Kelly Directory 1898


Extracts concerning Far Cotton



Abbey Road Far Cotton Towcester Rd to Oxford St
South Side
29 Hedge John, parish clerk of St Mary
35 Gilkes Mrs Ellen, tailoress
43 Wright Wm. Cabinet mkr
... here is Althorpe St...
87 Haynes Benjamin, shoe ma
105 Warren Mrs Maria E Shopkeeper
South side
St Marys Church
Registration Station for Hardingstone District (F Russel registrar)
26 Pitt alfred butcher
... here is Althorpe Stret
40 Gilkes Mrs Sarah Ann draper
64 Clipstone Edward, grocer


Alma Street (Shortly to become Rickard Street sic.)
Main Rd to High St.
Rose and Crown P.H. Jn. Facer
51 Hislop Mrs Margaret beer rtlr
West side
2 Rogers John Grocer
6 Ward William shopkeeper
10 Robinson William

Althorp street Far Cotton Main rd to Rothersthorpe rd
West side
2 Wreford Silvaneus jun, beer rtlr
30 Horton James jobmaster
.. here is High St. ...
50 Hines William, baker
... here is abbey road ...
52 Griffith john, beer retailer
76 Hill Oweb, daiyman
... here is thirstane rd ...
102 Bennett John Alfred Richard, registrar of birth and deaths
West side
15 Wadwell John greengrocer
33 Ade Ernest Geo shopkpr
59 Mace Geo Wm hairdresser
... here is Clinton rd ...
61 Sephton mrs Clara, news agent and post office
67 Maycock William, butcher
... here is abbey & Thirlstane rds ...


Clinton Rd Far Cotton Towcester rd to Althorpe st
Far Cotton Working Mans Club and Institute (Alfred Lines sec)
Shaw Mrs Essie Jane Shopkeeper
Simpson miss Annie dress mkr


Henley Street Far Cotton Main rd to High Street
East side
1 Stanton Mrs Mary Ann shopkeeper
13 Langley Geo smith butcher
West side
32 Shelton Joseph Shoemaker
40 Weatley John dairyman
Primative methodist chapel
46 Gammage William baker


High Street Far Cotton Althorp st to Oxford st
South side
11 Gardner Wm boot maker
North side
Reynolds Stephen Hy grocer
... here is alma street ...


London Road Cotton end
West side
Smith John B
Huffadine Rev H J (cong)
Douglas Job R builder
Morris Joseph
Dewis Josiah M


Main Road Far Cotton
North side
Board School for Boys
Phipps Pickering (exors of) railway wagon works
South side
Board school for Girls
... here is Althorpe St ...
Wreford Silvaneus, beer retailer.
Puttman James Butcher
Facer John, beer retailer.
...here is Henley st ...
Stanton Wm P shopkeeper
... here is Alma street ...
Rogers John shopkeeper
... here is oxford street ...
Blackwell John farm bailiff to (exors of ) P Phipps (Brier hill)
Ashford Evan Charles, chemist


Old Towcester rd Cotton end
North side
Trenery Edward Trevythan & sons timber merchants
Old grand junction wharf
Beeby Brothers timber merc
Eccles Mrs Esther coal dealer
Draper Alfred beer retailer
Anglo american oil co Lim
L&NW railway cos Loding house for drivers Firemen & guards (Mrs Winn matron)
Lenton Frewin, coal merchant
South side
L&NW railways cos Old station (John Widdowson station master)
L&NW Railway Co Inqurey office
L&NW Railway Cos Goods office
L&NW Railways Co's public wighing machine


Oxford Street Far Cotton Main rd to Rothersthorpe Rd
West side
32 Wickham Robert ins agent
68 Cox Charles higgler
100 Brown Alfred shopkeeper
East side
51 Cooper Mrs Mary Jane shopkeeper
53 Wills Mrs Eliz beer retailer
... here are High st Abbey and thirlstane rds ...


St Leonards Road(Late New Towcester road)
North side
1 Jqckson Alfred taylor
3 Barber Thomas
5 Trenery Arthur
43 Collins Water
61 Drage Albert G Shopkeeper
85 Horn alfred J Shopkeeper
87 JBrabner Mrs Miriam shopkeeper
89 Jones John fishmonger
93 Emmerton Bros watch mas
107 Ekins William boot repairer
Conry W. J. Chimney sweep
Brown and Co engineers
South side
66 Warrington Henry R grocer
74 Stewart James wholesale cabinet maker
76 Scott Thomas boot maker
92 Wake Owen G baker
140 Cross Thomas insur. agt.
146 Flint George Bootmaker


Thirlstane road Far Cotton Towcester rd to Oxford st
18 Blick Arthur
... here is Althorpe st ...
22 Johnstone Henry shopkeeper


Towcester Road Far Cotton
Evans Stanley engineer & patent agt (Manor house works)
Wreford Silvanus Cattle dealer (Manor house)
... here is Clinton Rd ...
London Central Meat Co Ltd
... here is abbey road ...
St Marys church
Newman Rev Chas Ernest MA (St masys vicarage)
... here is Thirlstane road ...
Park view
1 Botterill Thomas
2 Taylor Henry
3 Jones George
4 Winterburn Clarence Chas
5 Selby Rev Robert Albert [Baptist]
6 Green William Oliver
7 Burrell George
8 Garrett Charles
9 Clarke Charles Henry
10 Eves George
11 Cherry John William
12 Roddis William
13 Tippleston John
14 Higgins Thomas
15 Rickard Henry
16 Gibbs James Gaffield
17 Broxton Richard
18 Green James Joseph
Bird George (Milton cot)