School Attendance Committee.

Meets at the Union Workhouse, Madron, on every sixth thursday throughout the year at 11.30 a.m.

Clerk, Thomas Henry Cornish, Parade street, Penzance

Attendance Officer, Edward White, Pendeen, St. Just

Public Officers.

Certifying Factory Surgeon, George Bown Millett L.R.C.P.Edin. 19 Chapel street

Chief Officer of the Coast Guard, James Conybear, The Cliff

Clerk to the Penzance Burial Board, John Batten Cornish, Parade street

Clerk to the Commissioners of Assessed & Property Tax, Francis Trounson, Lanoweth road

Clerk to the Highway Board of the District of Camborne, Thomas Henry Cornish, Parade street

Collector of Taxes, Stephen Cara, Chapel street

Collector of Market Tolls, James Jones, 4 Alverton terrace

Coroner for the Western Division of the County, George Pascoe Grenfell, 16 Alverton street; deputy, George Ley Bodilly, Alverton Street buildings

Inland Revenue Officer, John Houribane, Quay

Lessee of Market Tolls, James Bickle Sanders, 3 Penrose ter

Lessee of Pier Dues, Wm. Herbert Percy, Harbour office, Quay

Harbour Master, John Morrish, Harbour office, Quay

Market Beadle, John Casley, 35 Adelaide street

Receiver of Wreck, Fredk. Wm. Bune, Custom house, Quay

Sub-Commissioners of Pilotage, Frederick William Bune, Edward Alvern Bolitho, Harry Thomas Reading & Thomas King

Sheriff’s Officer, Thomas Cock, 7 North parade

Sub-Division Clerk to the Deputy Lieutenancy for East & West Penwith, Henry Sewell Stokes, Bodmin

Assistant Overseer, Barnes Richards, 54 & 55 Causeway head

Vestry Clerk of St. Mary, Edward Crocker Scobey, 9 Regent terrace

Places of Worship, with times of services.

St. John the Baptist Church, Trewartha terrace, Rev. Edwd. Townend M.A. vicar; Rev. Alexander Sharpe B.A. & Rev. Alexander B. Macfarlane, curates; 8 & 11 a.m. & 3 & 6.30 p.m.; daily, 8 & 8.30 a.m. & fri. 5.30 p.m

St. Mary’s Church, Chapel street, Rev. John Prebendary Philip Hedgeland M.A. vicar; Revs. Samuel Isaac Hertzberg & Stephen Woodhouse, curates; 8 & 11 a.m. & 3 & 6 p.m.; daily, 10 a.m. except wednesdays & thursdays

St. Paul’s, Clarence street, Rev. Jedediah John Hunt, vicar; 8 & 11 a.m. & 6.30 p.m.; tues 7.30 p.m

Immaculate Conception, Catholic, Rosevean road, Very Rev. Thomas Nicholas Courtenay D.D. priest; holy communion 8.30 a.m.; mass, 11 a.m. & vespers & benediction, 6.30 p.m.; daily mass, 8 a.m.; holidays of obligation, mass, 8 a.m. & benediction, 7.30 p.m

Synagogue, New street, Rev. Michal Leinkram; fri. sunset; sat. 9 a.m

Baptist, Clarence street, Rev. Thomas Gardiner; 11 a.m. & 6 p.m.; wed. 7.15 p.m

Bethel, Battery square, 6 p.m.; wed. 7.15 p.m

Bible Christian, High street; Rev. Jabez Drew & Rev. Dickory Rounsefell; 10.45 a.m. & 6 p.m.; wed. 7.15 p.m

Congregational, Market Jew street, Rev. Charles Wickham; 11 a.m. & 6 p.m.; wed. 7.15 p.m

Methodist New Connexion, Abbey street; 11 a.m. & 6 p.m.; tues. 7.45 p.m

Primitive Methodist, Mount street, Rev. Samuel Bryant; 10.45 a.m. & 6 p.m.; wed. 7 p.m

United Methodist Free Church, Parade street, Rev. Joseph Kirsop; 10.45 a.m. & 6 p.m.; tues. 7.15 p.m

Wesleyan, Chapel st. Rev. Jsph. Cranswick, Rev. Geo. Hooper & Rev. Chas Rose; 10.30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; tues. 7.15 p.m


Grammar, Market place, founded in 1789: it has a small endowment bequeathed by Sir Humphry Davy & there are two free scholars; Rev. Trimer Bennett, master

