings John, Finkle st
  • Matthews Hammond, Church lane
  • Meggitt Samuel, Market place
  • Renshaw George, Silver st
  • Smith Thomas, Hatfield

China, Glass & Earthenware Dealers,

  • Lillford Eliza, Finkle st
  • Watson Robert, Church lane

Chymists & Druggists,

  • Goodworth John, Finkle st
  • Knowles William, Silver st

Coal Dealers,

  • Ainley Samuel, South parade
  • Goodworth John, South end
  • Moxon John, South end

Dress & Straw Hat Makers,

  • Bleasby Martha, Silver st
  • Brady Sarah, South parade
  • Brammon Hannah, Finkle st
  • Meggitt Ann, Market place
  • Noonan Jane, King st

Fire, &c. Office Agents,

  • Atlas, William Thorpe, Finkle st
  • County, John Goodworth, Finkle st
  • Guardian, William Binney, Bridge st
  • Norwich Union, William Knowles, Silver st
  • Sheffield, Mordecai Casson, Silver st
  • Yorkshire, John Egarr Millson, Finkle st

Gardeners & Seedsmen,

  • Patrick Richard, White well
  • Raywood William, Finkle st
  • Snow William, Market place

Grocers & Tea Dealers,
(See also Shopkeepers)

  • Acaster John (& seedsman) Finkle st
  • Ainley Thomas, King st
  • Benington Thomas, Market place
  • Birks William, Hatfield
  • Casson Mordecai, Silver st
  • Clarke Joseph, Hatfield
  • Grant William (tea dealer) South parade
  • Nolloth Joseph, Market place
  • Richardson Hugh, Green
  • Ward Daniel, King st
  • Welch George, Hatfield

Hair Dressers,

  • Blowe Thomas, Finkle st
  • Kirby Thomas, Finkle st

Inns & Posting Houses,

  • Red Lion, Thomas Barley, Market place
  • White Hart, Elizabeth Vause, Market place

Joiners & Cabinet Makers,

  • Bowling John, Hatfield
  • Crosland Andrew, Silver st
  • Firth John, Market place
  • Harrison John, King st
  • Hinchliffe John, Hatfield
  • Middlebrooke Richard, Silver st
  • Norton John, Hatfield
  • Pepper William, King st
  • Robinson William, Hatfield
  • Wade William, Church lane

Linen & Woollen Drapers,

  • Ainley Thomas, King st
  • Benington Thomas, Market place
  • Birks William, Hatfield
  • Casson Mordecai, Silver st
  • Clarke Joseph, Hatfield
  • Nolloth Joseph, Market place
  • Welch George, Hatfield


  • Casson William & John, Silver st
  • James John, Ellison st
  • Kitching Richard, Hatfield
  • Swaine Thomas, Hatfield
  • Whitfield William & Co. King st


  • Charlesworth Martin, Hatfield
  • Charlesworth William, Finkle st
  • Gunby John, Hatfield
  • Hemmingway Daniel, Finkle st
  • Oldfield John, Ellison st
  • Prieslay William, Finkle st
  • Rowley Henry, Hatfield
  • Sales Samuel, South parade

Nail Makers,

  • Adams Christopher, Market place
  • Birkinshaw John, Church lane
  • Birkinshaw Thomas, Church lane

Miscellany of trades

  • Painters -- House, Sign, &c.
  • Cooke Joseph, Finkle st
  • Gunnee John, King st

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Crapper James, Hatfield
  • Machin George, Bridge st
  • Swallow William, Green

Rope Makers & Flax Dressers,

  • Jackson James, Market place
  • Pearson & Whaley, Finkle st

Sacking Manufacturers,

  • Bramwell Thomas, Market place
  • Jackson James, Market place

Saddlers & Harness Makers,

  • Cundith John, Market place
  • England Robert, Market place
  • Goodworth Francis, Hatfield
  • Handley Benjamin, Hatfield
  • Siddall William, Silver st

Sail Makers,

  • Pearson Richard & Co. Thorne quay
  • Thickett & Raywood, Finkle st

Shopkeepers & Dealers in Groceries & Sundries,

  • Bramwell Thomas, Market place
  • Caukwell Thomas, Water side
  • Cutsforth Elizabeth, Water side
  • Ellis Ann, Finkle st
  • Gaunt Thomas, Ellison st
  • Gravel Thomas, King st
  • Hollins George, Green
  • Jackson James, Market place
  • Jackson Mark, Finkle st
  • Kay Susan, Finkle st
  • Ledger William, King st
  • Lee William, Church st
  • Nicholson Thomas, Finkle st
  • Oldfield John, Ellison st
  • Patrick Robert, Orchard st
  • Scholefield Richard, Hatfield
  • Selby William, Hatfield
  • Staniland James, Waterside
  • Wright Ann, Finkle st

