ACLE is a village, 11 miles east of Norwich, and 8 miles west by north of Yarmouth. The parish comprises an area of 3165 acres, and the Population in 1841 was 864. Post Office, at Sarah Browne's. Norwich, London, &c. letters, delivered at 8.30 a.m. and despatched at 4.40 p.m. Yarmouth, &c. letters, delivered at 4.30 p.m. and despatched at 9 a.m.
Baker Mr. Benjamin Heath Bailey William glover Bensley Wm. painter, glazier, &c. Birt William tailor and draper Boardman George boarding school Bond George 'Acle Bridge Inn' Boyce Daniel painter, glazier, &c. Crow Sarah confectioner Church Jas. O.C. druggist Church John shoemaker Cufaude Henry surgeon & registrar for Walsham district Dawson Thomas wheeler Drake Lieut. Spencer, R.N. Dunt James tailor and grocer Dunt Mr. Adam England George 'Queen's Head' England Robert shoemaker Farrance George bricklayer Fowler James 'King's Head' Fowler John joiner Gales Daniel wherry owner Garwood Benjamin vety. surgeon Gooch William blacksmith Hardy John shoemaker Hart Mr. Charles Holmes John carrier Hunn James 'Hermitage' Hunn Jos. beer retailer Jay Jos. S. surgeon Jex Starling grocer and draper Knights William grocer and draper Leeder Richard hair dresser Lemmon Thos. J. coach painter Maddle Mr. George Money John basket maker Moore Edmund grocer and joiner Newton Phillis national school Olley William shoemaker Porter William wherry owner Porter William, jun. butcher Randell Henry K. surgeon Riches John W. vety. surgeon Riches Mr. Henry J. Robins Rev. Wm. M.A. Russell Robert blacksmith Shingles Mary ladies' school Slipper Mrs. Mary Spendlove Robert saddler Sword Thomas agent to the Norwich Union (F. & L.) Thompson John watch maker Ward Robert miller & maltster Warns John baker White Samuel watch maker Wilkin James butcher Whittingham Thos. national school Farmers. Curtis Joseph Riches Henry John Daniels Rebecca Sparrow William Fowler William Squires Mary Harrison William Tills Charles Newson James Wigg George Newton Richard
CARRIERS to Norwich, Holmes, W. & S. 6 morn.; also Ward, S. 7 morn.
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