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Chipchase, Robert & Lambert, Robert

London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1767–88)

Cooke, John, Chester, cm (1765–89). Free 18 February 1765 after serving as app. under Philip Prestbury of Chester, cm. By 1771 had set up in business in Eastgate St.

Dingwall, Alexander, Leicester Fields, Charing Cross, London, upholder and cm (1749–74). Polled at Westminster in 1749.

Gee, John

49, Wardour Street, Soho, London; chairmaker and turner (fl.1779–c. 1824)

Gillow

Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)

Gordon, John and Taitt, John and Richard

London; cabinet maker and upholders (1748–96)

Granger, Hugh

‘The Carved Angel’, Aldermanbury, London, cabinet maker (1692–1706)

Heasman, Henry snr. and jnr.

London; freemen upholders (fl.1687–1750)

Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.

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.

Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.

Nickson, Samuel, Bridge St Row, Chester, cm and u (1802–27). Listed also at Commercial Buildings in 1816. Free 3 July 1802. Subscribed to Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803.

Oetzmann & Co.

London; upholsterers, furniture makers (fl.1848-c.1930)

Price, W., address unrecorded, cm (1713). A fine japanned bureau cabinet with mirror doors is inscribed on one of the dust-boards ‘W. Price, maker, 1713’. [C. Life, 13 February 1948]

Salmon, John, 427 Oxford St, London, japanned chair manufacturer (1803–25). From 1809 traded as John Salmon & Son. The initial of the son was H. The trade label of this firm advertises ‘Drawing Room Chairs Settees Sofas etc.

Saunders, John, Brighton, Sussex, cm, u and joiner (1827–41). John Saunders appears to have continued the family's general upholstery work at Brighton Pavilion after the death of his father, Thomas Saunders, c.1826.

Seddon, George I

Aldersgate St, London; cabinet maker (fl. 1753–d.1801)

Smith, John and successors, Cambridge, joiners cm, u and undertakers (1698–1832). The first record of John Smith is when St John's College made a payment to him in 1698.

Turrin, William, Bedford St, Covent Gdn, London, cm and glass grinder (1718). Supplied items for the Duke of Montrose's London house in Bond St in 1718, costing a total of £234 15s.

Wilkinson, William (Wilkinson & Sons and later W & C Wilkinson)