Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (B)

B& BA BB BC BD BE BF BG BH BI BJ BK BL BM BN BO BP BQ BR BS BT BU BV BW BX BY BZ

B&

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Braybrook & Britten 2001 Pen, wrist watch case Park Parade, Ealing, London W3

Web site

2009
B & B S 1973..1977 Candelabrum, spoon
Blow & Co (registered Aug 1900) Ferdinand Fekelmeyer & Francis William Lloyd trading as Blow & Co, Gracechurch Street, London
Butt & Co 1917..1930
(registered Mar 1906)
Spoon Jewellers & silversmiths, Eastgate Row, Chester & High Street, Wrexham
Brewis & Co 1907..1912
(registered Jan 1907)
Flatware Marshall Street, London
Blackburn & Co 1919
(registered Aug 1907)
Napkin ring
W I Broadway & Co 1936..1939 Brush, mirror
Boodle & Dunthorne 1939..2003 Dish, trophy Lord Street, Liverpool
Blackmore & Fletcher Ltd 1916..1939
(registered Jul 1913)
Bowl, box, candlestick, caster, jug, napkin ring, salver, tazza, tea service, trophy cup Directors: Ernest Blackmore and Joseph Washington Fletcher.

Manufacturing silversmiths, Ramillies Place, Oxford Street, London

Birch & Gaydon 1912..1958
(registered Mar 1911)
Bowl, coffee pot, spoon, table bell, wager cup Goldsmiths, silversmiths & watchmakers, Fenchurch Street, London EC3
B & G West 1931..1945 Hand mirror, jar lid Charles Street, Hatton Garden, London EC1
B & H 1977..1983 Commemorative items (bookmark, decanter label, dish, spoon), napkin clip
Boosey & Hawkes Ltd 1954 Bugle
Brown & Knell Ltd 1912
(registered Aug 1912)
Menu holder, tongs Manufacturing silversmiths, Lisle Street, London W

Successors to H S Brown & Co (see HSB). Company went out of business c1915

B & M 1967 Imported cigar cutter
Barnett & Scott (possibly) 1891..1892 Compass This mark is not shown in Culme, but a similar mark was registered at Chester Assay Office, 1884, by Barnett & Scott, goldsmiths, jewellers, silversmiths, watch & clock makers, White Friar Gate, Hull, Yorkshire
Brook & Son 1913..1931
(registered May 1910)
Butter knife, jug, spoon George Street, Edinburgh
Bracher & Sydenham 1911
(registered Oct 1911)
Caster Minster Street, Reading; subsequently Queen Victoria Street, Reading
Bowden & Sons 1969..1975 Commemorative items: goblet, spoon; decanter label Royal Parade, Plymouth
B & S M 1989 Brooch
Blackburn & Tysall (Francis Blackburn & Alfred Tysall) 1899..1906
(registered Feb 1899)
Basket, bowl, box, brush, dish
Butler & Wilson Ltd 1978..1988 Badge, brooch Fulham Road, London SW3
B & W Ltd 1924..1971 Ecclesiastical silver (communion set, candlestick, pyx box)




BA

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Barnard I 1716
(registered c1713)
Caster
Richard Bayley 1716..1720
(registered Mar 1708)
Cup, mug
Joseph Barbut 1719
(registered Jul 1717)
Spoon A similar mark with less deep crown registered Oct 1703
John Bache 1720
(registered Nov 1700)
Paten
Thomas Bamford 1720
(registered Jan 1720)
Box Noted maker of casters
Benjamin Alfred Green 1865..1866
(registered Jul 1858)
Watch case Case maker
B A H 1984..1997 Armada dish, box, goblet
B A J 1939 Cigarette case
British Automatic Mesh Company 1915..1917
(registered Apr 1913)
Bag Fritz Weiss Jr & George Dresden (of Pforzheim, Germany) trading as British Automatic Mesh Co, manufacturer of machine made mesh bags, Hatton Garden, London
B A O 1977..1989 Letter opener, novelty box, buckle




BB

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
B B 1685 Box, spoon "Unidentified" by Jackson
B B 1762..1765 Mug, spoon, wine funnel This mark not shown in Grimwade
Benjamin Bickerton 1762..1777
(registered Mar 1762 & 1771)
Mug, salt
Benjamin Barling 1850..1861
(registered Sep 1815 & various dates to 1852)
Pipe mount, vesta box High Street, Camden Town, London
Benjamin Barling & Sons 1863
(registered Dec 1862)

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Barnabas Blackburn 1877..1879
(registered May 1875)
Goblet, teapot, tongs
1884
(registered May 1880)
B B 1881 Basket This mark not shown in Culme

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
B B 1936 Pepper mill
B B 1964 Ashtray
B B 1983 Fob medal
Busy Bee 2010..2013
(registered 2010)
Buckle, letter opener, statuette
B B J 1985 Money clip
Borgzinner Brothers Ltd 1901
(registered Aug 1901)
Imported spoon