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Name: John Taylor Occupation: Post Money Order and Telegraph Offices; ; postmaster. Letters arrive via Blackburn 7 a.m. and 4-45 p.m. and are despatched at 9-45 a.m. and 7-35 p.m. Address: 9 High Street

Name: James Aighton Occupation: Overlooker Address: High Street

Name: John Ainsworth Occupation: farmer Address: Tottleworth

Name: James Aitken Occupation: coal merchant Address: Canal Side

Name: Peter William Allen Occupation: station master Address: Railway Station

Name: Josiah Almond Occupation: weaver Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Miss Esther Ann Anderson Occupation: Address: 5 Hermitage Street

Name: Mr. John Armstrong Occupation: Address: Hermitage Street

Name: James Ashworth Occupation: cotton manufacturer Address: Daisy Hill house Henry Street

Name: Enoch Aspden Occupation: agent to Royal Liver Address: 11 Chapel Street

Name: James Astley Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 93 Hermitage Street

Name: Samuel Bailey Occupation: draper and cab proprietor Address: 22 High Street

Name: Richard Banks Occupation: tape sizer Address: 7 George Street

Name: John Barr Occupation: M. B. surgeon Address: Lynnwood House

Name: John Barton Occupation: farmer Address: Cow hill Cow Hill Lane

Name: Mrs. Sophia Bateson Occupation: Address: 23 George Street

Name: John Bateson Occupation: wearer Address: 9 George Street

Name: Thomas Battersby Occupation: painter and decorator Address: 7 High Street

Name: Christopher Boardman Occupation: overlooker Address: 8 Chapel Street

Name: Mrs. Sarah Bolton Occupation: farmer and victuallers Address: Mother Red Cap Accrington Road

Name: Thomas Boothman Occupation: confectioner Address: 2 Hermitage Street

Name: Frederick Borrill Occupation: insurance agent Address: 39 High Street

Name: Charles Bracewell Occupation: commission agent Address: 3 Hermitage Street

Name: Edward Broughton Occupation: cashier Address: 4 Chapel Street

Name: Joseph Brown Occupation: schoolmaster Address: High Street

Name: Robert Butler Occupation: joiner and builder Address: Spring Street

Name: Mr. William Butler Occupation: Address: 12 Spring Street

Name: John Butterfield Occupation: farmer Address: Tan house

Name: Miss Ann Butterworth Occupation: farmer Address: Windy bank Blackburn Old Road

Name: Richard Henry Catterall Occupation: relieving officer Address: High Street

Name: John Charaley Occupation: farmer Address: Manor House Farm Tottleworth

Name: George Clarke Occupation: retort, fire and common brick, chimney top, sanitary tube, &c. manfr., Norden works. Address: Norden view Harwood Road

Name: Ralph Charnley Occupation: butcher Address: 22 Hermitage Street

Name: Matthew Clayton Occupation: butcher Address: 65 High Street

Name: R. & T. Clayton Occupation: cotton manufacturers Address: Bridgefield mill Spring Street

Name: Thomas Clayton Occupation: timber merchant and bobbin manfr. Address: Sawmill Spring Street

Name: James Clegg Occupation: grocer Address: 75 High Street

Name: Mrs. Sarah Clegg Occupation: tripe dealer Address: 36 High Street

Name: Joseph Coleman Occupation: herbalist, drysalter, coal dealer and furniture remover Address: 20 High Street

Name: William Coleman Occupation: insurance agent Address: 4 Mary Street

Name: Henry Counsell Occupation: picture framer Address: 6 Parker Street

Name: Robert Connell Occupation: overlooker Address: High Street

Name: Broughton Edward Occupation: secretary Address: Conservative club, 61 High Street

Name: John Cook Occupation: hairdresser Address: 50 High Street

Name: William Cooper Occupation: grocer Address: 26 High Street

Name: Henry Coupe Occupation: farmer Address: Tottleworth lee. Lee Lane

Name: Ishmael Cowell Occupation: grocer Address: 51 Hermitage Street

Name: Aaron Cranshaw Occupation: tripe dealer Address: 44 High Street

Name: Thomas Craven Occupation: insurance agent Address: 50 High Street

Name: Ralph Crook Occupation: farmer Address: Whitebirk

Name: Thomas Cross Occupation: greengrocer Address: 18 High Street

Name: Joshua Cunliffe Occupation: tinplate worker Address: 7 Burton Street

Name: Joseph Dawson Occupation: greengrocer Address: 24 Hermitage Street

Name: John Dobson Occupation: farmer and victualler Address: Bay Horse Blackburn Old Road

