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Collett, Thomas (1761-62)

Collett, Thomas, Gloucester(?), carpenter (1761–62). In 1761 made a bookcase for James Leigh for his study at a cost of £18 5s. In March of the following year a table with one leaf was charged at 18s and 3s charged for ‘2 men making a sideboard for the parlour at the Parsonage’. [Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Leigh receipts, household accounts, box 2, bundle 2 DR 18/8/5]

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.