Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (W)

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Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Toone 1725..1738
(registered Nov 1725)
Spoon
William Turner 1755
(registered Jun 1754)
Spoon
W T 1759 Spoon
William Tuite 1759..1769 Basket, coffee pot, tankard Largeworker
(registered c1755)
William Taylor Smallworker
(registered Oct 1764)
W T 1762..1764 Spoon Unregistered mark attributed as probably William Tant by Grimwade, but note that Tant was not made free until 1766.
W T 1767..1768 Ladle, spoon
W T 1772..1775 Mug, spoon, tankard, teapot stand A similar mark registered by William Turton, May 1782 & 1783, 1791
William Turton 1773..1784 Mug, salver, spoon, tea caddy Smallworker
(registered Oct 1773)
Walter Tweedie Spoonmaker
(registered Dec 1775)
Walter Tweedie 1782..1783
(registered Oct 1781)
Ladle, spoon
William Troby 1822..1823
(registered Mar 1812 & 1821)
Flatware, teapot
William M Traies 1822..1827
(registered Jun 1822 & 1823, 1825)
Flatware, goblet
1824..1829
(registered Nov 1824)
William Theobalds 1833..1843
(registered Jan 1834)
Flatware This mark in registration 1834-1838 & 1840-1843. Also a mark with stop between registered Jan 1829:
W.T
Thornhill & Co (Walter Thornhill) 1878..1891
(registered Mar 1878)
Bookmark, flask, jar lid New Bond Street, London
Thomas & William Chawner (1762..1767)
William Tween & Frederick Purnell 1866
(registered Sep 1864)
Box
W T H 1926 Jar lid
William Thomas Imbrey 1905
(registered Mar 1904)
Coaster, epergne Holborn Viaduct, London
William Theobalds & Lockington Bunn 1835..1836
(registered Jun 1835)
Flatware
William Taylor Ryley 1872..1875 Watch case Watch manufacturer, Little Park Street, Coventry

This mark not shown in Culme, but registered at Chester Assay Office Nov 1871

William Theobalds & Robert Metcalfe Atkinson 1838..1840
(registered Jun 1838)
Flatware, knife handle Flatware makers
William Thomas Woodruff 1883
(registered Nov 1883)
Imported mug
Thomas Whipham & William Williams (1739..1741)

(image courtesy of www.silversugartongs.com)
William Turton & William Walbancke c1790
(registered Apr 1784 & 1788)
Tongs Worked together until March 1791




WV

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Vincent 1770..1790 Basket, tea caddy, teapot Unregistered mark
The Vilcar Company (Walter Villa Gilbert) 1908..1910
(registered Apr 1908)
Tongs Also stamped "VILCAR"
John Henry Vere & William Lutwyche 1762..1766 Basket, bowl, coaster, coffee pot Unregistered mark




WW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Williams I 1742..1746
(registered Sep 1742)
Coffee pot, mug, salver, tankard
William Woodward 1759..1760
(registered Oct 1743)
Spoon
William Watkins (c1762)

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
William Withers 1762..1763
(registered Aug 1762)
Spoon
William Williams II 1798
(registered Feb 1797)
Tongs
William Weston 1809..1820
(registered Sep 1810)
Box, spoon
1827..1831
(registered Sep 1822)
William Webb 1817..1838
(registered May 1813 & 1833, 1834)
Watch case Case maker, Clerkenwell, London
William Wright 1824
(registered Feb 1819 & 1829)
Gold watch case Case maker, St Luke's, London
Wakely & Wheeler (1913..1982)
Walter H Willson Ltd 1929..1977, 2001 Creamer, coffee pot, flatware, napkin ring, plate, salt, sucrier, tea strainer King Street, St James, London; subsequently Kingston-Upon-Thames, Surrey
1957..1981
W W 1966..1974 Caster, flatware, salt, tea & coffee service
W W 1988..2004 Bowl, claret jug, coaster, frame, napkin ring, pepperette
W W 1989 Frame

(mark is WWa)
William Watkins c1762 Spoon
Johnson, Walker & Tolhurst Ltd (Walter Walker & Brownfield Tolhurst) 1888..1903
(registered Dec 1885)
Bowl, cruet, flatware, flask, imported box, napkin ring, salver, spoon, tea & coffee service, tray, trophy cup Aldersgate Street, London EC
1902
(registered Feb 1903)
1903..1910
(registered Feb 1903)
1907
(registered Feb 1895)
Wright & Davies (William Thomas Wright & Frederick Davies) 1865..1886
(registered Jun 1864)
Box, cigarette case, clock case, decanter label, flask, frame, jar top, match safe, purse, vanity jar, vesta, vinaigrette Oxford Street, London W

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
Note: mark is W.W over W.W in a 4-lobed punch
Wright & Davies (William Thomas Wright & William Frederick Wright) 1893
(registered Jan 1893)
Wright & Davies (William Frederick Wright) 1899..1918
(registered Jul 1895)
1918..1919
W W Harrison & Co (William Wheatcroft Harrison) (registered May 1879) Montgomery Works, Fargate, Sheffield
William Shaw & William Priest (1745..1762)
William Wrangham Williams 1860..1874
(registered Feb 1860)
Beaker, candlestick, salver, teapot

Note: mark is W.W over W.W in a 4-lobed punch
Wright & Davies (1893)




WY

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Young 1739
(registered Jun 1739)
Spoon