Hereford Public Library
Local and Trade Directories
Post Office Directory
Trades and professions named in Clodock include:
Blacksmith: James Ricketts
Carpenter: John Cook, Thomas Cook, John Price
Innkeeper: William Farr, Cornewall Arms; Thomas Penery, New Inn
Miller: Richard Miles
Shopkeeper: Richard Miles, Mary Parry, John Pritchard
Vicar: Reverend Charles Probert
Wheelwright: William Farr
Mentions property called:
Cwmcoched [James Price]
An image of the full 1856 Post Office Directory entry for Clodock is given below.
Local farmers are named. The architecture of the church is described along with the area, population, geology and value of charity in the parish.
This directory is not comprehensive in its coverage of all farms and commercial premises in the parish at the time. Also, in the transcribed lists of properties that are named, spellings in the original have sometimes been amended to reflect more common usage. In case of doubt please refer to the image of the original entry.