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Alderman, J., 16 Soho Sq., London, inventor, patentee and manufacturer (c. 1830–40).
Bancroft, John, Chapel St, Salford, Lancs., chairmaker (1781–1825). Recorded at no. 126, 1797–1802; with David Bancroft there as fancy chairmakers in 1808; together at no. 141, 1804–18; and John alone there, 1821–25.
Beard, T., address unrecorded, chairmaker (early 19th century). Spindleback chair of Herefs. type, impressed ‘T. BEARD’ on front seat rail is at Temple Newsam House, Leeds. Others of the same pattern recorded.
Long, William, London, cm and carver (before 1785). From 1785 trading at an address in Union St, Philadelphia, USA. Claimed to be ‘Late of London’.
Porter, John, London, cm and u (1827–39). At 25 Welbeck St, Cavendish Sq., 1827–29 and 5 Bartholomew Pl., Hertford Rd in 1839. In 1829 the business was described as Porter & Co. invalid chair etc., maker. [D]
Swan, John, Cambridge, cm, u, auctioneer, appraiser and estate agent (1824–45). Living in Jesus Lane, parish of All Saints, 1824–26 when two of his children were bapt.