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Carpenter, John (1741)

Carpenter, John

Sunderland, Co. Durham; carver (fl.1741)

Listed in York poll bk in 1741 with an address given as ‘Hilton Castle’ which may be Hylton Castle, near Sunderland, Co. Durham. Worked on the Gothick building at Gibside in 1753.

Source: DEFM, Medlam, ‘William Greer at Gibside’, Furniture History (1990).

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