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London; carver (fl.1744–83)
Bickerstaff, William, 2 Little Vere St, Piccadilly, London, carver and gilder (1829).
London; cabinet maker, upholder, appraiser, undertaker (fl.1750–d. 1781)
Burnett, Thomas, Strand, London, u and cm (1744–74). Recorded at ‘The King's Arms, against the New Church in the Strand’, 1747–66, and no. 61 Strand, 1760–74. [D] In partnership with Gilbert Burnett, 1747–74.
Cockerill, Edward & James
Cooper, Henry L
Cork & Goring, Gt Alice St, Goodman's Fields, London, cm and u (1818). Bankrupt 1818 and their stock sold by auction October 1818.
Dowbiggin(g) or Dowbiggen, Thomas
Evans, Benjamin, Wheatsheaf Yd, Fleet Mkt, London, cm (1821–c. 1825). Insured stock and utensils in his house and workshop for £300 on 18 July 1821 with the Sun Co.
Gates, William, St Martin's Lane, London, cm (1774–after 1800). William Gates was a cm who specialized in fine inlay and engraved woodwork.
Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)
Griffith(s), Edward, Dean St, Soho, London, u and cm (1743–59). Assistant to Benjamin Goodison and possibly his nephew. Set up his own business in Dean St which attracted influential patrons.
Hick, Joseph, Leeds, Yorks., carver and gilder, varnish maker, furniture japanner, sign and ornamental painter (1817–37). Recorded at 56 Mill Hill in 1817; 9 West Bar, 1828–34 and 12 Westbar in 1837.
Jackson, John Matthew, Brighton, Sussex, cm and u (1799–1837). At 2 Middle St Lane, although one directory of 1832 lists 1 Ship St Lane. This may however refer to the same locality.
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.
London; carver, cabinet maker and upholder (b. c. 1703–d. 1763)
Marples & Hibbert, 72 Fargate, Sheffield, Yorks., carvers and gilders (1837).
Marshall, James jnr, York and Leeds, cm, upholder and appraiser (1755–d.1796). Appears to have run businesses either simultaneously or firstly in Leeds, c. 1755–66, then in York from 1768 until his death in 1796.
London; cabinet maker, upholder, joiner and chair maker (1793–1840).
May, William, Sharp, Peter & Wilson, Isabella, Liverpool, u, dealers and chapmen, cm and modellers (1817). Declared bankrupt, and sale of stock and effects advertised in Liverpool Mercury, 10 January 1817.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804)
London; cabinet makers (1758/59–1804)
Morel, Nicholas and Morel & Hughes, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1790–d.1831)
London; carver and gilder, furniture and upholstery supplier (fl.1746–67)