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Aldwinckle, Henry, 18 Exmouth St, Spa Fields, London, bedstead maker and carpenter (1820–35). [D]
Allan, Thomas, 12 Gibraltar Row, Lambeth, London, bedstead maker (1826). [D]
Allen, Thomas, 9 Wandsworth Rd, London, bedstead maker (1829). [D]
Anderson, James, 12 Broker's Alley, Drury Lane, London, bedstead maker (1839). [D]
Anderson, John, Liverpool, cm and carver (before 1746). In the Maryland Gazette, 21 October 1746 he announced that he made ‘Chairs, Tables, Desks, Bureaus, Dressing Tables, Clock Cases and all kinds of Furniture’.
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.
Appleton, Thomas, 173 Drury Lane, London, turner and bedstead maker (1811–19). [D]
Archbald, Adam, 3 Hatton Walk, Hatton St, London, joiner and bedstead maker (1787). On 12 July 1787 insured goods in his house and workshop for £400 with the Sun Fire Office. [GL, Sun MS vol. 346, p. 2971]
Archibald, Adam, Hatton Wall, Holborn, London, bedstead maker (1795–97). Declared bankrupt, March 1795. [Billinge's Liverpool Advertiser, 9 March 1795, 6 November 1797]
Arnold, William, 2 Back Rd, St George's Sq., London, bedstead maker (1839). [D]
Arrowsmith, Stephen, London, turner and cm (c. 1730–58). Born 26 December 1701 at Nantwich, Cheshire, his father being a skinner by trade. His address is variously given on trade labels as ‘The Blue-Ball, in St.
Ashworth, T., 1 Gt Tower St, Commercial Rd East, London, chairmaker, bedstead maker, cm and u (1829). [D]
Audley, William jnr & John, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs., u, cm and auctioneers (1812–39). Initially at Lad Lane but by 1822 had in addition premises in the High St. In the period 1818–22 the business is referred to as William Audley & Sons.
Bailes, Sarah, 343 Oxford St, London, bedstead maker (1829–1839). [D]
Bailes, William, 434 Oxford St, London, bedstead maker (1806–37). Took out Sun Insurance policies on 24 April 1807 for £300; and partnered with John Bailes on 17 October 1806 for £950 of which stock, utensils, workshop and sheds accounted for £550.
Bailey, William, 91 Great Titchfield St, London, bedstead maker (1829). [D]
Barefoote, Josiah, London, cm and u (d. 1744). Sale of stock announced in Daily Advertiser, 19 May 1744: ‘The Upholstery & Cabinet Goods of Mr Josiah Barefoote, deceas'd within Two Doors of Durham Yard in the Strand, viz.
Barrett, John, 53–54 Wardour St, Soho, London, cm, bedstead maker, bedding warehouse owner (1789–1825). Recorded at 50 Wardour St, 1819–23, and 270 Strand, 1825.
Barrett, T. & Wickstead, G., 53–54 Wardour St, Soho, London, cabinet and bedstead manufacturers, chairmakers, bedding manufacturers (1803–15). Recorded at 50 Wardour St in 1811. Named in Sheraton's list of master cabinet makers, 1803.
Barry, William, 15 Junction Dock St, Hull, Yorks., cm, u, paper hanger and furniture broker (1831–40).
Barton, I., address unrecorded. Between 15 February and 10 March 1798 supplied a mahogany Pembroke table and four ‘Camber’ chairs, and cleaned ‘the bookcase & bureau of ink etc’, for Stourhead. [Wilts. RO, MS 383/5/1]
Bateman, John, ‘The Golden Ball’ by the Dytchside, Holborn Bridge, London, cm (date unrecorded). A walnut bureau is recorded bearing the label of John Bateman. [C. Life, 14 June 1962, p. 1420]
Beagle, James, 29 Marshall St, London Rd, London, bedstead maker (1839). [D]
Bearsley, Samuel, Botolph St, Colchester, Essex, bedstead maker (1826–27). [D]
Bedwell, James, London Rd, London, bed, mattress and bedstead manufacturer (1820–37). Trading at no. 116 from 1820–28, and at no. 52 in 1837, despite having been declared bankrupt on 18 January 1831, London Gazette. [D]