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Baker, Barnard

Covent Garden, London; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1751–d.

Banks, —, address unrecorded (1750). Cited in the Holkham Hall accounts in 1750 as being paid £2 2s for a mahogany dining table, and £9 for a small wainscot table.

Baxter, Francis, address unrecorded (1709–25). Carried out work at Chicheley Hall, Bucks., between 1709–25 supplying in August 1709 a Communion Table for the Church, and in April 1723 wainscotting ‘little room with Elm’, costing £10 15s.

Bedwell, William, the Butter Mkt, Ipswich, Suffolk, joiner and cm (1723–42). As only joiner he took out a Sun Insurance policy on 6 January 1723 for £200 on his dwelling house in the parish of St Stephen.

Bell, Daniel

London; cabinet maker and upholsterer (1725–34)

Best, —, address unrecorded (1734). Provided ‘a wainscot pair of chests of drawers’ costing £1 8s for Holkham Hall in 1734. [V & A archives]

Bickadike (Bickerdike or Bickersdike), John

Newcastle; cabinet maker (fl.1734–59)

Billups, William, Cambridge, joiner (1664–1688).

Bladwell, John

Bow Street, Covent Garden, London; upholsterer, cabinet maker and chair maker (1724–68).

Brailsford, William

Sheffield, Yorkshire; cabinet maker and upholsterer (1774–1837)

Bridges, Henry

406 Oxford Street, London; upholsterer & wainscot cabinet maker (fl.1845)

Brodie, Francis

Lawnmarket and Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland; cabinet maker, wright, and glass grinder (b.1708-d.1782)

Burnett, Thomas, Strand, London, u and cm (1744–74). Recorded at ‘The King's Arms, against the New Church in the Strand’, 1747–66, and no. 61 Strand, 1760–74. [D] In partnership with Gilbert Burnett, 1747–74.

Burrows, Richard, Saffron Walden, Essex, cm and u (1777–87). Named in the accounts for Audley End, Essex, where he supplied Sir John Griffin Griffin with ‘12 Stained Chairs @ 4/10 for Steward's Room’, in 1777.

Cairns, Alexander

Edinburgh, Scotland; wright (fl.1708-51)

Custance, William

Norwich & Fakenham, Norfolk; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1788-94)

Derignee (Devignee, Deuguée or Derique(e)), Robert

London; carver and gilder (fl. 1691–1707)

Ellis, Richard

Shrewsbury, Shropshire; joiner (fl.1658-62)

Son of a joiner in Wem and probably apprenticed to him. He was made a burgess of Shrewsbury in 1661.

Evans, Cadwalader, address unrecorded, cm (1724–30). Carried out much jobbing and general repair work for the Monson family. Bills to Lady Mary Saunderson submitted between 1724–30 totalled £85 0s 11d, and refer generally to furniture repairs.