West Lulworth

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Kelly’s Directory - 1923

Post, M. O. & T. Office - Henry Joseph Chaffey, sub-postmaster, letters through Wareham

Coastguard Station, Alfred James Sleep, chief officer, & 7 men

Shipwrecked Fishermen & Mariners’ Royal Benevolent Society, Hon. Representative, A. J. Sleep, P.W. Signal Station

Elementary School (mixed), built in 1862, with residence for mistress adjoining, for 80 children, Miss Barton, mistress

Carrier - Walter Chaffey, to Dorchester, sat & Wareham, thurs

From April until October a series of steamers runs from Weymouth to Lulworth every wed & sat, also from Bournemouth

Budden, John Oakley, Burngate

Druce, Hubert A, Gatton Cottage

Fripp, Sir Alfred Downing KCVO CB MB FRCS, Bindon Waters

Gladstone, W B, Britwell

Hervey, Rev A C, MA, Grafton Ho

Loder, Miss, St. Margarets

Mansfield, Merton J, Graybank

Neel, Louis A, Byways

Powell, Rev. Arthur Herbert, LLD MA (Vicar), Vicarage

Robson, Col. Hy Denne, JP, Oswald

Roe, Mrs, The Linches

Wilton, Mrs, St. Patricks


Anderson, Maurice Clare Biclefeld, MRCS Eng LRCP Lond (attends mon, thurs & sat)

Bagg, Chas, aparts, Sunnyside villa

Budden, John Oakley, Farmer, Burngate farm [150 acres or over]

Carter, Henry John, apartments, Churchfield house

CASTLE INN (Ernest Harvell, proprietor), commercial & family hotel; motor garage & cars for hire

Chaffey, John, coal dealer

Chaffey, Walter, carrier

COVE HOTEL & RESTAURANT (P W Ennis, proprietor), first-class hotel; restaurant to accommodate 200 persons, cars for hire

Dorey, Joseph, builder, 3 Sunnyside

Ennis, Patrick W, Cove hotel

Hannah & Holland, apartments, Rose cottage & Westfield

Hardy, Frederick, blacksmith

Harvell, Ernest, Castle inn

Harvell, John, carpenter & wheelwright

Hazard (The), restaurant (Mrs Vaughan-Lewis & Mrs Randall, proprietors)

Hyde, Albert E, motor proprietor

Ironsides, Wm. W, farmer, West Down

Miller, Edward, aparts, 4 Sunnyside

Miller, Nathanl (Mrs), refreshmts rm

Newbury, Lilly (Miss), apartments, 5 Sunnyside

Nichols, John Henry, butcher

O’Hare, Hugh G, stationer

Randall, Edward Jas, provision mer

Rousell, Jn, aparts, Doverton cottage

Shutler, Richard, farmer

Stockley, Albert F, baker

Thompson, Hy, builder, Sycamore vil

West Lulworth Working Mens Conservative Club

Williams, Ellen (Miss), dress maker

Williams, Fredk, aparts, 2 Sunnyside

Williams, James (Mrs), apartments, Cove cottage

Williams, Robert, apartments

Williams, Wm, aparts, Redcliffe villa

Yeates, Thomas, farmer, Hambury