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Anderton, Henry, Liverpool, cm and upholder (1811–19). In 1811 traded from 18 Sir Thomas Buildings and in the same year is recorded at 2 Marble St with a partner called Jamieson.
Baines, Abraham & Son, Ludgate St, 1 St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet and upholstery warehousemen (1811–28). Named as Baines & Son in directories between 1822–28.
Belcher & Gray, London, cm and u (1769–81). Addresses given at Brownlow St, Holborn, 1769–83, and Poultney St, Golden Sq., 1783–84. In 1779 supplied beds and bedding for Sir John Griffin Griffin's London house in New Burlington St.
Bott, Thomas, London, cm and u (1816–39). Addresses given at 10–11 Gt Portland St, Oxford St 1816–31, and 28 Margaret St, 1832–39. [D] Supplied furniture to Streatlam Castle, Co. Durham, receipts for which are dated July 1829 and January 1830.
Bradburn(e), John, London, cm, u, appraiser, undertaker (1750–d. 1781).
Bul(l)man, Robert, Leeds, Yorks., cm, u, undertaker and patent mangle maker (1783–1848). Addresses given ‘Opposite Old Bank’, Briggate in 1783; no.
Cobb, John, 72 St Martin's Lane, London, u and cm (c. 1715– 78). John Cobb was presumably the one of that name put app. in 1729 to Tim Money, a Norwich u, for £45. [GL, Boyd's app. lists, vol. VI, p.
Cobbett, Pitt & Son, address unknown, japanners (1833). In June 1833 carried out work at the Stud House, Hampton Court, Middlx, which included japanning 43 wash-hand-stands and dressing tables and painting and staining a large Gothic sideboard.
Collett, Thomas, Gloucester(?), carpenter (1761–62). In 1761 made a bookcase for James Leigh for his study at a cost of £18 5s.
Cork & Goring, Gt Alice St, Goodman's Fields, London, cm and u (1818). Bankrupt 1818 and their stock sold by auction October 1818.
Daguerre, Dominique, Sloane St, Chelsea, London, cm (1789–d. 1796). A refugee French dealer who fled to London in 1793.
Duchesne, John & Thomas, Camomile St, Bishopsgate, London, cm, u, auctioneers, appraisers and undertakers (1824–28). John recorded at no. 2 in 1824; and with Thomas at no. 21, 1823–28.
Edmundson, Richard, Liverpool, cm and u (1779–1839). Admitted freeman of Lancaster, 1779–80, when stated ‘of Liverpool’, and polled at Lancaster in 1784.
Elliott, Charles, London, cm and u (1752–d. 1832) and successors. Charles Elliott was one of the chief London cm of the late 18th century. He held royal appointments from 1783–c.
Elward, George & Marsh, William, succeeded by Elward, Marsh & Bailey; Elward, Marsh & Tatham; Marsh & Tatham; Tatham & Bailey; Tatham, Bailey & Saunders; Bailey & Saunders; Edward Bailey; Mount St, near Charles St, London, cm
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.
Force, Charles, 193 High St, Exeter, Devon, cm (1831). Announced in The Alfred, 7 June 1831, public auction of his stock of cabinet and upholstery furniture and premises to let with possession.
Francis, H., address unrecorded. In December 1839 he supplied to Buckingham Palace ‘4 new Spanish mahogany sideboards, carved & gilt’ costing £150; and carried out alterations to six others for £130.
Freeman, John Norwich, cm and u (1801–12). Peck's Norwich Directory, 1801 and Berry's of 1810 both record John Freeman at 11 and 12 Upper Market. The last poll bk to list his name is that of 1812.
Gillow, Lancaster and London cm (c. 1730–after 1840).
Gomm, William & Richard, London, cm and u (c. 1698–1794). William Gomm was born c. 1698 the son of Richard Gomm, a yeoman farmer of Chinnor, Oxon. In 1713 he was app. to Hugh Maskall of London, a member of the Leathersellers’ Co.
Grubb, William, Cambridge, joiner (1673–d.1725). William Grubb received two payments from Trinity College in 1673 and 1679 for general joinery work.
Hall(s)pike, Christopher, London, cm and u (c.1780–1827). Trading at 13 Wilderness Row, Goswell St, 1807–08; 10 Little Queen St, Holborn in 1822; and 25 St John Sq., 1826–27.
Honiss, William Henry, York St (or Buildings), Hastings, and 43 Marina, St Leonards, Sussex, u (1837–39).
Hynes, Thomas, address unrecorded. Signed a Sheraton-period sideboard in the Neo-classical style. [Collector's Guide, September 1952, Frank Caira, London]