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Beckwith, John, 5 Rathbone Pl., Oxford St, London, upholder and cm (1806–16). Also recorded at 8 Stangate St, Lambeth, in 1808. Trade card [Banks Coll., BM] shows Grecian sofa and elaborate draped window pelmet, and reads ‘from St. Martin's Lane’.
Birtle, —, address unrecorded (1728–29). Named in the Holkham Hall accounts supplying in 1728 a mahogany bureau, £1 8s; 2 mahogany tables and 2 screens, £10 18s; and in 1729, a mahogany writing table, £6 6s, and a wainscot dumbwaiter, £1 8s.
Chowles, Charles, North Audley St, London, u and cm (1775–1814). Recorded in 1775 as a subscriber to Thomas Malton's Compleat Treatise on Perspective. At North Audley St by 1784, and shown at no.
Clay, Henry; W. Clay & Sons; H. Clay
Birmingham and London; japanner and papier-mâché manufacturer (fl.1772–d. 1812)
Crook, Benjamin Snr
Farmb(o)rough (Farnborough or Farnbrough), William
London; cabinet maker & upholsterer (fl.1749–77)
Grews & Wright, London, carpenters (1790–92). Carried out furniture repairs including a new claw for a dumb waiter and fitting drawers to a bookcase for Gertrude, Dowager Duchess of Bedford at 49 and 112 Pall Mall, London.
Hall, Joseph, Hull, Yorks., cm, carpenter and joiner (1740–54). Son of Joseph Hall, joiner; admitted burgess in 1740. In 1749 his app.
Hallett, William snr & jnr
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.
Leigh, Robert, Bedford St, Covent Gdn, London, cm (1726–27).
London; carver, cabinet maker and upholder (b. c. 1703–d. 1763)
Mardol, Shrewsbury, Salop; cabinet maker and upholder (fl. c. 1723–c. 1750)
Masters, William, at ‘The Golden Fleece’, Coventry St, Piccadilly, London, cm, upholder, appraiser and undertaker (c. 1740–61).
Munday, Thomas, Oxford, upholder (1725–d. by 1772). Recorded in St Mary's parish in 1725, and St Aldates in 1772. As Thomas Monday, took out a Sun Insurance policy on 10 December 1725 for £500 on goods and merchandise in his house in St Mary's parish.
Covent Garden, London; cabinet maker (fl.1716–51)
Reynolds, William Bainbridge
Address not stated; metalworker (fl.1893)