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04 January 2008

Britain 1784-1811: G

Exeter working papers in British book trade history; 20
The British book trades 1784-1811: a tabulation of national directories

Localities: G
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1785 Pendred [& 1784 Bailey]1792-98 Universal British Directory1811 Holden's Directory
Gainsborough, LincolnshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811: 5172
Moseley, [John,] bookseller Groombridge, Sarah, stationer
Gurnill, Samuel, engraver & limner
Mozley, John, printer & bookseller
Wight, William bookseller
Mozley, Henry, bookseller &c
Stark, A., bookseller & stationer
Galway, IrelandPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Lynett, printer Not in 1792-98 Not in 1811
GarstangPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Martland, Robert, [calico] print cutter
Morrice, Robert, printer
None in 1811
GatesheadPop. 1801: 8597Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Larence, Robert, tea & flour dealer, rag merchant & pawnbroker
Ord, Christopher, paper warehouse
Hardy, Joseph, [textile] card maker [listed under Newcastle]
Gilford, Down, IrelandPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Not in UBD 1793/8 Atkins, Thomas, stationer & postmaster, Mill Street
Glamford Briggs, LincolnshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Swallow, Mary, bookseller Not in 1811
Glasgow, ScotlandPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Chapman, Robert & Duncan, Alexander, printers of Glasgow Mercury
Wilson, letterfounder & printer
Not in UBD 1793-98 Baird, James, bookseller, Saltmarket
Black, Thomas, card factory, Bridegate
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Brash & Reid, booksellers & stationers, Trongate
Brown, John, pencil maker & grocer, Port Dund
Buchanan Fythie & Co., booksellers, High Street
Cameron, John, bookseller, High Street
Campbell, D. & A, papermakers, Princes Street
Chapman, Robert, printer, Candleriggs
Cochrane & Scott, print cutters, Trongate
Conbrough, Archibald, circulating library, High Street
Craig, A., engraver, Trongate
Dallas, Robert & Co., booksellers, Nelson Street
Dalsholm, paper warehouse, Bell Street
Deerie, Charles, engraver, Trongate
Duncan, James junior, bookseller, Saltmarket
Duncan, Thomas, printer, Gibsons Land
Duncan, J. & A., booksellers, Trongate
Duncan, W., bookseller, Trongate
Duncan & Bowman, quill warehouse, Trongate
Gardner, John, bookseller, Trongate
Gillies, James, bookseller &c., High Street
Glasgow Public Library, George Street
Gray, John, bookseller, High street
Gray, Robert, engraver, Trongate
Greenlees, James, bookseller, Hutcheson Street
Haldane, James, engraver, Argyll Street
Humphries, T., print cutter, Brunswick Street
Hunter, Samuel & Co., printers, Bell Street
Hutchison, Robert, bookseller, Saltmarket
Keddie, Archibald & Thomas, booksellers, Princes Street
Khull, Edward, printer, Trongate
Lang, William, printing office, Bell Street
Lumsden, James & Son, engravers, Dunlop Street
Lumsden, George, bookseller, stationer & state lottery office, Argyll Street
Lumsden & Son, pocket book makers, Argyll Street
Lyon, John, bookseller, Saltmarket
Malcolm, John, bookseller, Hutcheson Street
Maxwell, Andrew, print cutter, Trongate
Molleson, Alexander, bookseller, Albion Street
M'Fadyen, J., stationer &c., Wilson Street
M'Feal, Walter & Co., stationers, Trongate
M'Gowan, Archibald, paper maker, Stockwell
M'Gregor, M., paper & yarn merchant, Brunswick Place
M'Intyre, D., music shop, Argyll Street
M'Kenzie, D., printer, Saltmarket
M'Laurin, James, quill warehouse, St Andrews Lane
M'Lellan, print cutter, High Street
M'Nair, Alexander, paper warehouse, Bell Street
Niven, David & Co., booksellers, stationers & state lottery office, Trongate
Niven, John, printer, Princes Street
Ogle, Maurice, bookseller, Wilson Street
Orr, Andrew, bookseller & stationer, Saltmarket
Orr & Greenshields, pocket book makers, Princes Street
Penman, Andrew, bookseller, at D.Niven & Coy's
Peterkin, seal engraver, Stockwell
Reid, William & Co., printers, at the Cross
Robertson, T & M., printers & booksellers, Saltmarket
Russell, James & Co., paper warehouse, Bell Street
Scott, D. & A., booksellers, Argyll Street
Sinclaire, J., bookseller, High Street
Sinclair, Hugh, marble paper maker, Bull Street
Smith, engraver, Princes Street
Smith, J. & Son, booksellers & stationers, Hutcheson Street
Stark, W. & Co., circulating library, Glassford Street
Steel, James, bookseller, Saltmarket
Steven, James, music shop, Wilson Street
Steven, J. & o., booksellers & c., Trongate
Stirling's Library, Hutcheson's Hospital, Ingram Street, Mr Gray, librarian
Strachen & M'Hutchon, print cutters, Cochrane street
