Category: Historic Directories

February 5, 2012

Historic Directories of Crowle

This database contains more than 3000 entries from approximately 11 directories – The earliest is dated 1828. I hope to add to this over time as I get copies of more directories. The links below the directory names go to PDF scans of the pages relevant to Crowle. Year Directory  Number of Entries 1828 Pigot & Co. National Commercial Directory Pigot1828-Crowle 85 1835 Pigot & […]

January 1, 1970

Directory: Whites Gazeteer and directory of Lincolnshire 1842

CROWLE, a small market-town near the channel of the old river Don, 6 miles N.of Epworth, and 17 miles N. by W. of Gainsbro', increased its habitants from 1889, in 1831, to 2235 souls, in 1841, and has in its township about 6000 acres of land, including the hamlet of Ealand, 1 mile S.E.; Crowle Wharf, on the Stainforth and Keadby canal 1. 1/4 mile […]

January 1, 1970

Crowle 1856 Directory

Crowle 1856 Directory Crowle is a small but thriving market town,near the channel of the old river Don,6 miles N of Epworth increased its inhabitants from 1889 , in 1831 to 2548 souls in 1851 and has in its township about 6000 acres of land.including the hamlet of Ealand 1 mile SE, Crowle Wharf on the Stainforth & Keadby Canal 1 mile S of the […]

January 1, 1970

19th Century Directories of Crowle

This is an Index of Crowle residents and businesses listed in 19th Century Drectories. I have sorted the names alphabetically to help in identifying which directories a prticular person appears in. A B – Broth Brown – Butl C – Cou Cow – Cuth D E F G H I – J K L M N – O Pac – Post Potts – Pyc Q […]

January 1, 1970

Directory: Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848

Crowle (St. Oswald) CROWLE (St. Oswald), a parish, and formerly a market-town, in the union of Thorne, W. division of the wapentake of Manley, parts of Lindsey, county of Lincoln, 35 miles (N. N. W.) from Lincoln, and 164 (N. by W.) from London; containing, with the chapelry of Eastoft and hamlet of Ealand, 2544 inhabitants. The town is situated at the north-western extremity of […]