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Village Trade Directories 1830 -

1939

Kelly's 1885 Directory

Woodbury Hill Fair held 21 & 22 September 1881 Population 1542 inc 258 at Milborne Stileham Parish Clerk, John Lane Post, Money Order & Telegraph Office & Savings Bank Henry Charles Jenkins, sub-postmaster. Letters received through Wareham; delivery commences at 7.15am & 2.40pm & dispatched at 10.55am & 6.10pm, sundays 10.25am. Pillar Box, Bere Heath, cleared at 5pm week days only Insurance Agent: County Fire & Provident Life; George Hibbs Cemetery; William Bullen, clerk to the Burial Board Reading Room; James Davis, secretary PUBLIC OFFICERS Registrar of Births & Deaths, Clerk to the Burial Board & Relieving Officer for the Bere Regis district; William Bullen Assistant Overseer & Collector of Rates & Taxes; Henry Clark Galton, Wareham. SCHOOLS National (boys), Barrow Hill, founded in 1719 by Thomas Williams Esq and placed under government inspection in 1870 & enlarged about the same time for 98 children; average attendance, 36; partly supported by Williams' charity; Charles Hiscock, master. Shitterton, for 156 children; average attendance, 70; Miss Emma Huse, mistress; Miss Mary Ann Skuse, infant's mistress. Bere Heath (mixed), built in 1875 for 58 children; average attendance, 36; Miss Emma Horth, mistress. CARRIERS TO:- Blandford - Mrs Selina Day, tues & fri Dorchester - Mrs Selina Day, wed & sat Poole - Mrs Selina Day, mon & thurs Wareham - Mrs Selina Day, tues PRIVATE RESIDENTS Miss Dowden, Snow Hill Miss Gallop, West Street Mrs Galpin, West Street Montague John Guest MP, JP, DL, The Retreat & 3 Savil Row, London W John Henning, West Street Charles Jesty, North Street Rev John Frere Langford, MA (vicar) Francis Daniel Lys, White Lovington Charles James Radclyffe, JP, Hyde House William Fredk Radclyffe, Woodlands John R.F. Ross (Congregational), The Manse Mrs Sibley, Butt Lane Rev Richard Plowman Wing BA, (curate) COMMERCIAL Thomas Aplin, butcher James Arnold, Drax's Arms P.H. Charles Bascombe, farmer, Court Farm Walter Beckingham, brick & tile maker, and at Harfoot Lane, Anstey Charles Besent, farmer, Shitterton Farm James Bevercomb, pork butcher, poulterer, and shopkeeper, West Street John White Boswell, painter, Photographer &c Stephen Brown, plumber William Bullen, registrar etc, Shitterton James Bullen, carpenter, Shitterton John Burt, farmer Cemetery (William Bullen, clerk) Samuel Cobb, farmer Fredk. Cole, miller(water), West mill James Davis, carpenter Matthew Davis, carpenter Mrs Selina Day, carrier George Dibben, farmer Thomas Edward Dowden, farmer, Roke farm William George, Royal Oak P.H. John Hallett, watch & clock maker, jeweller and fancy dealer. William Fredk. Henning, farmer, Doddings George Hibbs, grocer, draper & provision dlr Henry Hoare, farmer, Lane end Harvey House, carpenter Robert House, carpenter & shopkeeper James Janes, harness maker Henry Charles Jenkins, tailor, woollen draper, hatter, stationer & fancy goods dealer & Post Office. Henry Robert Jesty, farmer, Filiols John Josia Johnson, brewer & maltster Joseph Kalloway, butcher Richard Amos Kellaway, blacksmith, machinist &c John Lane, boot & shoe maker, North Street John Lane, boot & shoe maker, Shitterton Mrs Martha Lane, grocer & draper James Lockyer, thatcher, North Street Daniel Francis Francis Daniel Lys, surgeon & medical officer Thomas Marsh, farmer, West Street George Miller, machine owner John Miller, farmer & machine owner Thomas Miller, farmer, Rye Hill J.H. Mundell & Co. grocers, ironmongers, provision dealers &c & agents for W & A. Gilbey, wine & spirit merchants. Alfred Nutbeen, butcher, Bere Heath James Nutbeen, dairyman, Stockley Reading Room (James Davis sec.) Fredk Ricketts, boot and shoe ma., North Street George Russell, farmer Herbert George Russell, baker & grocer Miss Ellen E. Scutt, preparatory school Edwin Shave, wheelwright, timber dealer &c Charles Sheppard, bricklayer George Sheppard, builder William Clench Sheppard, bilder Roger Strange, miller (water) & farmer; Chamberlain's mill Henry Tozer, farmer James Welch, baker
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Village Trade Directories 1830 -

