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The Eyre Brothers:   Publishers with a Westcountry Interest -----------------------------   Publishers of   Eyre Brothers’ Post Office Plymouth District Directory   which later became   Eyre’s Post Office Plymouth and Devonport District Directory   and   Other Works   Revised 1stAugust 2021  Contents: Note: Click on the main headings to go directly to relevant section.    1.                   Introduction (below)   2.                   Publishing History 2.1         The Watering Places   2.2         Directories and Other Works   2.3         Hotels of the United Kingdom   2.4         Eyre Brothers’ Post Office Plymouth ... Directory   2.5        The Later Eyre´s Plymouth Directory Publishers   2.5.1    W H Hood 2.5.2    J G Hammond 2.5.3    Theophilus Creber   2.6         Plymouth District Directory  Maps   2.6.1    George Philips & Son 2.6.2    W H Maddock 2.6.3    Brendon & Son 2.6.4    John Smith 2.6.5    Theophilus Creber   2.7         The Name Survives   3.            
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 4. Further Illustrations The Watering Places 1st Edition author´s collection 2nd Edition author´s collection Two Rock views of North Devon Advert for Annuaire Didot-Bottin Advert for Hotels of the UK Typical advert for Watering and Visiting Places Small ads like this placed throughout, each with different town at top Larger advert for Watering and Visiting Places Hotels of the United Kingdom Eyre´s Plymouth District Directories 1st Edition (author´s collection) 2nd Edition at Bod 3rd Edition at NDA 5th Edition at Lei Frith view of Fore Street, Devonport Advert for Picturesque Devonshire 6th Edition (author´s collection) 7th Edition at Lei 8th at Bodleian 10th at Bodleian 13th at Bodleian Advert for Picturesque Devonshire Advert for Annuaire Didot-Bottin Advert for Hotels of the UK Typical advert for Watering and Visiting Places Small ads like this placed throughout, each with different town at top Larger advert for Watering and Visiting Places Hotels of the United Kingdom
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  3. Locations of Their Works   3.1 Plymouth District Directories Eyre Brothers’ Post Office Plymouth District Directory Eyre’s Post Office Plymouth and Devonport District Directory   1881-82 1st Eyre Brothers’  … Eyre Brothers With map KB / NLS / CUL [i] / PLY    Philips B&B 149.8 1882-83 2nd Eyre Brothers’  … Eyre Brothers With map NLS / CUL/ BOD [ii] No map DevA [iii] / PLY (FB) Maddock 3.2 1885-86 3rd Eyre Brothers’  … Eyre Brothers With map NLS /BL [iv] / NDA D380/EYE/  C UL/ BOD   No map DevA / PLY (FB) Brendon & Son 1.3 1888-89 4th Eyre Brothers’  … Eyre Brothers With map DevA No map PLY  Brendon & Son 2 1890-91 5th Eyre’s … W H Hood With map NLS / DevA (1890 / 1890r) / CUL/ BOD No map Lei [v] /PLY