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Transcript of the entry of 'professions and trades' for THORNE in White's Directory of 1837.


  • The POST OFFICE is at Mrs Ann Mason's Market place. Letters to Hull, London, &c. are despatched at 3 afternoon and to Crowle, Goole, Rawcliffe, &C. at ¼ p. 3 afternoon

The contractions for names of streets, &c. are:

  • Bkd for Bank-side; Bst, Bridge st; Csd, Canal side; Est, Ellison st; Dmh, Ditch-marsh; Fst, Finkle st; Kst, King st; Mkp, Market place; Mds, Moor ends; Ost, Orchard st; Snd, South end; Spd, South parade; Sgt, Stonegate; Tfd, Thorne field; and Pln, Poorhouse lane.

Miscellany of trades

  • Acaster Mr Wm. Ost
  • Ainley Mrs Frances, Spd
  • Ainley Thos. gent Spd
  • Ardron Mr James, Cst
  • Atkinson Rev. Chpr. (N. C. Meth) Kst
  • Atkinson Mrs Hanh, Spd
  • Auckland Mrs Eliz, Est
  • Barrow Hezekiah, farrier, Bridge street
  • Bell Mrs My. Finkle st
  • Bloom Miss Mary, Kst
  • Bradbury Mr Abm. Bst
  • Brown John, gent. Snd
  • Casson Mrs Hanh, Bst
  • Chantry Ann, confr. Fst
  • Chappel Rd. cattle dlr, Ellison street
  • Child Mrs Mary, Est
  • Clay Mr Michael, Fst
  • Coulman Rd. gent, Kst
  • Darley Chas. Brewer & bone mercht. Kst
  • Dearnley George, cattle dealer, Church street
  • Fletcher Mrs Eliz, Kst
  • Flockton Michl. excise officer, King street
  • Fretwell Thos. gent, Spd
  • Graveley Thomas, Matthew, gent, Bridge st
  • Gray Mrs Ann, Quay
  • Grayborn John, ship owner, King st
  • Hardy Rev. Alfred (Unit) Finkle street
  • Hickson Mrs Estr. Est
  • Hill Mrs Eleanor, Cst
  • Hill Isaac, collector, Canal lock
  • Hopwood Geo. Gent. Kst
  • Jubb Mr Jno. Market pl
  • Maudson Mr Jas. Kst
  • Micklethwaite John, excavator, Finkle street
  • Middlebrooke Rd. auctioneer, Est
  • Millman John, corn factor, King street
  • Naylor Geo. Sweep, st
  • Oates Mrs Sus. Ellison, South parade
  • Osborn Mr Geo, hangman hill
  • Pashley Hy. Cast iron letter mfr, Snd
  • Pearson Rd. vessel owner &c, Field house
  • Pearson Thomas, vessel owner, Finkle st
  • Pine John, gov. workhouse
  • Precious John, tea dlr, Ellison street
  • Robinson Sus. Dyer, Bst
  • Rudd Rev. Eric, Parsong
  • Sales Saml. Miller, Spd
  • Servant Jas. Gent. Ost
  • Servant Mr John, Kst
  • Sollitt Rt, assist, overseer, Est
  • Smith Miss Eliz, Mkp
  • Standring Wm. gent, King street
  • Taylor Mrs Mary, Cst
  • Tomlinson John, cooper &c, King street
  • Tomlinson John, hat mfr, Finkle street
  • Vause Misses Hanh. Sarh. & Eliz. Spd
  • Watson Chas. bookr. Quay
  • Webster James, basket mkr, Finkle street
  • Webster Rd. carrier, Quay
  • Whaley Jno. ship owner, Quay
  • Whitaker Mrs Nancy, Finkle street
  • Wilkinson Jno. gas wks
  • Wise Miss Eliz. Fst
  • Wrighton Mattw. Bookr. King street

