Tyne and Wear HER(16260): Ryhope, post office - Details
Ryhope, post office
Postal System Structure
In 1856 the postmaster was Thomas Liddle. Letters arrived from Sunderland at 10am each day and were despatched to Sunderland at 1pm.
William Whellan & Co, 1856, History, Topography and Directory of the County Palatine of Durham, p 616