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Covent Garden, London; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1751–d.
St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet maker and upholder (1758–74)
Bellamy, John, Sanvey Gate, Leicester, carpenter, turner and joiner (1767–75). Took app. named William Hall in 1767. Announced auction of stock in trade, including ‘Claw tables, set, of chairs etc’, Leicester Journal, 1775. [Leicester freemen rolls]
Carmathen, Wales; cabinet maker (fl.c.1790)
Horsemarket, Warrington, Lancs.; cabinet maker (fl.1796–1808)
Bradley, Robert, Horsemarket, Warrington, Lancs., cm and u (1805–48). Declared bankrupt, Liverpool Mercury, 27 June 1817, but trading again from 1818–48; recorded wrongly as ‘Beadley’ in 1818. Secretaire bookcase, c.
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.
Cox & Son(s); Cox, Sons, Buckley & Company
Southampton Street & Lambeth, London & Thames Ditton, Surrey; church & domestic furniture makers, retailers, carvers and gilders (fl.1853-1935)
Crook, Benjamin Snr
Douglass, James, Claypath, Durham, joiner and cm (1816). Announcement concerning end of partnership with Hopper and continuation of business alone, Durham County Advertiser, 16 March 1816.
London, cabinet maker and upholder (1821–35)
Edinburgh Upholstery Company
Fell, Joseph, Half Mood Inn Yd, Bigg Mkt, Newcastle, cm (1816). Sale by Joseph Fell of stock of ‘an eminent CABINET-MAKER’ declining business, announced in Durham County Advertiser, 29 June 1816.
Fisher, Joseph, at ‘The Black Lyon’ in Houndsditch, near Aldgate Church, London, u, appraiser, undertaker and cm (c. 1740).
Gardiner, —, address unknown, cm (1744). In 1744 supplied a mahogany claw table to Holkham Hall, Norfolk at a cost of 16s. [V & A archives]
Gordon, John and Taitt, John and Richard
Liverpool, Lancs., and London; upholsterer and interior surveyor (fl.1806–d. 1827).
Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.
Hollinshed, Thomas, corner of Gt Queen St, Drury Lane, London, turner (1755). Rococo trade card states that he ‘Makes & Sells all Sorts of Turnery Goods, in Mahogany, Wallnuttreee &c. Viz.