History of Burnham-on-Crouch

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History of Burnham-on-Crouch >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

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Coal Merchants.
George Booking
William Edwards
John Kemp
Isaiah Richmond
Peter Richmond
John Smith

Farmers.
John Bowles
John Bygrave
George Carter
Thomas Carter
Henry Croxon
Abraham Croxon
William Elphick, Hollowell
Christopher Gardner
Charles Grimwade
William Newman, and gardener
William Page
Mrs S Pannell
Orwell Peacock
George Richardson
John Rogers

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Grocers and Drapers.
Stephen Argent
John Camping, and carpenter
James Bloomfield
William Hawthorn, and ironmonger
George Hurrell, druggist
Jeffrey Manning
John Prior
J. Rolph, Ostend
John Stoneham
William Westhorp

Oyster Merchants.
John Gillson Auger
William Anger
Mrs Mary Bowton
John Hawkins, Cupola House
Dansey Henry Hawkins
Peter Richmond
Thomas Rogers
Thomas Rogers, jun.
John Smith
Laban Sweeting
John Wright

Oyster Police.
William Piper
William Rogers
Andrew Rome, inspector
William Wallace
Richard Willsteed

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Plumbers, Painters and Glaziers.
George Garrood
Edwin James Trussell

Ship Masters.
James Bryant
William Cole
John Cottis
Samuel Fleming
William Taylor

Tailors.
Thomas Bell
Robert Hasler

Vessel Owners.
George Booking
Abraham Clay
William Candy
William Edwards
John Pitt
Isaiah Richmond
Peter Richmond
Samuel Richmond
John Smith
Robert Tracey
Daniel Woolfe

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Burnham on Crouch - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Burnham on Crouch - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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