Mining & Science Schools, School of Art buildings, Morrab road, Richard Pearce Couch, hon. sec.; Harry Cavendish A.R.S.M.Lond. principal; Philip Corin M.I.M.E. George F. Gasson, William H. Barrett, George H. Guy & Henry Williams (medallist), masters

School of Art, Morrab road, Henry Malcolm Geoffroi, head master; Henry Geoffroi, assistant master; Richard Pearce Couch, hon. sec

St. Mary’s National (boys), Queen street, built in 1871, for 270; average attendance, 311; Jn. Chas. E. Taylor, master

National (girls & infants), Abbey street, built in 1836 for 160 girls & 160 infants; average attendance, 113 girls & 146 infants; Miss Dunstan Richards, girls mistress; Miss Carrie Searle, infants’ mistress

Elizabeth (St. Paul’s), Taroveor road, built in 1876 & enlarged 1884, for 420 children; average attendance, 173 girls & 256 infants; Miss Elizabeth Culyer,mistress; Miss Eliza Frances Culyer, infants’ mistress; Miss Kate Short, assistant mistress

Wesleyan Day (mixed & infants), Chapel street, built in 1865, for 354 boys & girls & 134 infants; average attendance, 320 boys & girls & 120 infants; William Henry Barrett, master; Jos. Bruce Wright & William Harris Humphreys, assistant masters; Miss Marianne Clemens, Miss Maude Mary Wallis & Jane Caulls, assistant mistresses; Miss Mary Morgan, infants’ mistress; Miss Jane Eddy, assistant infants’ mistress

Catholic (mixed), St. Mary’s street, near church of Immaculate Conception, erected 1893, at a cost of £1,100, for 111 children; average attendance, 55; Miss Ellen Carr, mist


Cornishman, Parade street; Cornishman Newspaper Co. Limited, publishers; published every thurs. & sat.; A. C. Wildman, manager. See advertisement

Cornish Telegraph, 16 Chapel street; published every wed. for thurs; & Evening Tidings, published daily, except wed.; Cornish Telegraph Co. Lim. publishers. See advt


Railway Station, Market Jew street, John Peach, divisional superintendent; William Blair, station master

Great Western Railway (receiving office), Old Post office, Market place; J. C. Wall, agent

Midland Railway (inquiry office), 50 Market Jew street; Thomas Maddern, agent


Omnibuses (from Market Jew street) to:—

Ashtown—Rosewarne, thurs. 6 p.m

Breage—Beckerleg, tues. & thurs. 5 p.m

Camborne & Crowlas—Clemo, daily, 5 p.m

Germoe—Paull, mon. tues. thurs. & sat. 5 p.m

Goldsithney—Williams, daily; market days, 6 p.m.; other days, 5 p.m.; Berryman, tues. thurs. & sat. 6 p.m

Gurnard’s Head—Warren & Champion daily during season

Hayle—See Camborne

Helston—James, daily, 4.20 p.m.; Reynolds, daily, 4 p.m.; Osborne, daily, 9 & 11 a.m

Land’s End—Coombe, daily (post office), 9 a.m.; Trewhella, tues. thurs. & sat (First & Last inn) 6.30 p.m

Leedstown—Berryman, tues. thurs. & sat. 6 p.m.; & James, thurs. 6 p.m.

Logan Rock—Coombe, daily (Post office), 9 a.m

Marazion—See Helston

Porthcurnow—See Logan Rock

Porth Leven—Wills, mon. tues. & thurs. 5 p.m

Redruth—Clemo, daily, 5 p.m

Relubbus (St. Hilary)—Williams, daily; market days at 6 p.m.; other days, 5 p.m

St. Buryan—Thomas[Trewhella?], tues. thurs. & sat. (First & Last inn), 6.30 p.m.; & Coombe (Post office), daily, 9 a.m

St. Just—Eddy (mail), twice daily, 10.30 a.m. & 1, 6 & 9 p.m.; Thomas, daily, 11.30 a.m. & 4, 6.30 & 7.30 p.m

Sennen—Trewhella, tues. thurs. & sat. 6.30 p.m.; & Coombe, daily (Post office), 9 a.m

Townsend—Berryman, tues. thurs. & sat 6 p.m

Treen—See Logan Rock

Water Conveyance.

