Tasmanian Directory 1887 (Middleton & Maning)

This volume of over 500 pages is divided into several main sections

A Gazetteer with information including:

  • Telegraphs

  • Postal

  • Customs

  • Shipping

  • Statistics

  • Towns - details of over 70 towns

  • Railways

  • Tourist guide

  • Retrospect of 1886

Directories

  • Hobart street, alphabetical and trade & professional directories

  • Sandy Bay by street and alphabetical

  • Launceston street, alphabetical and trades directories

  • Directories of 30 districts and municipalities throughout Tasmania

  • Country trades directory

Other Directories

  • Government and official

  • Ecclesiastical and educational

  • Miscellaneous companies

  • Legal

  • Medical

  • Municipal

The directory begins and ends with many fascinating advertisements.