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Ballistessa & Co.

London and Edinburgh; carvers and gilders (1830-1835)

Alexander, –, address unrecorded (1748). On 13 June 1748 £6 6s was paid by Mrs Bowes to ‘Alexander for a pair of branches lackered’. [Durham RO, D/St/V1488–90]

Bell, Elizabeth

‘The White Swan’, against the South Gate, St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet maker (1740–c. 1758).

Broom, John

Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales; carver and gilder (fl.c.1839)

Burton, —, Stamford, Lincs., carver and gilder (c. 1826–32). Trade card reads: ‘CARVER, GILDER, Looking Glass and Picture Frame Maker, Bookbinder &c. Glasses polished and silvered. Frames made to Pattern. Old Frames Regilt.

Carter,-

Bentham, Lancs.; cabinet maker (fl.1781-83)

He paid Gillows for Vauxhall glass plates and had them silvered in October 1781; he had more glasses silvered in June 1783. See also the entry for James Carter.

Clinch, Thomas, ‘The Clock Case’, Long Alley, Moorfields, London, clock case maker and japanner (c. 1730)

Collinson and Lock

London; furniture makers, upholsterers, decorators and retailers (fl.1870-1899)

Elliott, Benjamin

London; carver, gilder and picture frame maker and print seller (fl.1809-29)

Felster, John

Dublin, Ireland; upholder and auctioneer (fl.1698-1701)

Recorded ‘…over against Mrs Lucas's Coffee House under the Cork Change on Cork Hill’, 1698-1701.

Ferguson, Mary, address unrecorded, cm or furniture dealer (1686).

Giles, John 

'Two Candlesticks and Bell’, Addle Street, London; brass and cabinet founder (d.1740) 

Grendey, Giles

London; cabinet maker (b.1693–d.1780)

Born in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, Giles Grendey was the son of William and Anne (neé Hall) Grendey.

Halfehide, Thomas

Fleet Street, London; cabinet maker (fl.1690-1723)

Hartley, John, Lewes, Sussex, cm and chairmaker (1762–80). Advertised in Sussex Weekly Advertiser, 3 May 1762 his business ‘At the Shop late Mr.

Holmes, Richard, Barbican, London, freeman carpenter, cm, looking-glass manufacturer and glass grinder (1755–86). Recorded at no. 55, 1777–78; no. 22, 1778–86; and as Richard Holmes & Son, 1781–86.

Hunter, Richard

London; wholesale art furniture maker and cabinet maker (fl.1877-1892)