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Bosworth, James (1830-35)

Bosworth, James, Hereford, cm and u (1830–35). Ten bills dated 1830–35 from Bosworth to Capt. N. L. Pateshall, RN of Hereford, list upholstery, bedding, carpets, and furniture supplied, including a wardrobe, £2 2s; chimney glass, £6 10s; mahogany table, £4 10s; dressing table, 18s; music stool, 15s; side board, £4; mahogany library table, £4 4s; bedstead and hangings, £6 10s; and 6 mahogany trafalgar chairs, £6 12s the set. Other items supplied by the versatile Mr Bosworth include ‘19 Gallons Cyder at 1/– a gallon’, bottles, saucepans, fire irons, ivory-handled knives, and brooms. [Herefs. RO, F60/202, 208, 218, 226, 257, 271, 290, 302, 513 and 540]

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