Silver Makers' Marks - Sheffield Assay Office (W)

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WC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
James Chesterman & Co

subsequently James Chesterman & Co Ltd

1904..1914
(registered Nov 1885)
Tape measure Bow Works, Pomona Street, Sheffield
William Charles Eaton 1888..1894
(registered May 1883)
Fob medal Melbourne Works, Sydney Street, Sheffield
William Clark Manton 1885
(registered May 1882)
Fruit knife Hylton Street, Vyse Street, Birmingham




WD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Darby 1785
(registered Nov 1785)
"Patent" spoon Plate Worker, Pea Croft, Sheffield
W D 1848 Fruit knife Mark does not appear in the Sheffield Register but may be a retailer's mark as it appears to be an overstamp
W & M Dodge (William Dodge) 1867
(registered Mar 1866)
Fruit knife Market Place, Manchester
William Devenport 1899
(registered Aug 1895)
Ferrule Spencer Street, Birmingham; subsequently Northwood Street, Birmingham
M D Q (1963..1972)




WE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
W E V 1965 Tea strainer
W E V 1986 Coaster




WF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
William Fox c1790
(registered Dec 1775)
Fruit knife Plate worker, West Barr
William Fairbairns & Sons 1886..1889
(registered May 1885)
Goblet, trophy cup St Mary Axe, London EC
Fordham & Faulkner (William Charles Fordham & Albert Buckley Faulkner) 1896..1913
(registered Jun 1896)
Basket, candlestick, coffee pot, napkin ring, salver, sauce boat, tea service, trophy Orchard Works, Sheffield; from 1899 Cambridge Street, Sheffield

Partnership dissolved May 1916; business continued by Fordham as "Fordham & Fordham", Buckley going into business on his own





WG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Gallimore & Co 1886..1888
(registered Oct 1867)
Flatware, knife blade, knife rest, spoon Arundel Works, Sheffield
William Gallimore & Sons 1892..1930
(registered May 1892)
Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co
(William Gibson & John Lawrence Langman)
1882..1897
(registered Feb 1881)
Candlestick, flatware, pepperette, tea service Regent Street, London
Mappin Brothers (William Gibson & John Lawrence Langman) 1890
(registered Jan 1890)
Coffee pot, creamer, cruet, flatware, salt Baker's Hill, Sheffield
1889..1892
(registered Jan 1890)
W G W 1976 Napkin ring, spoon




WH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Hutton & Son 1864
(registered Jun 1857)
Butter knife High Street, Sheffield
William Hazlett 1903
(registered Apr 1903)
Butter knife Cheapside, London
W H 1925 Knife
W H & Co 1868 Fruit knife This mark not shown in Sheffield Assay Office Register
William Hutton & Sons Ltd 1896..1939, 1997
(registered Apr 1894)
Ash tray, bowl, caster, decanter label, flask, flatware, fruit knife, inkwell, mug, salt, salver, tea caddy, tea kettle, tea & coffee service, toast rack, trophy cup, trophy shield West Street, Sheffield, Hanley Street, Birmingham & Farringdon Road, London
W H E 1910 Cruet
W H M 1929 Spoon
William Henry May 1938 Tea strainer Clumber Street, Nottingham
W T H (1953)