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Norfolk Square Henry Street
Norfolk Arms
Norfolk Square

Norfolk Street

Henry Street

2 - 4 Norfolk Street
The Salon
6 Norfolk Street
Norfolk Street is named after the Lord of the Manor, the 12th Duke of Norfolk, Bernard Edward Howard (1765 - 1842), who took a significant interest in the development of Glossop.

Post Office Directory
Bates Henry, woolen cloth cleaner, Norfolk street
Bowden Joseph, smallware dealer, Norfolk street
Bradley Thomas, agent to the Soho brewery, Sheffield, Norfolk street
Bridge John, cotton dresser, Norfolk street
Crompton Eliza (Miss), milliner & dressmaker, Norfolk st
Davies France (Mrs.), seminary, Norfolk street
Ellis John, haircutter& perfumer, Norfolk st
Ellison Thomas Michael, solicitor & deputy coroner for High & Low Peak, Norfolk street
Grayson Benjamin, carpenter & joiner, Norfolk street
Hadfield John, bookkeeper, Norfok street
Howard William Warley, surgeon, Norfolk street
Isherwood John, plumber, painter & glasier, Norfolk street
Isherwood Mary Ann (Miss), milliner & dressmaker, Norfolk street
Jackson Matthew, beer retailer, Norfolk street
Littler Thomas, plumber, painter & glasier, Norfolk street
Lofdge Alice (Mrs.), dressmaker, Norfolk street
McWilliam John, tailor & draper, Norfolk street
Mason Jsph. pianoforte repository, & music seller, Norfolk st
Moore William, stonemason, Norfolk street
Nall Ellen (Mrs.), milliner & dressmaker, Norfolk street
Nall Joseph, stonemason, Norfolk street
Neale Thomas, jun. ale & porter agent, Norfolk street
Oates William, auctioneer & appraiser, agent to London Assurance fire & life office & under baliff of County court, Norfolk street
Robinson Joseph, woolen & linen draper, Norfolk street
Sellars Robert, shopkeeper, Norfolk street
Shepley Samuel, courier & ironmonger, Norfolk street
Sheppard Robert, grocer & farmer, Norfolk st. & Whitfield
Thorpe George, carpenter, Norfolk street
Tudsbery Hannah (Mrs.), tea, coffee & refreshment rooms, Norfolk street
Wilkinson Joseph, manager, Norfolk street

Jackson Matthew, beer retailer, Norfolk street

Kelly’s Directory 1895
Hawke Robert George, architect, Norfolk street

Kelly’s Directory 1899
Bowden William James M.B., Ch.B.Vict. surgeon & medical officer for union, Glossop district, The Poplars, & Norfolk street
Cemetery (Hadfield) (F. W. G. Moran, clerk); offices, Norfolk street
Jackson Isaac, belt fastener manufacturer, Norfolk street
Nelson Robert M.D., M. Ch. surgeon, Norfolk street

Kelly’s Directory 1912
Custom & Excise Office (John Edwin Pepper, officer), Norfolk street
Glossop & District Antiquarian & Natural History Society (Robert Hamnett, sec.), Norfolk street
Nelson Robert M.D., M. Ch. surgeon (firm, Nelson & Waddell), Norfolk street


Photo of (left to right) Brownson’s (Up To Date Taylors), Victoria Street, Hawley’s and the Norfolk Arms. Dated about 1925, trams still running but cast iron awning around Jackson Buildings removed.

Midland Counties of England Trades Directory of 1926-27
Frith, H.D. Dental Surgeon, Norfolk Street

Kelly’s Directory 1932
Halifax Building Society (Mltr. Swift, agt.); branch office, Norfolk st


Norfolk Arms with a Smiths truck parked on Norfolk Street.

Kelly’s Directory
Thorp Wltr. & Son, colliery agts. Norfolk st. & coal mers. Railway yard. T N 52
Halifax Building Society (Wltr. Swift, agt.); branch office, Norfolk st


Photo taken in 2014 by Glossop VAH.


Photo taken in April 2019 by Colin Ashcroft.