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Baker, Barnard

Covent Garden, London; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1751–d.

Bellamy, John, Sanvey Gate, Leicester, carpenter, turner and joiner (1767–75). Took app. named William Hall in 1767. Announced auction of stock in trade, including ‘Claw tables, set, of chairs etc’, Leicester Journal, 1775. [Leicester freemen rolls]

Douglass, James, Claypath, Durham, joiner and cm (1816). Announcement concerning end of partnership with Hopper and continuation of business alone, Durham County Advertiser, 16 March 1816.

Fell, Joseph, Half Mood Inn Yd, Bigg Mkt, Newcastle, cm (1816). Sale by Joseph Fell of stock of ‘an eminent CABINET-MAKER’ declining business, announced in Durham County Advertiser, 29 June 1816.

Gardiner, —, address unknown, cm (1744). In 1744 supplied a mahogany claw table to Holkham Hall, Norfolk at a cost of 16s. [V & A archives]

Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.

Hollinshed, Thomas

corner of Great Queen Street, Drury Lane, London; turner (fl. 1755)

James, George, Plymouth, Devon, u and cm (1801). In November 1801 his stock was sold for the benefit of his creditors.

King, Thomas

Long Acre, London; cabinet maker and gilder (fl. 1742)

Lovell, Richard, London, broker and cm (1715–d. by 1742). In October 1715 took out insurance cover of £100 on a house in Hosier Lane, parish of St Sepulchre. He was stated to be a freeman joiner.

Mackinder, George, King St, Golden Sq., London, carpenter and cm (1739–44). Provided the Duke of Gordon with items for his London house in 1739, totalling £3 13s 6d and including ‘A Fine Mahogany pillar & claw table’.

Newton, James

Wardour Street, London; upholsterer, cabinet maker, decorator, appraiser, agent, undertaker (b.1760-d.1829)

Oliffe, Robert, London, cm (1769–70). Paid £44 9s 6d for goods supplied to Sylas Neville of Scratby Hall near Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk on 7 June, 7 July and 4 August 1769. The items included a table and elbow chair.

Pyner, Francis snr and jnr

Lombard Street, London, upholder and cabinet maker (fl. 1764–93)

Saunders, John, Brighton, Sussex, cm, u and joiner (1827–41). John Saunders appears to have continued the family's general upholstery work at Brighton Pavilion after the death of his father, Thomas Saunders, c.1826.

Smith, Richard, address unknown, cm and frame maker (1738–41). Undertook commissions for Stoneleigh, Warks. for the Dowager Lady Leigh.

Thornton, John, London, joiner (1812). Carried out work, probably at 2 Hamilton Pl., Piccadilly, the London house of John, 6th Duke of Bedford.