Silver Makers' Marks - Sheffield Assay Office (W)

W& WA WB WC WD WE WF WG WH WI WJ WK WL WM WN WO WP WQ WR WS WT WU WV WW WX WY WZ

WJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William J Holmes

William J Holmes Ltd (after c1938)

(registered Aug 1903) Hockley Hill, Birmingham
W J H Ltd 1927..1935 Spoon




WK

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Walker Knowles & Co 1846..1860
(registered Dec 1840)
Candlestick, chamberstick, coaster, cup, decanter label, dish, salver Plate workers, Burgess Street, Sheffield




WL

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Walter Latham 1898..1899
(registered Jul 1893)
Candlestick, inkwell Brocco Works, Solly Street, Sheffield
Walter Latham & Son 1899..1912
(registered Jan 1900)
William Lister & Sons 1912..1925
(registered Sep 1895)
Bowl, ladle, salver, sauce boat, tea service, tea strainer Grey Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
W L S 1991 Box
W Ltd 2001 Scent bottle




WM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Mammatt 1882..1889
(registered Sep 1876)
Mug, presentation trowel The mark registered in 1876 did not have a stop between W and M

Albion Plate Works, Division St, Sheffield


(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
William Morton 1890..1896
(registered Jul 1885)
Folding scissors, fruit knife Old Rockingham Works, Rockingham Street, Sheffield
W M 1899 Fruit knife
William Mammatt & Son 1897..1906
(registered Dec 1885)
Basket, bowl, claret jug, kettle & burner, mug, salt, salver, teapot Arundel Street, Sheffield
William Morton & Sons 1898..1929
(registered Jun 1898)
Fruit knife, pocket knife Old Rockingham Works, Rockingham Street, Sheffield




WN

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Nowill (in partnership with John Nowill) 1827..1844
(registered Jun 1825)
Fruit knife Meadow Street, Sheffield
William Needham 1894..1938
(registered Jun 1891)
Butter knife blade, fruit knife, orange peeler, pen knife Jessop Street, Sheffield; subsequently Eyre Street, Sheffield & Hill Street, Sheffield

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1898..1908, 1935
William Neale

William Neale & Son (from 1890)

William Neale & Son Ltd (from 1909)

1897..1898
(registered Jun 1898)
Box, card case, dish, perfume bottle, vesta Warstone Lane, Birmingham




WP

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Walter Adams Phillips 1904..1913
(registered Apr 1896)
Ladle, spoon Holborn Circus, London
W P & P 1948 Flatware
William Padley & Son 1872..1878
(registered Oct 1875)
Basket, cruet, egg cruet, ink stand Burgess Street, Sheffield; subsequently Howard Street, Sheffield
William Padley & Son

subsequently W Padley & Son Ltd

1896
(registered May 1892)
William Philip Whiteman (probably) 1918 Spoon Vyse Street, Birmingham

N.B. This mark identified from identical entries in Chester & Birmingham registers only





WR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Wingfield Rowbotham & Co 1903..1909
(registered Jun 1899)
Spoon & tongs set Suffolk Road, Sheffield
Walker & Hall (1892..1894)
W R Humphreys & Co

subsequently W R Humphreys & Co Ltd

1899..1908
(registered Mar 1899)
Caster, flatware Eyre Street, Sheffield
W R Humphreys & Co Ltd (probably) 1934..1952 Flatware, penknife Haddon Works, Denby Street, Sheffield
W R S 1975 Tray