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Abbott, Anthony

Liverpool, Lancashire; upholder (b. 1773/74–d. 1831)

Allen, George

Fenchurch Street, London; upholsterer, cabinet maker and looking-glass manufacturer to the Bank of England (1800–20)

Anderton, Henry, Liverpool, cm and upholder (1811–19). In 1811 traded from 18 Sir Thomas Buildings and in the same year is recorded at 2 Marble St with a partner called Jamieson.

Bartholomew, George & Co.  

Finsbury, London; furniture manufacturers & upholsterers (fl.c.1850-82)

Bartlett, G., address unrecorded. In 1822 supplied chairs, curtains and carpet for Hampton Court Chapel. [PRO, LC11/35]

Beckwith, James, address unrecorded, cm (1814). Named in the Royal Household accounts on 5 January 1814 supplying new plate glass for dressing table in President's Room and blinds in Office Keeper's appartment, Council Office, Whitehall.

Bickers & Co.

Wellington Road, Dewsbury & Mirfield, Yorkshire; cabinet makers (fl.1883)

Blackburn(e), John, Liverpool, u (1772–83). Trading at Fenwick St, in 1772, with warehouse at 12 High St, 1773–74; and Pownall Sq., 1781–83. Admitted freeman on 23 July 1772.

Bladwell, John

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

Blyde, Charles

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

Bodham, Philip, ‘The Three Chairs’, Bartholomew Close, West Smithfield, London, u (1719–24). ‘Was partner with the late Mr. John Hibbert, is now remov'd to the next door’, as above.

Boon, John, 9 Duke St, Liverpool, with shop at 1 Waterloo Pl., Church St, cm and u (1827). Declared bankrupt, Liverpool Mercury, 25 May 1827.

Borsey, Richard

205 & 207 Stamford Street, Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire; cabinet maker & carpet warehouseman (fl.1885)

Bosworth, James, Hereford, cm and u (1830–35). Ten bills dated 1830–35 from Bosworth to Capt. N. L.

Brailsford, William

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

Brissenden (or Brissender), William, 203 High Holborn, London, u, cm, auctioneer and appraiser (1777–92). Trade card, c. 1780, shows a furnished interior including carpet and ceiling plasterwork.

Brooke(s) (or Brooks), William, White Lion Lane, Norwich, u (1776). Trade card, c. 1770, states that he ‘Executes all Kinds of Upholstery Work, In the newest Taste & on ye lowest Terms. NB.

Broster, William, Castle St, Liverpool, cm and toyman (1766–69).

Brown, Ralph, Newcastle, u (1768–1808). Trading at ‘The Royal Tent, Foot of the Side’, 1768–1792; and Dean St, no. 8 from Mosley St, 1792–1808. Trade card of elaborate Rococo design shows tent, sofa and French chair in the Chippendale style.