Name: Mrs. Hannah Duckworth Occupation: 91 High st. Address:

Name: J. & Co. Duckworth Occupation: grocers Address: 40 High Street

Name: Thomas Duckworth Occupation: dentist Address: 54 High Street

Name: John Edwards Occupation: paper maker (j.) Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Edward Eccles & Sons Occupation: cotton manufacturers; h. High Street Address: Wheatfield mill Wheatfield Street

Name: Robert England Occupation: grocer Address: 71 High Street

Name: Fecitt Occupation: farmer Address: New barn Farm New Rishton

Name: Mrs. Ann Fenton Henry Occupation: cloth looker Address: 16 Chapel Street

Name: Thomas Fielding Occupation: hairdresser Address: 48 High Street

Name: William Henry Fielding Occupation: joiner, builder, and brick maker Address: Ashworth Street

Name: William Thomas Fowler Occupation: clerk Address: 30 Hermitage Street

Name: Goddard Occupation: Address: 93 High Street

Name: Mrs. Sarah Greenwood Hartley Occupation: toy dealer Address: 64 High Street

Name: Eccles Grime Occupation: manager of Co-operative stores Address: Commercial Street

Name: John Grimshaw Occupation: victuallers Address: Rishton Arms Station Road

Name: Richard Grimshaw Occupation: grocer and confectioner Address: 1 High Street

Name: Harry Halstead Occupation: chemist and druggist Address: High Street

Name: George Hampshire Occupation: victuallers Address: Lidget Hotel Lee Lane

Name: James Hanson Occupation: cotton spinner and manufacturer; h. Harwood road Address: Rishton mill Hermitage Street

Name: James Harrison Occupation: overlooker Address: 87 Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Harrison Occupation: hosier Address: 14 High Street

Name: William Hartley Occupation: farmer Address: Black law Farm Wilpshire Road

Name: Thomas Harwood Occupation: farmer Address: Dunscar Farm Wilpshire Road

Name: Edmund Haworth Occupation: farmer Address: Norden Farm Lee Lane

Name: James Haworth Occupation: tape sizer Address: 85 Hermitage Street

Name: James Haworth Occupation: draper Address: 10 High Street

Name: James Haworth Occupation: farmer Address: Whitebirk

Name: John Haworth Occupation: butcher Address: 3 High Street

Name: Mr. Thomas Haworth Occupation: Blackburn road Address:

Name: John Heap Occupation: farmer Address: Holt Farm Tottleworth Road

Name: Mrs. Nanny Heap Occupation: 121 High street Address:

Name: Alexander Henry Occupation: engineer (j.) Address: 10 Chapel Street

Name: John Heys Occupation: cotton manufacturer;h. West view Address: Spring mill Spring Street

Name: Mrs. Susannah Heys Occupation: High street Address:

Name: Mrs. Ann Hindle Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 21 Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Hindle Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Clarke Street

Name: James Hodgson Occupation: greengrocer Address: 146 High Street

Name: John N. Hopwood Occupation: wheelwright and carting agent Address: Railway Station Station Road

Name: John Hothersall Occupation: overlooker Address: 17 George Street

Name: William Howson Occupation: farmer Address: Side beet Side Beet Lane

Name: Caleb Hoyle Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 23 Henry Street

Name: John Ingham Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 11 Hermitage Street

Name: James Edward Ingham Occupation: tailor and draper Address: 11 Hermitage Street

Name: George Johnson Occupation: paper maker (j.) Address: 89 High Street

Name: Rev William W. Jones Occupation: curate of St. Peter's Address: High Street

Name: George Kinder Occupation: farmer Address: Cutt Farm Cutt Lane

Name: John Kinder Occupation: farmer Address: Hen moss Farm

Name: James Knowles Occupation: joiner and builder. h. Hermitage Street Address: Holt Street

Name: Thomas Knowles Occupation: farmer Address: Willaces

Name: Thomas Lancaster Occupation: weaver Address: 11 George Street

Name: Nathan Leigh Occupation: farmer Address: Side beet Side Beet Lane

Name: Thomas Lightbown Occupation: drysalter Address: 20 Hermitage Street

Name: Jasper I. Helm Occupation: clerk; Local Board Office Address:

Name: Lord Haworth Occupation: farmer Address: Lower Cunliffe Farm Cutt Lane

Name: Mrs. Sarah Lowe Occupation: 95 High Street Address:

Name: Joseph Marshall Occupation: overlooker Address: 32 Hermitage Street

Name: John Mawdsley Occupation: farmer Address: Eachill Farm Eachill Road

Name: Alfred Mclntosh Occupation: overlooker Address: Company Street

Name: John Woodruff Occupation: Secretary Address: Mechanics' Institution Walmsley Street

Name: John Mercer Occupation: vict Address: Walmsley Arms, 51 High Street

Name: Mrs. Margaret Mercer Occupation: butcher Address: 42 High Street

Name: Charles Bowen Occupation: Methodist Free Church school (mixed and infants) ; Address:

Name: Mrs. Elizabeth Morshead Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 21 Henry Street

Name: Philip E. Holden Occupation: Mixed Address: National school (mixed) Harwood Road

Name: Charles Naylor Occupation: boot and shoe maker Address: 66 High Street

Name: (Noble & Olive) Edward Noble Occupation: stonemason and contractor, quarry owner, etc., Address: 49 Spring Street

Name: John Noble Occupation: Stonemason (j.) Address: 69 Hermitage Street

Name: Joseph Noble Occupation: gas and water rates collector Address: 2 Mary Street

Name: Noble & Olive Occupation: brick and tile manufacturers Address: Holt works Tottleworth Road

Name: Mark Noble Occupation: grocer Address: 150 High Street

Name: Thomas Noble Occupation: grocer Address: 12 Walmsley Street

Name: Henry Norman Occupation: confectioner Address: 4 High Street

Name: William Oldham Occupation: tailor and draper Address: 11 Walmsley Street

Name: (Noble and Olive) Adam Olive Occupation: Address: 28 Clerk street

Name: George Ormerod Occupation: furniture dealer Address: 21 High Street

Name: Christopher Parker Occupation: assistant overseer Address: 9 Hermitage Street

Name: Henry Parkin Occupation: chimney sweeper Address: 6 Haworth Street

Name: John Patchett Occupation: L.R.C.P. surgeon Address: High Street

Name: Peebles & Son Occupation: paper manufacturers; Thomas Foster, manager Address: Rishton Paper Mill Hermitage Street

Name: John Pickup Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 12 High Street

Name: Peter Wright Pickup Occupation: colliery proprietor; Rishton colliery; h. Blackburn Address:

Name: Mrs. Ann Pilkington Occupation: dressmaker Address: 57 High Street

Name: Jacob Place Occupation: weaver Address: 25 George Street

Name: Henry Pomfret Occupation: colliery viewer Address: Henry Street

Name: Prior Rev. Alfred S. Occupation: B.D. Vicar Address: The Vicarage

Name: James Procter Occupation: clogger Address: 63 High Street

Name: James Radcliffe Occupation: overlooker Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Richmond Occupation: farmer Address: Whitebirk

Name: James Riley Occupation: hatter Address: 43 High Street

Name: Eccles Grime Occupation: manager; grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Hermitage Street

Name: C. Scaife Occupation: manager; cotton spinners and manufacturers Address: Rishton Victoria Cotton Mill Company Limited Parker Street

Name: Benjamin Robinson Occupation: watchman Address: 21 George Street

Name: Nicholas Rushton Occupation: grocer Address: 76 Hermitage Street

Name: Fred Scaife Occupation: manager Address: 40 Hermitage Street

Name: Cyrus Scaife Occupation: manager Address: Victoria villas

Name: James Scaife Occupation: manager Address: 33 Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Seed Occupation: victuallers and farmer Address: Roebuck Inn High Street

Name: Jacob Sharples Occupation: butcher Address: 38 High Street

Name: Thomas Sharples Occupation: overlooker Address: 13 George Street

Name: James Shaw Occupation: overlooker Address: 19 Hermitage Street

Name: Mrs. Elizabeth Shutt Occupation: Address: 26 Hermitage Street

Name: John Shuttleworth Occupation: tripe dealer Address: 6 Hermitage Street

Name: Mr. John Slater Occupation: 1 Chapel Street Address:

