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Fly, William (1719)

Fly, William, at the ‘Sign of the Three Chairs’, Cannon St, London, u (1719). A bill in the Lincoln RO lists work done and items supplied between 5 August and 21 November 1719, totalling £4 12s 6d. He was paid for putting up and moving beds and hangings, making headcloths and testers, covering window cornices; and supplying ‘a Bedsted with Wheels’, ‘a single raised Tester Cutt Headbord’, and a ‘Sett of Cornishes & Base Mouldings’. Receipt dated 5 December 1719. [Lincoln RO, 2 ANC 12/D/19]

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