Stronach, William, print cutter, George Street
Tait, William, printer, Journal Office, Princes Street
Turnbull, W., bookseller & lottery office, Trongate
Wilson, Alexander, bookseller, Trongate
Wilson, William & Co., paper & stationery warehouse, Virginia Street
Wood, John, book publisher, Grahamstown
Wylie & Boyd, circulating library, Hutcheson Street
Glastonbury, SomersetPop. 1801: 2035Pop. 1811: 2337
Not in Bailey 1784 Hewitt, Charles, schoolmaster, printer & bookbinder Not in 1811
Gloucester, GloucestershirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Evans & Hazell, booksellers
Harward, S[amuel], bookseller & printer of Gloucester Gazette
Pytt, [John,] printer in general & bookseller
Raikes, R[obert], printer in general, printer of Gloucester Journal
Washburn, [John,] bookseller
Bonner, Thomas, F.G.S., engraver
Hole, Charles, music seller
Hough, John James, bookseller
Pytt, John Selwyn, printer of the Gloucester Gazette
Raikes, Robert, printer of the Gloucester Journal
Washbourn, John, bookseller
Bullock, John, bookseller, West Street
Garn, John, booksller, Lower North Street
Gunn, bookseller, West Street
Hale, Charles, music seller, East Street
Hough, John & Son, booksellers, West Street
Price, William, printer, Blackfriars Lane
Roberts, James, bookseller, West Street
Walker, D., printer, Westgate Street
Ward, William, printer, Barton Street
Washbourn, J., bookseller, West Street
Wood, Joseph, printer, St Johns Lane
Godalming, SurreyPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Cook, [Thomas, cutler &] bookseller
Flower, papermaker
Hall, [Thomas,] papermaker, Eashing
Knight, [John,] papermaker, Cat's Hill
Cook, Thomas, cutler & bookbinder Cook, Thomas, stationer
Gosport, HampshirePop. 1801: 11295Pop. 1811: 12212
Dawkins, [William,] stationer
Ledgard, [Richard, merchant &] stationer
Harding, William, stationer
Legg, Jacob, bookbinder
Stead, John, printer
Spencer, Jasper, rag merchant
Watts, Joseph, stationer
Hammond, James, bookseller, Middle Street
Harding, William, bookseller, North Street
Johnson, William, bookseller, Middle Street
Grantham, LincolnshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811: 3646
Allen, [William,] printer & bookseller Allen, William, printer & bookseller
Whaley, Mary, bookseller
Hurst, Mary, printer, bookseller & stationer
Lane, John, papermaker
Storr, Robert, printer &c
Gravesend, KentPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
None in Bailey 1784 Cortey, Thomas, rag merchant
Pocock, Robert, printer
Lance, Elizabeth, bookseller & stationer
Great YarmouthPop. 1801: 16573Pop. 1811: 17977
Downes & March, bookseller & printers, Quay [Under Yarmouth]Bush, Frederic, printer & bookseller
Falkner, Thomas, bookseller
[Under Yarmouth]
Alexander, William, bookseller & stationer, King Street
Beart, John, printer & bookseller, Quay
Clark, L.B., stationer & fish curer, Friars Lane
Horne, John, printer, Quay
Keymer, J., bookseller & stationer, [no address]
Pikeling & Son, music sellers & jewellers, Market Row
Scaman, John, stationer, Post Office Row
Shalders, J., stationer, New Broad Row
GreenockPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Not in 1792-8 Abercromy, David, printer, Hattricks Land
Foulter, J., bookseller, Hamilton Street
Forsyth, Mrs, bookseller, Spence's Land
Johnston, Willliam, printer, Vennel Head
Johnston & Bruce, stationers, Square
Lang, John, bookseller, Cathcart Street
Morison, James, engraver, Longwell Close
M'Callum, Peter, stationer, Cathcart Street
Paton, Robert, public library, William Street
Stewart, Thomas, stationer, Campbell's Land
Scott, William, stationer, Spence's Land, William Street
Scott Abercromby & Co., printers, William Street
Sutherland, George, printer, Cathcart Street
Thomson, Daniel, stationery shop, William Street
Watson, William, stationer, William Street
Greenwich, KentPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Allen, George, stationer
Cole, Ebenezer, stationer & newsman
Martin, Charles, stationer
Philips, music seller
Stock, Henry, proprietor of the circulating lbrary & the long coaches
1811 included in London
Guildford, SurreyPop. 1801:Pop. 1811: 2974
Callow, papermaker, Chilworth
Martin, printer
Russell, [John, cutler, silversmith,] printer, bookseller, stationer & postmaster
Russells, Mess., distributors of stamps
Smith, [Mary,] paper mould maker
Martin, Mrs Ann, bookseller
Russell, Samuel, cutler, bookseller, stationer & printer
Russell, John, silversmith & stationer
Not in 1811
Guisborough, YorkshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
None in Bailey 1784 Postgate, Robert, newscarrier from Stockton to Whitby Not in 1811
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