Scilly Isles—West Cornwall Steam Ship Co. John Banfield, manager; office, 6 North parade; steamers leave Scilly in January, February, March & April on tues. thurs. & sat.; returning from Penzance, mon. wed. & fri; May, June daily; July, August & September, leave Scilly, mon. tues. thurs. & fri.; returning from Penzance, tues. wed. fri. & sat.; October, November & December, from Scilly, mon. & thurs.; returning, wed. & sat

Boskenna Bay, Mounts Bay & Carbis Bay Steam Ships, Francis Banfield & Sons, managers, 6 North parade

In July, August & September marine excursions from Penzance to places of interest on the north & south coast of Cornwall

Little Western Steamship Co. George Bazelly & Sons, agents; steamers leave Penzance for Bristol every wed. & for Plymouth, Torquay & London every mon


Adam John, Dunedin, Alexandra road

Adson George Edmund, 2 Norton ter

Amore Arthur, 12 Rosevean road

Andrews Samuel Thomas, Treleigh, Redinnick

Arbery Mrs. 17A, North parade

Ash James Edwin, 3 Alma terrace

Ash James Wilton, jun. 21 Alma terrace

Ash Miss, 3 Alma terrace

Backhouse Mrs. Bellair, Alverton

Badgery William, 6 Clarence street

Bailey William, 18 Regent terrace

Baird Charles, 1 Regent terrace

Ball Francis, 11 Regent square

Banfield John, 4 Morrab road

Barrett William Henry, 9 Tolver place

Barwis Mrs. 29 Chapel street

Bassett William, 5 Clarence street

Bath Richard, 3 Alexander terrace

Bazeley George Paul, 17 Regen ter

Bazeley Mrs. Penare, Lescudjack

Bazeley William James, The Cliff

Beare Joseph, 16 Tolver road

Beare Joseph Samuel, 14 Chapel street

Beckerleg Arthur James, 7 St. Mary’s st

Beckerleg John Francis, 19 Alma ter

Beckerleg Thomas, 7 Tolver road

Beckerleg William, 4 Lanoweth terrace

Bedford Miss, 2 Clarence place

Bell Mrs. 37 Bay View terrace

Bellringer Frank Robyns, 10 Alverton ter

Bellringer Miss, 10 Alverton terrace

Bennett Rev. Trimer (head master of Grammar school), 8 St. Mary’s ter

Bennett William Dicker, 18 Tolver pl

Bennett William Shepheard, 9 Morrab rd

Bennetts James Henry, 2 Trewartha ter

Berryman William, 19 Morrab road

Berryman Wm. Henry, 8 Coulson’s ter

Beskeen James, Trewithen road

Bettany William, 10 Chapel street

Bischofswerder Morris, 8 Cornwall ter

Bishop Thomas, 8 Alma terr[r]ace

Blackmore William, 8 Morrab road

Blight Miss, 38 Bay View terrace

Bluett Mrs. 5 Penlee View ter. Redinnick

Boase Edward, Pentrea, Alexandra road

Boase Richard Davey, 5 Morrab road

Boddington Henry, 5 Marine terrace

Bodilly Arthur, 22 North parade

Bodilly George Ley, Alverne Hay, Alvertn

Bodilly Miss, West lodge, Alverton

Bodilly Ralph Hacker, West ldg. Alvrtn

Bodilly Thomas Hacker, Alverton cot

Bolitho Commander Edward Alverne R.N. Laregan

Bolitho Richard Foster Ponsandane

Bolitho Thomas Robins B.A., J.P., D.L. Penalverne

Bolitho William, Polwithen

Bolitho William, jun. J.P. Ponsandane

Bolitho Wm. Edwd. Thos. J.P. Pendrea

Bolton James, 22 Clarence street

Bond John, Lanoweth road

Borlase Vice-Admiral John C.B. Alverton Vean

Borlase Walter Henry, Alverton house

Bosence Charles, 59 Belgravia street

Bosence Mrs. 2 East ter. Market Jew st

Bosence Mrs. Warwick house, Morrab pl

Boston William, 9 Alma terrace

Bosustow Miss, 7 Clarence street

Bosustow Misses, 14 North parade

Bosustow Mrs. 2 St. Mary’s terrace

Bowden Matthew, 4 Trewartha terrace

Boyns Mrs. 20 St. Mary's terrace

Branch George, 10 South terrace

Branwell Charles, 3 South parade