Name: John Slater Occupation: manager Address: 1 Holt Street

Name: David Abner Slater Occupation: printer Address: Edward Street

Name: Bernard Smith Occupation: grocer and draper Address: 13 High Street

Name: Mrs. Ellen Smith Occupation: 100 High Street Address:

Name: James Smith Occupation: fishmonger Address: 32 High Street

Name: Mary Smith Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 7 Walmsley Street

Name: Thomas Smith Occupation: tailor and draper Address: 5 High Street

Name: Thomas Smith Occupation: cloth looker Address: 98 High Street

Name: William Smith Occupation: weaver Address: 27 George Street

Name: John Snape Occupation: confectioner Address: 34 High Street

Name: David Sowerbutts Occupation: butcher Address: 30 High Street

Name: Hindle Sutcliffe Occupation: canal bank ranger Address: 2 High Street

Name: J. & W. Swarbrick Occupation: fire and common brick makers Address: Rishton works

Name: James Talbot Occupation: loomer Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Robert Talbot Occupation: farmer Address: Mickle hey

Name: Mrs. Alice Tattersall Occupation: Hermitage st. Address:

Name: James Tattersall Occupation: tape sizer Address: 2 Walmsley Street

Name: John Taylor Occupation: stationer and postmaster Address: 9 High Street

Name: Thomas James Taylor Occupation: Chemical manufacturer Address: Eagle Works; h. High Street

Name: Thomas Taylor Occupation: grocer and temperance hotel Address: 49 High Street

Name: John Taylor Occupation: cashier Address: 10 Hermitage Street

Name: John Tomlinson Occupation: farmer Address: Mickle Hey Farm

Name: Richard Trengrove Occupation: gardener Address: High Street

Name: James Turner Occupation: milliner and draper Address: 117 High Street

Name: Miss Margaret Unsworth Occupation: dressmaker Address: 8 High Street

Name: Jesse Varley Occupation: shoemaker and clogger Address: 16 Hermitage Street

Name: Mr. Henry Walmsley Occupation: Address: 2 Derby Street

Name: Henry Walmsley Occupation: confectioner Address: 6 High Street

Name: William Walmsley Occupation: overlooker Address: 28 Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Ward Occupation: lamp and oil dealer Address: 74 High Street

Name: Joseph Marshall Occupation: mixed Address: Wesleyan schools High Street

Name: Elizabeth Whalley Occupation: 3 George Street. Address:

Name: Abraham Whittaker Occupation: plumber, glazier and gasfitter Address: Henry Street

Name: James Whittaker Occupation: bay and straw dealer Address: Stanley House

Name: Richard Aaron Whittaker Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 18 Haworth Street

Name: John Whittaker Occupation: overlooker Address: 48 Hermitage Street

Name: Joshua & Sons Whitehead Occupation: iron and brass founders Address: Spring foundry Spring Street

Name: Peter Whitehead Occupation: wheelwright & blacksmith Address: 3 Spring Street

Name: Charles Winterbottom Occupation: stonemason and contractor Address: Spring Street

Name: John Winterbottom Occupation: baker Address: 52 High Street

Name: Charles Wolstenholme Occupation: stonemason and contractors Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Hindle Wolstenholme Occupation: newsagent and confectioner Address: 57 High Street

Name: Mrs. Mary Wolstenholme Occupation: 39 High Street. Address:

Name: Joseph Young Occupation: assurance agent Address: 62 Hermitage Street

Name: Occupation: Address:

Name: Peter William Allen Occupation: stationmaster and goods agent; L. & Y. R. Co. Carriers; Wednesdays and Saturdays. Address:

Name: Miss Tabitha J. Thomas Occupation: (infants) Address: National school Commercial Street

Name: Joseph Noble Occupation: secretary; grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Commercial Street and Hermitage Street;

Name: John Whittaker Occupation: secretary; cotton spinners and manufacturers Address: Rishton Victoria Cotton Mill Company Limited Parker Street

Name: Joseph Noble Occupation: secretary; grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Hermitage Street

Name: Eccles Grime Occupation: manager; grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Hermitage Street

Name: Joseph Noble Occupation: secretary; grocers, drapers, and boot and shoe dealers Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Commercial Street

Name: Miss Jane Ann Willoughby Occupation: Infants Address: Wesleyan schools High Street

Name: J. N. Hopwood Occupation: carting agent. Address:

Name: Thomas Cross Occupation: carting agent. , to Blackburn, Wednesdays and Saturdays Address: