Post Office Directory (1849)

MOSBOROUGH is one mile from the church of Eckington. The Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists have each a chapel. There is also an Endowed school, the master of which receives £28 yearly, a good house and garden for teaching 15 free scholars.


Curr George, esq. Mosborough
Gilbert Mrs. Elizabeth, Mosborough
Rotherham Chas. esq. Mosborough Hall
Rotherham Mrs. Martha, Mosborough
Staniforth Mrs. Ann, Mosborough Moor
Swallow Richard, esq. Hill, Mosborough


Alton Joseph, farmer, Mosborough
Booth George, ‘Royal Oak’, wood hoop measure
maker, Mosborough
Bunting Thomas, farmer, Plumley
Cadman George, sickle manufacturer & maltster, Mosborough
Caterer George, farmer, Mosborough
Cooper Thomas, miller, Mosborough
Field Robert, farmer, Mosborough
Fox Elias, butcher, Mosborough
Fox Mrs. Mary, farmer, Mosborough
Galley John, ‘George & Dragon’, Mosborough
Gallay William, farmer & coal master, Mosborough
Havenhand Mrs. Maria, ‘Fitzwilliam
Arms’, Mosborough moor
Hayes John J. registrar of births &
deaths &  actuary to savings bank,
boy’s school and agent to the Military
Naval Insurance Co. Mosborough
Hudson George, farmer, Mosborough
Hutton Chas. shopkeeper, Mosborough
Hutton Thomas, farmer, Mosborough
Keeton David, farmer, Mosborough
Keeton Frederick, sickle manufacturer
& deputy registrar, Mosborough
Kirkby John, shoemaker, Mosborough
Lee Thomas, farmer, Mosborough
Lee William, carpenter, Mosborough
Lindley Robert, maltster, Holbrook
Mullins George, farmer, Mosborough
Oates Francis, farmer, Mosborough
Oates Joseph, farmer, Mosborough
Oxspring Henry, butcher, Mosborough
Parke Elliott, ‘Duke William’, Mosborough
Pearson Thomas, farmer, Mosborough
Peat James, tailor & beer retailer,
Revington Edwd. butcher, Mosborough
Riley John, farmer, Mosborough
Roberts George, farmer, Mosborough
Robinson John, Crown inn, Mosborough
Rose Benjamin, beer retailer & shoe-
maker, Mosborough
Rose George G. painter, Mosborough
Rose John, carpenter & farmer, Mosborough
Rose Joseph, blacksmith, Mosborough
Rose Thomas, farmer, Mosborough
Rotherham Saml. farmer, Mosborough
Slagg Harvey, farmer & maltster,
Staton Septimus, sickle manufacturer,
Storey John, cutler, Mosborough
Storey Thomas, farmer, Mosborough
Tickhill William, farmer, Mosborough
Turner Thos. shopkeeper, Mosborough
Turner William, sickle manufacturer, Mosborough
Unwin George, shopkeeper, Mosborough
Webster Geo. shoemaker, Mosborough
Webster Mrs. Mary, beer retailer, Mosborough
Wells, Joseph, coal master, Mosborough
Whiteley William, shopkeeper, Mosborough
Woodward John, shopkpr. Mosborough
Worrall Luke, coal master, Mosborough

Free, Mosborough, John J. Hayes, master.