Branwell John, Penlee, Redinnick

Branwell Jn. Rchds. Penlee, Trewithen rd

Branwell Miss, 1 North parade

Branwell Robert, jun. 4 South parade

Branwell Robert Matthews, Redinnick house, Redinnick

Branwell Thos. Richards, 4 North par

Brenchley Henry, 4 Marine terrace

Bridge John, 6 Norton place

Bridle William Henry, 2 Tolver road

Brock John, 75 St. James’ street

Brokenshire Mrs. 7 Albert terrace

Brown John, 2 St. Mary’s place

Brown Robert, 33 bay View terrace

Browne Miss, 2 St. Michael’s terrace

Bryant Rev. Samuel [Primitive Methodist], 6 Morrab place

Buckett Alfred Henry, 5 Morrab place

Buckett Alfred Hy. jun. 5 Morab pl

Bune Frederick William, 4 Regent ter

Bunt William Arthur, 15 Morrab road

Caddy Alexander, 4 Norton place

Cade Miss, 39 Morrab road

Caldwell James, 8 Albert terrace

Caldwell Oliver, Alexandra road

Calf William, 11 Lanoweth road

Cara George Stephen, 23 St. Mary’s ter

Cara Thomas Mills, Antron ho, Chapel st

Carbis John, 6 Parade passage

Carlyon Mrs. 14 Alma terrace

Carne Henry, Morrab place

Carne John, 3 Tolver road

Carne Joseph, 12 Belgravia street

Carne Miss, 28 Chapel street

Carne William John, 5 Clarence terrace

Carr Sydney, Bratoft, Redinnick

Chambers Edward, Alverton lodge

Chambers Mrs. 23 Chapel street

Charles Misses, 59 Chapel street

Chater William, 21 Bay View terrace

Chellew William John, 23 Tolver road

Chirgwin William, 18 Marine terrace

Chivers Eugène, 8 Tolver road

Chivers Mrs. 34 Chaple street

Chudleigh Clement, Weeths, Alverton

Chudleigh Richard, 11 St. Michael’s ter

Clark Richard Nicholls, 54 Belgravia st

Clarke Mrs. Barfett, Penhale ho. Queen st

Cocking William, 3 Regent square

Cogan John, 4 Belgravia street

Cogar Richard, 8 North parade

Colenso Mrs. 48 Morrab road

Colenso Richard, 48 Morrab road

Colenso Samuel May, 20 Morrab road

Colenso William, 4 Clarence terrace

Colenso William, Trewithen Glen, Trewithen road

Collins Geo. St. Mary’s ho, St. Mary’s pl

Comerford Mrs. 10 Alma place

Condamine John de la, 16 Morrab road

Cook Samuel, 29 North parade

Corin Edward Christopher, 8 Tolvar pl

Corin Mrs. Dunbar villa, Redinnick

Corin Philip Burne M.I.M.E. 18 Tolver rd

Corin Thomas Richd. 7 Trewartha ter

Corin Valentine, 9 St. Michael’s terrace

Cornish Francis Jn. 22 Regent terrace

Cornish Jas. Mitchell, 15 Alverton ter

Cornish John Batten, 4 Clarence place

Cornish Thomas, 1 Lanoweth terrace

Cornish Thomas Henry, 4 Clarence pl

Cornwall Mrs. 5 Alexandra terrace

Couch John Quiller, 10 Chapel street

Couch Mrs. 21 Chapel street

Couch Richard Pearce, 21 Chapel st

Coulson Jas. Bevan, 14 Regent square

Courtenay Rev. Thomas Nicholas D.D. [Catholic], Rosevean road

Courtney Miss, Trenance, Hawkins rd

Courtney Richard Acutt, Trenance, Hawkins road

Cranswick Rev. Joseph [Wesleyan], 13 Regent terrace

Craze Mrs. 8 St. Michael’s terrace

Crocker Jas. Chas. Vipond L.D.S.R.C.S.Eng. 56 Morrab road

Culyer Charles, 10 Alma terrace

Cunnack Mrs. 18 Market Jew street

Curnow Miss, Aubrey ho. St. Mary’s ter

Dale Richard, 15 St. Mary’s terrace

Dale Samuel Young, 61 Morrab road

Dale Wellington, Trevellyn, Alexandra rd

Daniel John, 31 St. James’ street

Daniel Mrs. 39 Tolver road

Daniel John, 1 Redinnick terrace

Dart Mrs. 3 St. Michael’s terrace

Davey John, 7 Belgravia street

Davy Humphry M.D. Morrab villa, Morrab place

Davy Humphry, 21 St. Mary’s terrace

Davy Mr. H. 112 Market Jew street

Deaville John, 25 Morrab road

