Baines' Directory (1822) - Farnley Tyas

The following section is reproduced from Baines' Directory: History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York, Volume 1 (1822) compiled by Edward Baines.

For the transcription of professions, entries have been reformatted to: firstname surname, location (extra details)

The following is a transcription of a historic document and may contain occasional errors.

Farnley Tyas

Farnley Tyas, in the parish of Almondbury, the wap. of Agbrigg, andhonour of Pontefract ; 4 miles SE. of Huddersfleld. There is here a good free school, of which the Rev. Samuel Hilyard, is master. Population 900.

  • C.H. Bill, Esq., Storthes Hall
  • William Eastwood, cloth dresser
  • George Eastwood, grocer
  • John Кaye, victualler, Golden Cock
  • B. Schofield, saddler
  • Abraham Smith, butcher


  • John Haigh
  • J.W. Roberts

Woollen Manufacturers.

  • John Crosley
  • Gill & Sugden (fancy)
  • Richard Haigh
  • M. & C. Hallas
  • George Hallas
  • David Lockwood (fancy)
  • Matthew Lockwood (fancy)
  • D. Lockwood (fancy)
  • George Mellor
  • John Mellor
  • William Nowell
  • E.J. Roberts (& merchant)
  • Benjamin Schofield
  • Jonathan Shaw
  • George Shaw
  • J. Thornton (fancy)

Baines' Directory (1822) - Farnley Tyas

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