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Attwater, W., 9 Drake St, Red Lion Sq., London, cm, u and undertaker (c. 1820).

Bijar, Robert and Mary

Dublin, Ireland; japanners and wallpaper sellers (fl.1742-69)

Robert Bijar was recorded in Abbey Street, 1742-9, where he died in 1749. He was succeeded by his widow, Mary.

Bill, Richard & George

Birmingham and London; papier mâché and japan works (1818–39)

Located at 12, 13 and 14 Summer Lane, Birmingham with a depot at 17 Ave Maria Lane, London.

Blyde, Charles

London; cabinet maker, upholsterer, appraiser and undertaker (c. 1760–84)

Brown, James

St Paul's Churchyard, London; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1747–96)

Burgon, Benjamin

Derby, Derbyshire; upholder (1792)

Chivers, Noah

High Holborn, London, upholder and cabinet maker (1770–93)

Cooper, Joseph, ‘The Crown & Bowl’, facing St Sepulchre's Church, Snow Hill, London, wood and ivory turner (c. 1760). Trade Card in Heal Coll., BM.

Crawley, Gerard, ‘The Coffee Mill and Nimble Ninepence’, Cornhill, London, turner (1743–68). Although a turner he dealt with and made items of furniture.

Cross, Nicholas, 10 Pool Lane and 4 Thomas's St, Liverpool, cm (1754–d. 1780). In 1762 also referred to as a glass grinder.

Davies (or Davis), Samuel, Chester, u, cm and auctioneer (b. c. 1770–d. 1829). Trading in Eastgate St, 1797–1805; Foregate St, 1812–30; and no. 132 in 1828; in partnership with Cliffe in 1822. Admitted freeman on 23 January 1798.

Dobb, Thomas, Liverpoool, cm (1760–80). Addresses given in Frog Lane, 1766–67; Williamson Sq., 1768–69; Lord St, 1768–77; and as ‘Gent.’ at no. 30 in 1777.

Doolittle, Robert

Dublin, Ireland; cabinet maker and joiner (fl.1761-1781)

Edwards, David

21 King St, Bloomsbury Sq., London; writing and dressing case maker to the Royal Family, inventor of the patent military travelling cases (1813–d. 1848) 

Edwards, Thomas

London; cabinet maker (fl.1832–39)

Freeman, Edward, Norwich, cm and chairmaker (1760–1803). On 19 April 1760 Edward Freeman, cm, son of Edward Freeman, carpenter was admitted a freeman of Norwich. He is recorded in the Norwich poll bk of 1768.

Gardner, Matthew, Liverpool, cm (1796–d. 1815). Son of John Gardner, pot painter. Free 25 May 1796. In 1800 at 22 Whitechapel, the number changing to 85 in 1805 and 90, 1807–11. By 1813 at 79 Mount Pleasant.

Gilbanks, Matthew

Lancaster, Lancs.; cabinet maker (fl.c.1834-1850)