Academies, * take boarders,

  • Ashford Ths. Bridge st
  • Barber Edw. Thorne Hall *
  • Casson Curtis, Bst
  • Fearnside Eleanor, Ost
  • Hardy Rev. Alfd. (languages) Fst
  • Holmes Sar. Green
  • Nolloth Jane, church st
  • Reeder Sar, church st
  • Rudd Rev. Eric, Parsong
  • Towle Losa. Eliz. Kst *
  • Waller W,. (Free) Kst
  • Watson Thos. King st


  • Barker John Hawksworth, Market place
  • Beckett William, Cst & Doncaster
  • Fox Wm. Johnson, Cst & Hatfield
  • Thorpe Wm. Finkle st

Bakers & Flour dealers,

  • Fish Jas. Finkle street
  • Laister Wm. Finkle st
  • Masden Samuel, Church street


  • Cooke Sir Wm. B & Co, Doncaster, (draw on Coutts & Co) I Hill & J Richardson, agts
  • Yorkshire District (on Williams & Co) Wm. Casson, agent


  • Boon Thos. Church st
  • Cuthbeart Thos. Green
  • Fenton Wm. Market pl
  • Hutchinson Hgh. Green
  • Lillford Chas. King st
  • Lillford Jno. Church st
  • Nicholson John, Est
  • Sanderson Hy. Church st
  • Wade Thos. South end

Boat Builders,

  • Atkinson Rt. Canal side
  • Atkinson Wm. Canal side
  • Pearson Rd & Co, Quay
  • Ward Wm. Spd

Booksellers, &C,

  • Mason Ann, Market pl
  • Mason Geo. (prin) Mkp
  • Millson John Egarr, Fst

Boot & Shoe makers,

  • Auckland Jas. King st
  • Brady Jno, Ellison st
  • Gabitas Saml. Finkle st
  • Harrison Abner, Cst
  • Meggitt Saml. Mkp
  • Morley John, S Parade
  • Nornable Wm. Mkp
  • Poynter Rt, King street
  • Ramsey John, King st
  • Raper Geo. Ellison st
  • Read John, Bridge st
  • Roberts John, Green
  • Sanderson Thos. Fst
  • Sanderson Wm. Fst
  • Shircliffe Wm. Fst
  • Singleton John, Est
  • Watson Rt, Church st

Braziers & Tinners,

  • Adams Chpr, Market pl
  • Turner Jnth, Ellison st
  • Watson Thos. King st


  • Armitage Geo. King st
  • Darley Geo. Finkle st
  • Smith Benj. Finkle st
  • Smith Edw. Finkle st
  • Smith Jph, Bridge st
  • Thorley Jas. Stonegt

Brewers (Ales & Porter),

  • Whitfield Wm. & Co. Ks
  • Wilkinson Rt. Green st


  • Bacchus W,. Finkle st
  • Bailey Isaac, S parade
  • Brady Benj. Ellison st
  • Downing Jno. Quay
  • Dunderdale Thos. Est
  • Fletcher Jph, Mkp
  • Hewitt Thos. Finkle st
  • Jennings John, Fst
  • Matthews Hammond, Church street
  • Meggitt Saml. Mkpl
  • Ranshaw George, Est

China, Glass, &c, dlrs,

  • Lillford Chas. King st
  • Watson Rt, Church st

Chemists & Druggists,

  • Goodworth John, Fst
  • Knowles Wm. Ellison st

Coal Merchants,

  • Ainley Samuel, Csd
  • Atkinson John, Kst
  • Carter John, Ellison st
  • Goodworth John, Snd
  • Moxon John, South end
  • Robinson Isaac, Ost

Corn millers & dlrs,

  • Fearnside Joseph, Ost
  • Fields John, Finkle st
  • Hemingway Danl. Fst
  • Ouldfield John, Est
  • Pinder Geo. Thornfield
  • Priestlay Wm. Thornfd
  • Tidd Wm. Thorne field

Curriers &c,

  • Casson Mordecai Hord, Ellison street
  • York John, (cutter only) King street


  • Athey Mrs W, Ditch mh
  • Bramley Geo, Moorends
  • Brown Thomas, Fst
  • Chester John, Dmh
  • Coulman Mrs J, Red h
  • Coulman Rd. Sand hill
  • Coulman Wm. Bradhlm
  • Emerson Rt. Ditchmh
  • Godfrey Wm. King st
  • green Thos. Moor ends
  • hall George, Ferry
  • Hall Stephen, King st
  • Harnew John, Levels
  • Haycroft Wm. Mds
  • Husband Thomas, Mds
  • Jennings Wm. Bank sd
  • Johnson W. Finkle st
  • Kelsey James, levels
  • Kitching Matt & Rd, Levels
  • Makin Wm. Market pl
  • Middlebrooke Rd, Est
  • Pilkington Wm. Sgt
  • Priestlay Wm. Bkd
  • Purdy Thos. Ellison st
  • Ranshaw W. Ellison st
  • Raper Jno. Ellison st
  • Ruckledge Thos. Hods
  • Ruckledge Wm. Est
  • Whittaker John, Sgt
  • White Thos. Ditch mh
  • Young Henlock, Bkd

Fire and Life Offices,

  • Thorpe Wm, Atlas, Fst
  • Goodworth John, County, Finkle street
  • Knowles W,. Norwich Union, Est
  • Millson J E, Yorkshire, Finkle street


  • Mortiman Eliz. Lock
  • Pattrick James, Cst
  • Raymond W,. Finkle st
  • Snow Wm. King street

Grocers and Tea dlrs,

  • Acaster John, (& seedsman) Finkle street
  • Cason Mordecai (and chandler) Ellison st
  • Fields John, Finkle st
  • Harnew John, King st
  • Nolloth Jph, Market pl
  • Richardson Jno. Green
  • Ward Danl. (& hosier) Finkle street

Hair dressers,

  • Blowe Thos. Finkle st
  • Kirby Thos. Market pl

Inns & Taverns,

  • Black-a-Moor's Head, John Wade, Cst
  • Blue Boar, Hanh, Atkinson, Market place
  • Canal Tavern, Samuel Ainley, Canal side
  • John Bull, Thos. Downing, Quay
  • Marquis of Granby, Geo Beatson, Silver st
  • Neptune, Ann Akidd, Quay
  • Red Bear, Ann Carr, Green
  • Red Lion Inn, Thomas Barley, Finkle st
  • Rising Sun, Thos. Hall, South end
  • Rodney, Robert Tomlinson, Quay
  • Royal Oak, Robt, Wilkinson, Green
  • Ship, James Cundith, Hangman hill
  • Steam Packet, James Jenkins, Ellison st
  • White Hart Inn, Geo Mekin, Market place
  • Windmill, Geo Swallow, Finkle street

Beer Houses,

  • Bailey Isaac, South par
  • Chantry John, Bst
  • Downing Septs. Lock
  • Ellis John, King st
  • Gaunt Thos. Ellison st
  • Kellitt Thos. Finkle st
  • Knight John, Field end
  • Micklethwaite Jthn, Est
  • Pine John, King street
  • Lillford Wm. Ost
  • Robinson Isaac Ost
  • Smith Joseph, Bridge st


  • Adams Chpr, Market pl

Joiners & Cabinet mkrs,

  • Bever John, Stone gt
  • Firth John, King street
  • Harrison John, Kst
  • Hawksworth John, Spd
  • Kellitt John, Finkle st
  • Pepper Wm. King st
  • Wade Wm. Church st

Land Surveyor & Civil Engineer,

  • Durham Makin, Spd

Linen & Wln. Drapers,

  • Casson Mordecai, st
  • Harnew John, King st
  • Nolloth Jph, Market pl


  • Casson Wm. & John, Ellison street
  • James John, Ellison st
  • Whitfield Wm. & Co, King st


