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Barker, Robert snr, at the ‘Sopha Dome Beds’, Petergate, York, u, appraiser and undertaker (b. 1706–d. 1781). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. Son of John Barker, u of Petergate, bapt.

Bill, Richard & George, 12, 13 and 14 Summer Lane, Birmingham, with depot at 17 Ave Maria Lane, London, papier mâché and japan works (1818–39).

Chupain, Elijah

‘The Crown’, King St, Bloomsbury, London; chair and cabinet maker (d. 1739)

Cobb, John

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

Croxford, Francis, London, chair and cabinetmaker (1733). Croxford was described in 1733 as a furniture maker ‘eminent in his profession for his many new and beautiful designs, neatness of workmanship, etc.’.

Gumley, Elizabeth

London; cabinet maker (fl. 1727-29)

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.

Pew, Benjamin, London, cm and chairmaker (1739). When his household goods and stock in trade were put up for sale in May 1739 he was described as the ingenious Mr. Benjamin Pew’.

Pocock, William

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