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Bexfield, Richard (1783–1830)

Bexfield, Richard

Norwich; cabinet maker (fl.1783–1830)

Addresses given at ‘The Goat’, 14 Upper Goat Lane, 1801–02; Pottergate St, 1810; and Heigham, 1830. App. to Samuel Bream and admitted freeman of Gt Yarmouth in 1783. Polled at Norwich and Gt Yarmouth between 1790–1831. Richard Bexfield was listed on the title page of the 1801 Cabinet and Chair Makers’ Norwich Book of Prices as one of the retailers of the book, along with J. Payne and Robert Rider.

Source DEFM; Bowett (editorial), ‘1801 ‘Cabinet & Chair Makers’ Norwich Book of Prices’, Regional Furniture (2016)

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