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Greaves, John (1781-96)

Greaves, John, 179 Borough, London, carpet warehouse and u (1781–96). In 1781 took out insurance cover of £600 of which £450 was in respect of utensils and stock. The insurance records show the number as 199 Borough but this may be an error. The business was continued after 1801 at the same address by Elizabeth Greaves. [D; GL, Sun MS vol. 296, p. 510]

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