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Robson’s Commercial Directory 1839

Robson’s Commercial Directory for 1839 lists the following businesses in Broad Street. It is a very important directory in that it is the first one to use a street numbering system.

Accountant

  • Hunt James, 46 Broad st

Apothecary

  • Freeborn J.J.S., 38 Broad st

Billiard Rooms

  • Betteris Thomas, 45 Broad st

Boot & Shoe Makers

  • Boxall & Harwood, 14 Broad st
  • Kerr Archibald, 30 Broad st
  • Saunders John, 21 Broad st

Builder & Surveyor

  • Redhead Richard, Broad st

Carver, Gilder, & Printseller

  • Hawks Philip, 12 Broad st

China & glass dealer

  • Seckham Susannah, 48 Broad st

Confectioners

  • Cripps John, 18 Broad st
  • Cripps Thomas, 27 Broad st

Florist & Seedsman

  • Fairbairn T., 9 Broad st (& late Gardener to their Royal Highnesses, the Princess Charlotte & Prince Leopold)

Glazier

  • Dudley & Bowler, Broad st

Grocer & Tea Dealer (& British Wine Merchant)

  • Bowell T.J., 10 Broad st

Hair Dressers

  • Weston William, 6 Broad st
  • Wilmott Mary, 20 Broad st

House Agent

  • Wells Edward, 3 Broad st

Ironmonger & Smith

  • Hoar John, 32 Broad st

Land Surveyor

  • Badcock Benjamin, 16 Broad st

Linen Draper

  • Thorp John, 44 Broad st

Milliner & Dress Maker

  • Dewe Mrs, 16 Broad st

Musical Instrument Manufacturer

  • Harris Charles, 1 Broad st

Pastry Cook

  • Cripps Thomas, 37 Broad st

Physician

  • Wootten Dr John, 40 Broad st

Plumbers, Painters & Glaziers

  • Bliss William H. & James, 49 Broad st
  • Bradfield J., 50 Broad st
  • Dudley & Bowler, Broad st
  • Hitchings William, 13 Broad st (Painter & Glazier only)

Poulterer

  • Shayler Jane, 17 Broad st

Solicitor

  • Dudley & Son, 5 Broad st
  • Dudley Crews, 5 Broad st: District Commissioner in Bankruptcy

Stationers

  • Dewe John & Richard, 16 Broad st (& Booksellers, & Public Library)
  • Mallett M.A., 49 Broad st

Stay Maker

  • Lobb Charles, 22 Broad st

Surgeon

  • Wingfield, Charles, Kettle hall, Broad st

Surveyor

  • Redhead Richard, Broad st

Tailors

  • Brazier Henry S., 45 Broad st
  • Law & Son, 51 Broad st (& Drapers)
  • Sherfield James, 25 Broad st (& Robe Maker)
  • Price James, 19 Broad st
  • Wallington William, 11 Broad st (& Draper)

Taverns, Inns, & Public Houses

  • Dog & Partridge, Ryman John, 35 Broad st
  • North Star, Taylor Richard, 2 Broad st
  • White Horse, Preston Richard, 52 Broad st

Tobacconist (& emigration agent & house agent)

  • Wells Edward, 3 Broad st

Watch & Clock Maker

  • Rowell M. & Son, 36 Broad st

Wine & spirit merchants

  • Giles James, Broad st
  • Perkins John, 47 Broad st (& Brandy merchant)
  • Sheard Robert, 31 Broad st (& Brandy merchant)

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