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Cobb, John

72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)


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

Keninmore, John, 22 Featherstone St, near City Rd, London, cm (1820–29). His trade card [archives dept, Hackney Libraries] describes him as a ‘Fire Screen and Cabinet Maker’.

Kierman, John

Arbutus Cottage, Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland; cabinet maker (fl.c.1925-55)

McLean, John & Son,

London, cabinetmakers and upholders (1770–1825)

Merlin, John Joseph, London (b. 1735–d.1803). A very versatile ‘ingenious mechanic’, born in Belgium, who came to England in 1760.

Minter, George, London, cm, u, bath and wheel chairmaker (1829–54). Addresses given at 26 Princes St, Haymarket, 1829–31; 33 Gerrard St, Soho, 1835–50; also 51 Frith St, Soho, 1850–54.

Parker, William, London, backgammon and billiard table maker (1825–39). In 1825 at 14 Hooper St, Goswell St but by 1826 had moved to 3 Marlins Pl., Spa Fields, Islington.

Pocock, William

London; cabinet maker and upholder (b. 1750–1825)

Powers, Edmund, High St, Leicester, cm, chairmaker, joiner and turner (1746–52). Free 1746 on servitude to John Elliott. In 1752 took app. named Thickpenny.

Sanderson, William, High-bridge, Newcastle, cm and joiner (1794–1804). On 14 June 1794 he announced the opening of his shop on High-bridge for the sale of cabinet goods. Items stocked included ‘Portobello Games Tables, Triamedam ditto.

Town & Emanuel

103 New Bond St, London; furniture makers & suppliers (1830–49)

Wilson, James, 18a (or 19), Wigmore St, Cavendish Sq., London, cm (1817–39). A combined writing and games table of c. 1830 exists with a brass plate indicating the name of this maker at 18a Wigmore St.