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Armitage, George Faulkner
Altrincham, Cheshire; designer and furniture maker (b.1849-d.1937)
Barefoote, Josiah, London, cm and u (d. 1744). Sale of stock announced in Daily Advertiser, 19 May 1744: ‘The Upholstery & Cabinet Goods of Mr Josiah Barefoote, deceas'd within Two Doors of Durham Yard in the Strand, viz.
Bastard, Thomas, John and William
Bastendorff, Peter & Co.; Bastendorff, Severin; Bastendorff, Sidney
4 Euston Square & 23 Harrington Street, Hampstead Road, London; cabinet maker, bamboo furniture manufacturer (fl.1881-1903)
St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet maker and upholder (1758–74)
Bill, Hubert & Co.
London; bamboo furniture manufacturer (fl.c.1869-1905)
Birchall, William, Queen Sq., Bath, Som., u and cm (1770–93). Took out a Sun Insurance policy in 1775 for £1,400, of which utensils, stock and goods accounted for £1,010. [D; GL, Sun MS vol. 242, p. 613] See Thomas Bird.
205 & 207 Stamford Street, Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire; cabinet maker & carpet warehouseman (fl.1885)
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.
Brettingham, Matthew & Lillie, James
London; architect and carver (1756-59)
Bromhead, —, address unrecorded (1727). Named in the Holkham Hall accounts supplying ‘4 Russia chairs and 2 settees etc.’ costing £11, in 1727. [V & A archives]
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.
4 New Inn Yard, London; furniture makers (fl.1870-1886)
Chamberlain, King & Jones
Chapman, Thomas, Old Bethlem, London, cm and bedsteadmaker (1748–83). App. to John Price, upholder of London, in September 1741 for seven years. Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.
Chipchase, Robert & Lambert, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1767–88)
39 George Street, Portman Square, London; cabinet maker and upholsterer (fl.1871-1891)
Recorded in the 1871 Kelly’s Post Office Directory.
Cooke, John, Chester, cm (1765–89). Free 18 February 1765 after serving as app. under Philip Prestbury of Chester, cm. By 1771 had set up in business in Eastgate St.
Cookes, William; Cookes & Sons; Cookes, Sons & Meres; J & W Cookes
Warwick & Leamington, Warwickshire; cabinet makers, carvers and upholders (fl.1812-1867)
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)