Denithorne Mrs. 12 Bay View terrace

Dennis Mrs. Lower Lariggan

Dix Miss, 14 Bay View terrace

Doble John Medley, 13 Morrab road

Doble Mrs. 12 South terrace

Doble William, 29 Belgravia street

Dodge William Hy. 8 Alverton terrace

Doidge John, 11 Clarence street

Doidge John Sweet, 4 Albert terrace

Douglas Vincent, 11 St. Mary’s terrace

Drew Rev. Jabez [Bible Christian], 42 Tolver road

Drew Jn. Ede, Cranfield, Alexandra rd

Durant Hy. Wm. Wallace, 44 Morrab rd

Dusting John, 19 Bay View terrace

Dusting William, 1 Alexandra terrace

Dustow James, 30 Tolver road

Dustow William, 9 Belgravia street

Eastaway Mrs. 1 Cornwall terrace

Eddy Francis, 60 Belgravia street

Edmonds Frederick, 29 Tolver road

Edmonds Miss, 9 Clarence street

Edmonds Mrs. 28 North parade

Elliott Samuel, 6 Morrab road

Ellis Miss, 17 St. Mary’s terrace

Ellis Miss, 6 Victoria place

Ellis Mrs. 25 Alma terrace

Ellis Mrs. 7 Lanoweth road

Eva Edward, 2 Regent terrace

Evershed Arthur Reginald Field, 9 Morrab terrace

Fanshawe Commander Lionel R.N. (inspecting officer of the Penzance division of coastguards), Torwood, Alexandra road

Fraquhar Mrs. Chiddlesholme, Trewithen road

Farquharson Mrs. 1 Morrab place

Faull Mrs. 2 Bellevue terrace

Ferris Chudleigh, 54 Belgravia street

Ficklin Geo. Penlee villa, Penlee View p

Floyd Jas. Rhoda Villas, Taroveor road

Fox Alfred, 11 Morrab place

Fox John Alfred, Tregea, 2 Morrab rd

Froude Mrs. 9 Lanoweth road

Fuzzey Arthur John, 22 Alma terrace

Fuzzey Isaac, 19 Morrab place

Gale Mrs. Endsleigh, 33 Morrab road

Gardiner Rev. Thomas [Baptist], 1 Lanoweth road

Garland Chas. Trevellyn, Alexandra rd

Garland Mrs. 4 Alexandra terrace

Gartrell John Hutchens, 47 Chapel st

Gasson George Fredk. 10 Bay View ter

Geoffroi Hy. Malcolm villa, Alexandra rd

Geoffroi Henri Malcolm (head master of School of Art), Malcolm villa, Alexandra road

Geoffroi Miss, Malcolm vil. Alexandra rd.

George Mrs. 28 Clarence street

George William Jas. 3 St. Mary’s ter

Gerry William Ambrose, Fernleigh, Hawkins road

Gibbons Harry Rt. Hume, 3 St. Mary’s pl

Gibson Alexander, 42 Belgravia street

Gillard Henry Joseph, Fairlight villa, Redinnick

Glasson William Arth. 6 Trewartha ter

Glover Robert, 5 Wellington place

Green Miss, 9 Tolver road

Gregory Miss, 3 Albert terrace

Grenfell John, 10 Lanoweth road

Grenfell Mrs. 2 Wellington terrace

Grose William Eady, 3 Lanoweth ter

Grose William Henry, 2 Lanoweth ter

Groves Mrs. 19 St. Mary’s terrace

Grylls Thomas, 1 Alma terrace

Haddon Joseph Baldwin, 13 Clarence st

Hall Joseph, 5 Regent square

Hamlyn George, 50 Morrab road

Hancock Wm. Glanvill, 43 Morrab rd

Hanley Sylvanus, The Hollies, Alverton

Hare, Miss, Boscolla, Alexandra road

Harris William Geo. 11 Bay View ter

Harry Miss, 10 Tolver place

Harvey Fras. Mcfarlane, 5 Trewartha ter

Harvey Miss, 29 Clarence street

Harvey Miss, 9 Cornwall terrace

Harvey Misses, 1 Bellevue terrace

Harvey Mrs. 4 Morrab road

Harvey Mrs. Tredarvah, Alverton

Head, Mrs. 3 Norton place

Heath Henry, 12 St. Mary’s terrace

Hedgeland Rev. Prebendary Philip M.A. [vicar of St. Mary’s church], St. Clare house

Henri Mrs. 1 Coulson’s place

Hertzberg Rev. Sl. Isaac [senior curate St. Mary’s church], 5 St. Mary’s ter

Hick Mrs. 48 Belgravia street

Higgs Mrs. 6 Alma terrace

Hill George Thos. 2 Bay View terrace

Hill Richard, 1 Bay View terrace

Hockin John, 61 Belgravia street

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