Hereford Public Library
Local and Trade Directories
Post Office Directory
Trades and Professions named in Craswall include:
Beer retailer: George Evans [Firhill]
Carpenter: Charles Firman
Shoemaker: Henry Shipton [Firhill]
Shopkeeper: Ann Harris
Mentions property called:
Abbey Farm [John Beavan]
Fidlers [William Firkins]
White Oak [George Thomas]
An image of the 1856 Post Office Directory entry for Craswall is given below.
Local farmers are named. Includes the hamlet of Firhill. The architecture of the church is described. The population and geology of the area is given.
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.