  • Allen John, Quay
  • Armitage Wm. Quay
  • Auckland Wm. Est
  • Cawkwell Thos. Quay
  • Chester Thos. South par
  • Colbridge James, Est
  • Colbridge Wm. Quay
  • Crapper Chas. Quay
  • Dickinson Thos. Ost
  • Jacklin John, Quay
  • Kemp Jas. Bridge st
  • Kemp Wm. Orchard st
  • Kitchingman Jph, Est
  • Lee Joshua, Finkle st
  • Lillford Charles, Pln
  • Lillford Leonard, Pln
  • Lillford Leon, jun. Ost
  • Pattrick Geo. Orchard st
  • Taylor Rd, Finkle st
  • Taylor Wm. Finkle st
  • Thorley Jas. Ellison st
  • White Wm. South end


  • Brady Sar, Ellison st
  • Holmes Hannah, Green
  • Raywood Sar, Finkle st
  • Richardson Eliz. Est

Nail makers,

  • Adams Chpr, Market pl
  • Birkinshaw John, Cst
  • Field Chas, Finkle st


  • Cooke Jph Finkle st
  • Crapper Jas. Green
  • Gunnee Geo. King st

Plumbers & Glaziers,

  • Crapper Jas. Green
  • Machin Geo. Bridge st
  • Swallow Wm. Green

Rag Merchants,

  • Adams Chpr, Market pl
  • Fields John, Finkle st

Rope makers and Flax dressers,

  • Jackson Jas., (& sacking ) Market pl
  • Pearsons and Whaley, Quay


  • Cundith John (& Parish clerk) Market pl
  • England Robert, Est

Sail makers,

  • Pearson Richard & Co, Quay
  • Raywood Geo, South end
  • Thickett Thomas, Fst


  • Beal John, Finkle st
  • Carter John, Ellison st
  • Easton Peter, Finkle st
  • Ellis Mary, Finkle st
  • Guest Eliz, Finkle st
  • Haigh Joseph, King st
  • Hampson John, Cst
  • Hollings Geo, Finkle st
  • Jackson James, Mkp
  • Lawrence Alexr, Est
  • Nicholson Ann, Fst
  • Robinson Eliz, Cst
  • Seaman Rt, market pl
  • Smith Edw. Finkle st
  • Staniland Jas. Quay
  • Sugden John, King st
  • Whitaker John, King st

Straw Hat Makers,

  • Ainley Jane, King st
  • Lea John Chas. Bst
  • Maples Charles, Spd
  • Moor Davison, Spd

Tailors, * are drapers also,

  • Chapman john, Bst
  • Cooper Richard, Green
  • Dickinson John, Kst *
  • Easton Peter, Fst *
  • Easton Rt. King, Kst *
  • Flower Robt, King st
  • Hunter Thos. Field end

Watch & Clock mkrs,

  • Blagbrough Benj. Mkp
  • Kellitt John, Finkle st


  • Bever Thos. Stone gate
  • Bleasby Jno. Ellison st
  • Kirby John, Ellison st
  • Swallow Geo. Jun. Fst

Wine, Spirit & Porter merchants,

  • Ariell Wm. King st
  • Overton Thos, (wine), Orchard street
  • Wilkinson Robt, Green


  • From Red Lion and White Hart, the Mail, to Doncaster 9 mng & to Hull 3 aft.
  • The John Bull and Red Rover, to Sheffield according to tide
  • A Coach to Doncaster, Sat 9 morning

Steam Packets,

  • Grayburn J & Co's to Hull at 1/2p 8 mg except Sunday, C Watson agent
  • Micklethwaite J, Packet to Keadby, 1/2p 7 morning
  • Pearson Richard & Co's wharf, vessels weekly to London, Hull, Sheffield, Gainsbro &c
  • Ridgeway & Newbould
  • Schofield & Whites vessels, S Ainley, agent

Carriers from the Marquis of Granby,

  • Dibb J, - to Barnsley, Monday & Friday
  • Downend M, - to Doncaster, Thu, Fri & Sat
  • Chantry J - to Doncaster from Bridge st, Tue, Thu & Sat 7 morning
  • Harrison Thos. to Epworth, Wed, 3 aft
  • Jackson Mary to Sheffield, daily
  • Harrison Geo, to Snaith & York, Wednesday 7 morning

Transcribed by Susan Johnson. ©2000