Spirit Merchants,

  • Ariel William, King st
  • Maples Henry, King st
  • Overton Thomas (wine only) King st


  • Bryce James, Hatfield
  • Dove William, King st
  • Goodworth William Henry, Hatfield
  • Lea John Charles, Bridge st
  • Maples Charles, South parade
  • Matthews William, M.D. Hatfield
  • Mirfin Henry Walker, Elm row
  • Moor Davison, South parade


  • Carr John, Hatfield
  • Cooper Richard, Green
  • Crosland John, Hatfield
  • Dickinson Nathaniel, Market place
  • Easton Robert King (& draper) King st
  • Easton Peter, Finkle st
  • Gillatt Thomas (& draper) Hatfield
  • Hunter Thomas, King st
  • Maud John, King st
  • Raper Thomas, Finkle st
  • Richardson John, Finkle st
  • Selby William, Hatfield
  • Towras Isaac, Market place
  • Towras William, Silver st

Tallow Chandlers,

  • Casson Mordecai, Silver st
  • Clarke Joseph, Hatfield

Taverns & Public Houses,

  • Bay Horse, William Chesman, Hatfield
  • Black-a-Moor's Head, John Wade, Church lane
  • Blue Bell, Robert Hedley, Hatfield
  • Blue Boar, Thomas Atkinson, Market place
  • Canal Tavern, Samuel Ainley, South parade
  • Green Tree, John Epworth, Hatfield
  • John Bull, Thomas Downing, Water side
  • Marquis of Granby, George Beatson, Market place
  • Neptune, Ann Akidd, Water side
  • Red Bear, Richard Carr, Green
  • Rising Sun, Thomas Hall, South end
  • Rodney, Robert Tomlinson, Water side
  • Royal Oak, William Acaster, Green
  • Ship, James Cundeth, Water side
  • Steam Packet, James Jenkins, Market place
  • White Hart, Robert Morris, Hatfield
  • Windmill, George Swallow, Finkle st

Retailers of Beer,

  • Allan James, Hatfield
  • Bailey Isaac, South parade
  • Carr John, Hatfield
  • Chantry John, Silver st
  • Chantry Thomas, King st
  • Downing Septimus, Sluice hill
  • Johnson David, Waterside
  • Rusling Thomas, King st
  • Swaine Thomas, Hatfield

Watch & Clock Makers,

  • Blagbrough Benjamin, Market place
  • Kellitt John, Finkle st


  • Beaver John, Stonegate
  • Beaver Thomas, Stonegate
  • Bleasby John, Silver st
  • Bowling John, Hatfield
  • Crowcroft John, Finkle st
  • Hinchliffe John, Hatfield
  • Kirby John, Ellison st
  • Robinson William, Hatfield


  • Adams Christopher, ironmonger, Market place
  • Armitage George, stone mason, South parade
  • Barrow Hezekiah, farrier, King st
  • Bullock Robert, millwright, Hatfield
  • Casson Mordecai Hood, currier, Silver st
  • Chantry Ann, confectioner, Market place
  • Cutbeart Thomas, whitesmith, Green
  • Durham Makin, surveyor, South parade
  • Fields John, fishmonger, Finkle st
  • Knowles William, veterinary surgeon, Silver st
  • Pearson Richard & Co. ship owners, Thorne quay
  • Swallow George, timber merchant, Finkle st
  • Tomlinson John, hat maker, Finkle st
  • Tomlinson John, cooper, King st
  • Webster Joseph, basket maker, Finkle st
  • White Joseph, dyer, Market place
  • Whitfield William & Co. brewers, King st
  • York John, tanner, Finkle st


  • To Carleton, Richard Darbyson, from the Red Lion, every Wednesday
  • To Doncaster, Samuel Downing, from the Marquis of Granby, daily
  • To Doncaster & Barnsley, John Dibbs, from the Steam Packet, every Monday & Thursday
  • To Doncaster & Sheffield, John Chantry, from his house, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
  • To Epworth, John Stones, from the Marquis of Granby, every Wednesday
  • To Sheffield, Richard Jackson, from the Marquis of Granby, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
  • To Snaith, James Cadman, from the Red Lion, every Wednesday & Saturday
  • To Snaith, Selby, & York, George Harrison, from the Marquis of Granby, every Wednesday

Conveyance by Water,

  • For Goods
  • To London, a Vessel, from Thorne quay, once a week
  • To Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley & Hull, Richard Pearson and Co.'s Boats, from Thorne quay, daily
  • For Passengers
  • To Hull, a Steam Packet, from Thorne quay, every morning (Sunday excepted) at half past eight
  • To Keadby, the Speedwell Packet, from the Canal bridge, every morning (Sunday excepted) at half past seven

Transcribed by Steve Garton. ©2000