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Adams, William

Harborne, Staffordshire; Tunbridge ware maker (fl.1980-91)

Adderley, Samuel, 2 Court, Branstone St, Birmingham, fancy box, case and caddy maker (1835). [D]

Adye, Thomas, London, carver and sculptor (1730–53). Responsible for the carved mahogany ballot box supplied in 1738 to the Society of Dilettanti for whom he had been appointed sculptor.

Armstrong, —, address unrecorded, u (1719). Received £9 13s from Lady Bowes on 19 February 1719 for upholsterer's work. [Durham RO, D/St/Box 352/1]

Austin, Cornelius snr, Cambridge, joiner (c. 1660–1704). Cornelius Austin is better known for the fixed joinery work that is found in many of the Cambridge colleges such as King's Chapel, Emmanuel Chapel and the Wren Library at Trinity.

Barker, A. & Quin, R.

London; dressing case makers etc. (fl.1877)

Barnett, R., address unrecorded, cm(?) (1796). Supplied an ivory cabinet costing £4 14s 6d to the Hon. James Drummond of Perth, in 1796. [Scottish RO, GD 160/Box 46/XIV Bundle]

Barnsley, Sidney Howard

London & Gloucestershire; furniture designer, furniture maker and architect (b.1865-d.1926)

Batley, William, 13 Brownlow St, Holborn, London, portable desk, dressing case, work box and pocket book manufacturer (1820–29). Recorded as Batey in 1820. [D]

Bayles, William, Market Pl., Barnard Castle, Co. Durham, joiner and cm (1827–39). A bill of 22 July 1839 lists items supplied for Wemmergill, North Yorks.: ‘2 swing glasses tray bott.

Bellamy, George Richard Wildman

London; cabinet maker (b.1844 – d.1915)

Benjamin, Peter & Daphne

London Road, Tonbridge, Kent; Tunbridge ware maker, restorer (fl. c. 1970-2009)

Benois, F., address unrecorded. On 10 October 1814 supplied to the Prince Regent 2 cabinets ornamented with Florentine marble, mounted in ormolu, costing £1,000, another costing £500, and a small toilette box, £50.

Bickerstaff, William

2 Little Vere Street, Piccadilly, London; carver and gilder (fl. 1829)

Bill, Richard & George

Birmingham and London; papier mâché and japan works (fl. 1818–39)

Located at 12, 13 and 14 Summer Lane, Birmingham with a depot at 17 Ave Maria Lane, London.

Blount, Godfrey 

Haslemere, Surrey; artist, author, woodworker & furniture maker (fl. 1896-1900)

Blunt, Robert, address unrecorded, leather case maker (1833–34).

Botton, Alfred

Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Tunbridge ware maker (fl.c.1920-63)

Box, George, 22 Union St, Maidstone, Kent, cm and u (1826–38). [D; poll bks] See James Box.

Box, James, Union St, Maidstone, Kent, cm and u (1838–39). Trading at no. 18 in 1838 and no. 17 in 1839. [D] See George Box.

Box, Philip, address unrecorded, upholder (1720–30). Son of Philip Box, Gent. of South Newington, Oxford; app. to Robert North on 2 November 1720, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 11 November 1730. [GL, Upholders’ Co.