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London; carver (fl.1744–83)
Bott, Thomas, London, cm and u (1816–39). Addresses given at 10–11 Gt Portland St, Oxford St 1816–31, and 28 Margaret St, 1832–39. [D] Supplied furniture to Streatlam Castle, Co. Durham, receipts for which are dated July 1829 and January 1830.
London; cabinet maker, upholder, appraiser, undertaker (fl.1750–d. 1781)
Brailsford, William, Sheffield, Yorks., cm and u (1774–1837). Trading with Thomas Brailsford at High St in 1774; alone at Norfolk St in 1787; at 3 Market St in 1797; and at 3 George St in 1837. [D] Subscribed to Sheraton's Drawing Book, 1793.
Bussel(l), Joseph, Plymouth, Devon, cm and u (1783–99). Advertised in Exeter Flying Post, 7 August 1783, sale of mahogany in plank, board or log, and requesting eight good cm. Death of wife reported, 6 August 1784.
Cork & Goring, Gt Alice St, Goodman's Fields, London, cm and u (1818). Bankrupt 1818 and their stock sold by auction October 1818.
Dowbiggin(g) or Dowbiggen, Thomas
Ellison, Thomas, Liverpool, u (1767–96). Addresses given in High St, 1767–73; 22 Sparling St, 1787; and no. 39 in 1796. [D] Advertised a lottery of his furniture at Sparling St in Williamson's Liverpool Advertiser, 13 September 1790.
Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)
Kennett, Robert & Kidd, William, London, u (1766–95). Amongst the Chancery Masters’ Exhibits in the PRO is an account book of a furniture-making firm for 1792–95.
London; carver, cabinet maker and upholder (b. c. 1703–d. 1763)
Littledale, Joseph, Whitehaven, Cumb., u (1826). The only evidence regarding this maker is a bill submitted in 1826 for furniture supplied and work undertaken in connection with Rydal Hall for Lady Le Fleming.
Maple & Co.; Cook & Maple; J. Maple
London; upholsterers & furniture makers (fl.1841-1988)
Marshall, James jnr, York and Leeds, cm, upholder and appraiser (1755–d.1796). Appears to have run businesses either simultaneously or firstly in Leeds, c. 1755–66, then in York from 1768 until his death in 1796.
London; cabinet maker, upholder, joiner and chair maker (1793–1840).
May, William, Sharp, Peter & Wilson, Isabella, Liverpool, u, dealers and chapmen, cm and modellers (1817). Declared bankrupt, and sale of stock and effects advertised in Liverpool Mercury, 10 January 1817.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804)
London; cabinet makers (1758/59–1804)
Morel, Nicholas and Morel & Hughes, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1790–d.1831)
London; upholder, auctioneer, warehouseman and cabinet maker (b. 1750–d. 1831)
Soho Sq., London; upholder and tapestry-maker (b. 1722–d.1771)
Seddon, George I
Aldersgate St, London; cabinet maker (fl. 1753–d.1801)
Sharp, Peter, Bold St, Liverpool, u, cm and modeller (1817). Named in insolvency proceedings in January 1817. At first named with two partners, William May and Isabella Wilson, but subsequently only Sharp and May are mentioned.
Stuart, Henry, London, cm, u etc. (1771). In February to May 1771 undertook a substantial commission for Sir Gilbert Heathcote.