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Farnborough Hill; carpenter (fl.1822)
Audley, William jnr & John
Gloucestershire; furniture designer and maker (b.1863-d.1926)
London & Gloucestershire; cabinet maker (b.1865-d.1926)
Becket(t), William, Lancaster, cm and joiner (1771–1800). App. to William Blackburn in 1771; admitted freeman, 1779–80, when stated ‘of Wray’. Named in the Gillow records between 1786–1800 moulding claws.
Belshaw, Edmund jnr, Liverpool, cm (1802–05). Admitted freeman on 8 July 1802. Took app. in 1802 named Samuel Sharrat, who petitioned freedom in 1818.
London; furniture designer, maker, wood carver (b.c.1815-d.1891)
Billing, J. S., 5 St Mary's Hill, cm, u and undertaker. Label recorded on oak low boy, c. 1760.
Birch, William Ltd.
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire & London; furniture makers (fl.c.1840-1954)
Blackburn (or Blakeburn), Thomas, St Mary's Gate, Manchester, cm (1771–73). Recorded at no. 14 in 1773. Announced in Prescott's Manchester Journal, 21 December 1771 ‘that he has enter'd on the shop late of Mr. Watkinson's, in St.
Blyth & Sons
London & Liverpool; upholsterers and furniture makers (fl.c.1871-86)
Bolt, Thomas, 28 Margaret St, Cavendish Sq., London, cm (1837–38).
Bott, Thomas, London, cm and u (1816–39). Addresses given at 10–11 Gt Portland St, Oxford St 1816–31, and 28 Margaret St, 1832–39. [D] Supplied furniture to Streatlam Castle, Co. Durham, receipts for which are dated July 1829 and January 1830.
Boulnois, John, 44 South Moulton St, London, u (c. 1830–39).
Brew & Claris
Finsbury, London; wholesale furniture makers (fl.c.1870-88)
Brown, W., 6 Gt George St, Liverpool, cm and u (1832–34). Advertised in Liverpool Mercury, 18 May 1832, that he ‘has removed from 41 St. James Street to No. 6 Great George Street’. Sale of stock announced, same paper, 2 May 1834, ‘of Mr. W.
Bullin, Thomas, Plymouth Dock, Devon, cm (1810). On 8 February 1810 signed a contract to purchase trees at St Mellion, Cornwall, 133 cherry and 143 oak, for £70 5s. [Cornwall RO, DD Cy, 5888]
Birmingham, Liverpool and London; sculptor, cabinet maker and designer (d.1818)
Butler, Jos., Tattenhall, Cheshire, cm (1814). Signed and dated in marquetry the door of an oak housekeeper's cupboard with marquetry inlay, now at the Grosvenor Museum, Chester.
Dublin, Ireland; joiner and cabinet maker (fl.1753-55)
London; cabinet maker (fl.1851-71)
Cork, Ireland; cabinet maker (fl.1768-d.1784)
Recorded active 1768-84. In 1768 Caldwell supplied 66 mahogany and 24 oak chairs for the Mansion House, Cork, at a cost of £68 14s.
Capstack (or Capstick), James, Market St, Lancaster, cm (1798–1812). A cm of this name is recorded in the Gillow records for the periods 1798–99, 1800 and 1812–14.
4 New Inn Yard, London; furniture makers (fl.1870-1886)
109 St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (b. 1711–d. c. 1783)