A hoofer is an old term for which entertainment profession?
Dancer Click to see the answer
An acater did what for a living?
What would you find in a draper's shop?
Baxter is an old term for someone who made which product?
The invention of which gadget put the profession of computer out of business?
A pinsetter used to be employed to reset pins in which sport?
Ice-cutters were put out of business by the invention of which appliance?
Deep freeze Click to see the answer
A mason worked which which material?
What did someone employed as a computer have to do?
Leech collectors used to work for which sorts of professionals?
What did a cooper make?
A wool driver used to bring which animals to market?
A malster made which drink?
As in cheesemonger or ironmonger, what does monger mean?
A lector used to be employed to do what in factories to entertain staff?
A hosteller used to run which type of establishment?
Inn Click to see the answer
A glazier worked with which material?
What material did smiths work with?
A verger used to work in which sort of building?
What was the name of the person employed to make announcements in a town?
What used to be delivered to British homes on a float?
An accoucheur worked in which field of medicine?
Someone working in a tannery worked with which material?
What is the more common term for an ashman?
Accomptant is an old term for which profession?
What did a lumberjack cut?
What was the name of the person who would be employed to connect a phone call?
Where did a stevedore work?
A weigher used to weigh cargo in which location?
A catchpole is an old term for which occupation?
Someone called a lastner, and who used a last at work, made which item?
A shearer was employed to deal with which animals?
A granger is an old term for which job?
A thatcher worked on which part of your property?
What did a Billy Boy make for people in the office?
What is a modern term for the profession of apothecary?
What did a vintner sell?
Navvies were associated with the building of what?
What did a fletcher make?
What was a ratoner employed to do?
What did a bladesmith make?
Knives Click to see the answer
A shunter worked in which industry?
What did a besom maker make?
A brazier worked with which metal?
What did a mercer sell?
A ballister used to be which sort of soldier?
What would an ale-wife sell?
Beer Click to see the answer
A soper made which type of product?
A sawyer worked with which material?
A wet glover used to make gloves using which material?
What did a tallow chandler make and sell?
What did a cobbler make and repair?
A nagsman trained which animals?
Hacker is an old term for someone who cut what?
What was the job of a fuller in the Middle Ages?
What did a cartographer make?
Maps Click to see the answer
What did a greengrocer sell?
Fruit and vegetables
A scrivener wrote which type of documents?
What did a charwoman do?
A marshall was a position in which type of organization?
A warder would have worked in which sort of building?
An anchorsmith made products for which sort of transport?
Where did a mudlark work scavenging rubbish?
What is the modern term for a boardwright?
A blower made products from which material?
In which decade did the occupation of lift operator become defunct?
An aurifaber used to make things out of which metal?
What product did a tobacco spinner make?
Vulcan is an old term for which other occupation?
Shambler is an old name for which food related occupation?
Attorney is another name for which profession?
Peeler is the old-fashioned term for which modern occupation?
What is the name for the person who made things from metal?
A purser would work on which form of transport?
What was the name of the person in the Middle Ages who tried to turn base metal into gold?
Alchemist Click to see the answer
A cellarman worked in which type of establishment?
A phrenologist used to feel which part of your body to diagnose illness?
Where did a hobbler work?
Switchboard operators worked in which industry?
A friseur is an old-fashioned term for which occupation?
What is another name for a canvas climber?
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What did a felter make?
A dowser looked for what with a forked stick?
What is a more modern term for someone who worked as a crocker?
The leech-collecting industry was at its peak in which century?
A clogger made items to wear on which part of the body?
A blacking maker made polish for which types of objects?
A furrier worked with which material?
What did a drayman drive?
What did an exciseman collect?
What is a more modern term for an apiarist?
A gilder worked with which precious metal for decoration?
Someone working as a trotter used to deliver what?
A yeoman was someone working in which profession?
A bell hanger installed bells in which type of building?
A linotype operator worked in which industry?
A compositor worked in which industry?