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Margate Local History: Directories





The Universal British Directory of Trade, Commerce, and Manufacture, comprehending lists of the inhabitants of London, Westminster, and Borough of Southward; and of all the Cities, Towns, and principal Villages, in England and Wales; with the Mails, and other Coaches, Stage-Wagons, Hoys, Packets, and Trading Vessels. …Together with an historical detail of the antiquities, curiosities, trade, polity, and manufactures, of each City, Town, and Village. The whole comprising a fund of useful and important information, equally interesting to the Nobleman, the Gentleman, and Man of Business.
London. Printed for the Patentees, and sold by Champanye and Whitrow 1791


Holden’s Annual London and Country Directory, of the United Kingdoms, and Wales, in three volumes, for the Year 1811. Third volume.


Pigot and Co. Directory for Kent 1823


Pigot and Co. Directory for Kent 1826


Pigot and Co. Directory for Kent 1832-34


The Watering Places of Great Britain and Fashionable Directory
Joseph Robins, 1833


Pigot and Co.'s National and Commercial Directory and Topography of the County of Kent, James Pigot & Co: Manchester


Bagshaw S., History, Gazetteer and Directory of the Count of Kent


Isle of Thanet Directory: giving a complete alphabetical list of all the principal inhabitants in the towns.
London: Published by J. Williams; Sold by the principal booksellers in the Isle of Thanet; also by Simpkin and Co., and Sherwood and Co.  June 1849.
Price to Subscribers, 6s; Non-subscribers, 7s.


Post Office Directory Kent


Post Office Directory Kent


Melville & Co.’s Directory and Gazetteer of Kent containing a descriptive account of each city, town, and village, followed by a directory.
Price, to Non-subscribers, 15s.
London: Printed for the Proprietors, by W. H. Collingridge, City Press, Long Lane, E. C.


Bear’s Postal Directory for Margate, Ramsgate, St. Lawrence, Broadstairs, and St. Peter’s;  containing alphabetically the names of Tenants, both Private and Commercial, with numerous advertisements.
Ramsgate. Published by J. Bear, and sold by all Booksellers. Printed by Alfred Boot, Dockhead, London.


Isle of Thanet Directory and Guide for 1883-4
Hutchings & Crowsley Ltd.


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