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Kirkby Stephen: Ridley
J Ridley clockmaker
Street:-   High Street
locality:-   Kirkby Stephen
civil parish:-   Kirkby Stephen (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   clockmaker
locality type:-   shop
1Km square:-   NY7708
10Km square:-   NY70

BPJ54.jpg  The shop regulator, 1830s-40s:-
"J. RIDLEY. / KIRKBY STEPHEN." (taken 30.6.2008)  courtesy of Haughey Antiques.
BPJ55.jpg  The shop regulator, 1830s-40s.
(taken 30.6.2008)  courtesy of Haughey Antiques.

evidence:-   old advertisement:- Braithwaite 1922
source data:-   Advertisement, for J Ridley and Son, clockmaker, optician etc, 7 High Street, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, published by J W Braithwaite and Sons, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, 1922.
image  click to enlarge
Included in a guide book, Kirkby Stephen, 4th edn 1922. 
item:-  private collection : 220.37
Image © see bottom of page

BPJ56.jpg  The shop, 1830s-40s:-
"WATCHMAKER J. RIDLEY. JEWELLER" (taken 30.6.2008)  courtesy of Haughey Antiques.

person:-   clockmaker
 : Ridley
date:-   1830
 to 1849

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