1939

Bere Regis Village Website

Kelly's 1885 Directory

Woodbury Hill Fair held 21 & 22 September 1881 Population 1542 inc 258 at Milborne Stileham Parish Clerk, John Lane Post, Money Order & Telegraph Office & Savings Bank Henry Charles Jenkins, sub-postmaster. Letters received through Wareham; delivery commences at 7.15am & 2.40pm & dispatched at 10.55am & 6.10pm, sundays 10.25am. Pillar Box, Bere Heath, cleared at 5pm week days only Insurance Agent: County Fire & Provident Life; George Hibbs Cemetery; William Bullen, clerk to the Burial Board Reading Room; James Davis, secretary PUBLIC OFFICERS Registrar of Births & Deaths, Clerk to the Burial Board & Relieving Officer for the Bere Regis district; William Bullen Assistant Overseer & Collector of Rates & Taxes; Henry Clark Galton, Wareham. SCHOOLS National (boys), Barrow Hill, founded in 1719 by Thomas Williams Esq and placed under government inspection in 1870 & enlarged about the same time for 98 children; average attendance, 36; partly supported by Williams' charity; Charles Hiscock, master. Shitterton, for 156 children; average attendance, 70; Miss Emma Huse, mistress; Miss Mary Ann Skuse, infant's mistress. Bere Heath (mixed), built in 1875 for 58 children; average attendance, 36; Miss Emma Horth, mistress. CARRIERS TO:- Blandford - Mrs Selina Day, tues & fri Dorchester - Mrs Selina Day, wed & sat Poole - Mrs Selina Day, mon & thurs Wareham - Mrs Selina Day, tues PRIVATE RESIDENTS Miss Dowden, Snow Hill Miss Gallop, West Street Mrs Galpin, West Street Montague John Guest MP, JP, DL, The Retreat & 3 Savil Row, London W John Henning, West Street Charles Jesty, North Street Rev John Frere Langford, MA (vicar) Francis Daniel Lys, White Lovington Charles James Radclyffe, JP, Hyde House William Fredk Radclyffe, Woodlands John R.F. Ross (Congregational), The Manse Mrs Sibley, Butt Lane Rev Richard Plowman Wing BA, (curate) COMMERCIAL Thomas Aplin, butcher James Arnold, Drax's Arms P.H. Charles Bascombe, farmer, Court Farm Walter Beckingham, brick & tile maker, and at Harfoot Lane, Anstey Charles Besent, farmer, Shitterton Farm James Bevercomb, pork butcher, poulterer, and shopkeeper, West Street John White Boswell, painter, Photographer &c Stephen Brown, plumber William Bullen, registrar etc, Shitterton James Bullen, carpenter, Shitterton John Burt, farmer Cemetery (William Bullen, clerk) Samuel Cobb, farmer Fredk. Cole, miller(water), West mill James Davis, carpenter Matthew Davis, carpenter Mrs Selina Day, carrier George Dibben, farmer Thomas Edward Dowden, farmer, Roke farm William George, Royal Oak P.H. John Hallett, watch & clock maker, jeweller and fancy dealer. William Fredk. Henning, farmer, Doddings George Hibbs, grocer, draper & provision dlr Henry Hoare, farmer, Lane end Harvey House, carpenter Robert House, carpenter & shopkeeper James Janes, harness maker Henry Charles Jenkins, tailor, woollen draper, hatter, stationer & fancy goods dealer & Post Office. Henry Robert Jesty, farmer, Filiols John Josia Johnson, brewer & maltster Joseph Kalloway, butcher Richard Amos Kellaway, blacksmith, machinist &c John Lane, boot & shoe maker, North Street John Lane, boot & shoe maker, Shitterton Mrs Martha Lane, grocer & draper James Lockyer, thatcher, North Street Daniel Francis Francis Daniel Lys, surgeon & medical officer Thomas Marsh, farmer, West Street George Miller, machine owner John Miller, farmer & machine owner Thomas Miller, farmer, Rye Hill J.H. Mundell & Co. grocers, ironmongers, provision dealers &c & agents for W & A. Gilbey, wine & spirit merchants. Alfred Nutbeen, butcher, Bere Heath James Nutbeen, dairyman, Stockley Reading Room (James Davis sec.) Fredk Ricketts, boot and shoe ma., North Street George Russell, farmer Herbert George Russell, baker & grocer Miss Ellen E. Scutt, preparatory school Edwin Shave, wheelwright, timber dealer &c Charles Sheppard, bricklayer George Sheppard, builder William Clench Sheppard, bilder Roger Strange, miller (water) & farmer; Chamberlain's mill Henry Tozer, farmer James Welch, baker
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