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Library - Section J (Directories, etc.) (Ref: Library J 1-121)

E.R. Kelly, (ed.) The Post Office Directory of Durham and Northumberland with maps engraved expressly for the work, 1879 Kelly and Company, 1879


Kelly's Directory of Durham and Northumberland with new maps, 1890 Kelly and Company, 1890


Kelly's Directory of Durham with coloured map of the county, 1902 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1902


Kelly's Directory of Durham, 1910 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1910


Kelly's Directory of Durham with coloured map, 1914 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1914


Kelly's Directory of Durham with coloured map, 1921 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1921


A. Lindsay Kelly (ed.) Kelly's Directory of Durham and Northumberland (with coloured maps), 1925 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1925


Kelly's Directory of Durham and Northumberland (with coloured maps), 1929 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1929


Kelly's Directory of Durham and Northumberland (with coloured maps), 1934 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1934


Kelly's Directory of Durham and Northumberland (with coloured maps), 1938 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1938


William Parson and William White History, Directory and Gazetteer, of the counties of Durham and Northumberland, and the towns and counties of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and Berwick-upon-Tweed. Together with Richmond, Yarm, and the detached places appertaining to the bishopric and palatinate of Durham: including copious lists of the seats of nobility and gentry, and a variety of commercial, spiritual and statistical information. In two volumes. Illustrated by maps and tables, 1827 Volume 1 W. White and Company, 1827


William Parson and William White History, Directory and Gazetteer, of the counties of Durham and Northumberland, and the towns and counties of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and Berwick-upon-Tweed. Together with Richmond, Yarm, and the detached places appertaining to the bishopric and palatinate of Durham: including copious lists of the seats of nobility and gentry, and a variety of commercial, spiritual and statistical information. In two volumes. Illustrated by maps and tables, 1828 Volume 2 W. White and Company, 1828


Pigot's Durham Directory, 1829 1829


Pigot and Co.'s National Commercial directory for the counties of Durham, Northumberland and Yorkshire, 1834 Reprinted by Michael Winton, 1994


Slater's Durham Directory, 1855 1855


Slater's (Late Pigot and Company) Royal National Commercial Directory and Topography of the counties of Chester, Cumberland, Durham, Lancaster, Northumberland, Westmoreland and York comprising lists of the merchants, bankers, professional gentlemen, manufacturers and traders, in the above counties, also of the nobility, gentry and clergy; together with alphabetical lists of the inhabitants of the larger and more populous towns; with historical sketches of each county, town and village; an account of all conveyances by rail, road and water, connected with the different places, the postal regulations of each, and a variety of miscellaneous information. The bankers of the United Kingdom with their branches, and London houses of correspondence are appended to the directory. The work is embellished with beautiful county maps, and a large sheet map of England, upon which is laid down faithfully and conspicuously every line of railway, 1848. Isaac Slater, 1848


Kelly's Directory of Darlington and neighbourhood, 1974 Kelly's Directories, 1974


R. Ward and Sons Ward's directory, volume 2, 1891 - 1892: Includes: North Shields (part), South Shields, Harton, Marsden, Westoe, Jarrow, Hedworth, Monkton, Boldon, Castletown, Cleadon, Fulwell, Grange Town, New Seaham, North Hylton, Ryhope, Seaham Harbour, Silksworth, Southwick, Tunstall, Whitburn, Sunderland, Newcastle, Blaydon, Carr's Hill, Dunston, Low Fell, Felling, Felling Shore, Friars Goose, Hebburn, Hebburn Colliery, Heworth, Heworth Shore, Pelaw Main, Sheriff Hill / Gateshead Fell, Swalwell, Team, Windy Nook, Winlaton, Gateshead R. Ward and Sons, 1892


Kelly's Directory of Sunderland and Suburbs Second edition Kelly's and Company, 1887


Ward's Directory of Darlington, Hartlepool, West Hartlepool, Stockton, Thornaby, Middlesborough and their surrounding villages; accompanied by a town and county guide, almanac for 1899 and a commercial and family advertiser, 1898-9 R.Ward and Sons, 1898


Ward's Directory of Darlington, Hartlepool, West Hartlepool, Middlesborough, Stockton, Thornaby and their surrounding villages accompanied by a town and county guide, almanac for 1903, and a commercial and family advertiser, 1902-3 R.Ward and Sons, 1902


Ward's Directory of Darlington, Hartlepool, West Hartlepool, Middlesborough, Stockton, Thornaby, and their surrounding villages: accompanied by a town and county guide, almanac for 1905, gazetteer for Northumberland and Durham, and a commercial and family advertiser, 1904-5 R.Ward and Sons, 1904


Ward's Directory of Darlington, Hartlepool, West Hartlepool, Redcar and Coatham, Middlesborough, Stockton, Thornaby, and their surrounding villages: accompanied by a town and county guide, almanac for 1907, and a commercial and family advertiser, 1906-7 R.Ward and Sons, 1906


Ward's Directory, 1910-1911. Darlington, Hartlepool, W. Hartlepool, Redcar and Coatham, Middlesborough, Stockton and Thornaby, 1910-11 R.Ward and Sons, 1910


Ward's Directory of Darlington, Hartlepool, West Hartlepool, Middlesborough and Stockton, accompanied by a town and county guide, almanac for 1918 and a commercial and family advertiser, 1917-18 R.Ward and Sons, 1917


Ward's Directory of Redcar and Coatham with Dormanstown, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Middlesborough, with the villages Grangetown, PortClarence and South Bank: Stockton, with the villages of Billingham, Eaglescliffe, Egglescliffe, Haverton Hill and Yarm, and Thornaby, 1934-5 R. Ward and Sons, 1934


Ward's Directory of Sunderland, Wallsend, Gosforth, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Gateshead, and the adjacent villages to each; together with a town and county guide, calendar, and a commercial advertiser. Three engraved maps, 1933 R.Ward and Sons, 1933


Post Office Directory of Yorkshire, North and East Ridings; with maps engraved expressly for the work, and corrected at the time of publication, 1857 Kelly and Company, 1857


A.Lindsay Kelly, (ed.) Kelly's Directory of the North and East Ridings of Yorkshire (with the cities of York and Hull) with coloured maps of the two ridings and plans of the cities, 1925 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1925


Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmoreland (with coloured maps), 1934 Kelly's Directories Limited, 1934


T. Bulmer et al. History, Topography and Directory of Cumberland, comprising its history and archaeology; a general view of its physical and geological features; with separate historical and topographical descriptions of each town, parish, manor, and extra-parochial liberty. With a map prepared expressly for the work. T. Bulmer and Company, 1901


Frederic A. Youngs, Jr. Guide to the Local Administrative Units of England. I: Southern England , Volume1 Offices of the Royal Historical Society, University College, 1980


John Bartholomew The Survey Gazetter of the British Isles. Including summary of the 1951 census John Bartholomew and Son


J.B. Harley Ordnance Survey - a descriptive manual Southampton Ordnance Survey, 1975


Frank Smith A Genealogical Gazetteer of England. An Alphabetical Dictionary of Places with their location, ecclesiastical jurisdiction, population, and the date of the earliest entry in the registers of every ancient parish in England Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1968


The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales, adapted to the new poor-law, franchise, municipal and ecclesiastical arrangements, and compiled with a special reference to the lines of railroad and canal communication, as existing in 1840-44. Illustrated by a series of maps forming a complete county-atlas of England, and by four large maps of Wales. With an appendix containing the results in detail, of the census of 1841, Volume 1, A-D A. Fullarton and Company, 1846


The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales, adapted to the new poor-law, franchise, municipal and ecclesiastical arrangements, and compiled with a special reference to the lines of railroad and canal communication, as existing in 1840-44. Illustrated by a series of maps forming a complete county-atlas of England, and by four large maps of Wales. With an appendix containing the results in detail, of the census of 1841, Volume 2, E-K A. Fullarton and Company, 1845


The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales, adapted to the new poor-law, franchise, municipal and ecclesiastical arrangements, and compiled with a special reference to the lines of railroad and canal communication, as existing in 1840-44. Illustrated by a series of maps forming a complete county-atlas of England, and by four large maps of Wales. With an appendix containing the results in detail, of the census of 1841, Volume 3, L-Q 1845


The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales, adapted to the new poor-law, franchise, municipal and ecclesiastical arrangements, and compiled with a special reference to the lines of railroad and canal communication, as existing in 1840-44. Illustrated by a series of maps forming a complete county-atlas of England, and by four large maps of Wales. With an appendix containing the results in detail, of the census of 1841, Volume 4, R-Z A. Fullarton, 1845


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1846 George Walker Jr., 1846


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1847 George Walker Jr., 1847


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1848 George Walker Jr., 1848


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1849 George Walker Jr., 1849


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1850 George Walker Jr. 1850


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1851 George Walker Jr., 1851


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1852 George Walker, 1852


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1853 George Walker, 1853


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1854 George Walker, 1854


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1855 George Walker, 1855


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1856 George Walker, 1856


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1857 George Walker, 1857


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1858 George Walker, 1858


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1859 George Walker, 1859


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1860 George Walker, 1860


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1861 George Walker, 1861


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1862 George Walker, 1862


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1863 George Walker, 1863


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1864 George Walker, 1864


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1865 George Walker, 1865


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1866 George Walker, 1866


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1867 George Walker, 1867


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1868 George Walker, 1868


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1869 George Walker, 1869


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1870 George Walker, 1870


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1871 George Walker, 1871


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1872 George Walker, 1872


The Durham Directory and Almanac 1873


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1874 George Walker, 1874


The Durham Directory and Almanac 1875


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1876 George Walker, 1876


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1877 George Walker, 1877


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1878 George Walker, 1878


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1879 George Walker, 1879


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1880 George Walker, 1880


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1881 George Walker, 1881


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1882 George Walker, 1882


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1883 George Walker, 1883


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1884 George Walker, 1884


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1885 George Walker, 1885


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1886 George Walker, 1886


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1887 George Walker, 1887


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1888 George M. Watt and Company, 1887


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1889 George M. Watt and Company, 1888


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1890 George M. Watt and Company, 1889


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1891 George M. Watt and Company, 1890


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1892 George M. Watt and Company, 1891


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1893 George M. Watt and Company, 1892


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1894 George M. Watt and Company, 1893


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1895 George M. Watt and Company, 1894


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1896 George M. Watt and Company, 1895


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1897 George M. Watt and Company, 1896


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1898 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1897


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1899 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1899


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1900 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1899


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1901 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1900


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1902 Thomas Cladcleugh, 1901


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1903 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1902


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1904 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1903


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1905 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1904


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1906 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1905


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1907 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1906


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1908 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1908


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1909 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1909


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1910 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1910


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1911 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1911


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1912 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1912


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1913 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1913


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1914 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1914


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1915 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1915


The Durham Directory and Almanack for 1916 Thomas Caldcleugh, 1916


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1931. Tenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1930


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1932. Eleventh Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1932


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1933. Twelfth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1933


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1934. Thirteenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1934


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1935. Fourteenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1935


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1936. Fifteenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1936


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1937. Sixteenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1937


Durham City Year Book, Business Directory and Diary for 1939. Eighteenth Year of Issue The Durham County Advertiser and General Printing Company, Limited, 1938


Durham and District Year Book and Business Directory, 1951 The Durham County Press, Limited, 1950


Durham and District Year Book and Business Directory 1952 - 1953 The Durham County Press, Limited, 1952


J.G. Bartholomew The Survey Gazetteer of the British Isles: Topographical, statistical and commercial Compiled from the 1901 census and the latest official returns


George Philip, (ed.) Philips' Modern School Atlas of Comparative Geography. A series of 80 coloured plates, containing 142 maps and diagrams, with introduction and complete index. George Philip and Son, Limited, 1913


Harold Fullard (ed.) Philips' Modern School Atlas George Philip and Son, Limited, 1978


Westermann Grosser Atlas zur Weltgeschichte Georg Westermann Verlag, 1956


Ordnance Survey of Great Britain. England and Wales. Indexes to the 1/2500 and 6-inch scale maps David Archer, 1991


Frederic A. Youngs, Jr. Guide to the Local Administrative Units of England. II. Northern England Offices of the Royal Historical Society, University College London, 1991


Sunderland Directory Trades and Streets, 1963 Universal Publications, 1964


F. Dunn The ancient parishes, townships and chapelries of Cheshire Cheshire Record Office [shelved in County Archivist's room]


An Historical Atlas of County Durham Durham County Local History Society, 1992


Richard Oliver Ordnance Survey Maps - a concise guide for historians The Charles Close Society, 1993


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 1: Aaron End - Chartley-Holme A. Fullerton & Co., c.1870
View Library J 103/1 physical details


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 2: Chart - Grasmere A. Fullerton & Co., c.1870
View Library J 103/2 physical details


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 3: Grasmoor - Lees A. Fullerton & Co., c.1870
View Library J 103/3 physical details


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 4: Leescourt - Mounton A. Fullerton & Co., c.1870
View Library J 103/4 physical details


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 5: Mount-Pellon - Sheffield A. Fullerton & Co., 1870
View Library J 103/5 physical details


John Marius Wilson The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, volume 6: Sheffield - Zouch A. Fullerton & Co., 1872
View Library J 103/6 physical details


Samuel Lewis A topographical dictionary of England S. Lewis and Co., 1831 [fiche no.14 containing p.292-451 not deposited]
View Library J 104 physical details


Slater's Durham Directory, 1854 [There is also a microfiche copy: M85/1.]


Bernard W. Kelly Historical Notes on English Catholic Missions Kegan Paul, Trench, Truebner and Company, Limited, 1907


Hagar and Company's Directory of the County of Durham. Containing an alphabetical list of the gentry, merchants, manufacturers, professions, trades, et cetera, and separate historical, statistical, and topographical descriptions of the towns, parishes, chapelries, villages, townships, hamlets, manors, liberties and unions; their population, according to the census of 1851; trade and commerce, markets and fairs; agricultural and mineral productions; members of parliament; magistrates; corporations, and their officers; post office, with the time of arrival and departure of mails; bankers; places of worship, with the ministers and time of service; public and charitable institutions; schools; coaches; omnibuses; carriers, et cetera, et cetera. Hagar and Company, 1851


T. Whellan et al. Directory and Topography of the County of Durham, with Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and other neighbouring towns, et cetera. T. Whellan and Company, 1865


A Physical Land Classification of Northumberland, Durham and Part of the North Riding of Yorkshire The North East Development Association, 1950


Carol Yellowley A Street Index to the Parishes of Sunderland, Bishopwearmouth and Monkwearmouth, 1912 1996


Francesca Franchi (editor) Directory of performing arts resources (3rd edition) Society for Theatre research and the Theatre Museum, London, 1998


D.G. Harris Extracts from Bailey's Northern Directory for the year 1781 (relating to Northumberland, Durham, Cumberland, Westmorland and the North Riding) D.G. Harris, 1998


Robert Blatchford and Geoffrey Heslop The Genealogical Services Directory, 1998 [second edition, revised] GR specialist Information Services, 1998


J.B. Hartley and C.W. Phillips The Historian's Guide to Ordnance Survey Maps, reprinted from "The Amateur Historian" with additional material The National Council of Social Service for The Standing Conference for Local History, 1964


Roger Hellyer Ordnance Survey small scale maps indexes: 1801 - 1998 David Archer, 1999


Directory for the year 1801, of the town and County of Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead and places adjacent Original Indexes reprint, 2002


Municipal Year Book & Public Services Directory 2010 Volume 1: Local Authorities A-R Hemming Group Ltd, 2009


Municipal Year Book & Public Services Directory 2010 Volume 2: Local Authorities S-Z & General Information Hemming Group Ltd, 2009


Kelly's Directory of the North and East Ridings of Yorkshire (with the cities of York and Hull) with coloured maps of the two ridings and plans of the cities, 1937 Kelly's Directories Ltd, 1937