f Sheffield Makers Marks - C

Silver Makers' Marks - Sheffield Assay Office (C)



Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Cohen & Charles 1949..1961
(registered May 1898)
Penknife Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London
Clive & Clarissa Cooke 1993 Miniature Note a very similar London mark
Creswick & Co 1864
(registered Mar 1863)
Basket, mug Sycamore Street, Sheffield
Cowlishaw & Co 1897..1898
(registered Mar 1897)
Flatware Arundel Street, Sheffield
C & Co 1923 Flatware
C & P C Co 1931..1932 Trophy cup
Collingwood & Sons Ltd 1933..1939 Ladle, napkin ring, sauce boat, spoon, tea service, toast rack Watchmakers & jewellers, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough; also Stockton, Darlington & Hartlepool


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C A & S 1975 Fork
C A C 1900 Fruit knife
Charles & George Asprey 1905 Salver, tea kettle & burner Note: this mark apparently not registered at Sheffield Assay Office
Allen & Darwin 1889..1892
(registered Aug 1887)
Knife ferrule, spoon & tongs set Portland Works, Arundel Sreet, Sheffield


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
William Beatson & Sons 1887..1889
(registered Feb 1879)
Fish servers, knife handle ferrule, napkin ring Albion Works, Fitzwilliam Street, Sheffield
(registered Dec 1899)
C B & Co 1929..1931 Box, tea service
Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd 1900..1913
(registered Jun 1900)
Button, cocktail stick, dish, flatware, menu holder, napkin ring, pepperette, salver, tea service, tray, wine funnel Don Plate Works, Arundel Street, Sheffield & Holborn Viaduct, London
Boardman & Glossop 1872..1878
(registered Mar 1871)
Cruet, mug, tea service & tray Clarence Works, Pond Street, Sheffield
Roberts & Belk (Charles Belk & E Parkin) 1879..1885
(registered Jul 1879)
Coffee pot, creamer, cruet set, mug, napkin ring, spoon, toast rack Furnival Works, Sheffield

For this company's earlier and later marks see at "R&B"

C BL 1977..1998 Ingot pendant, money clip
C Brs 1946 Spoon


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C C 1899 Vesta This mark is not shown in the Sheffield Assay Office Register, but is identical to that of Colen Hewer Cheshire (Birmingham & Chester)

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C C 1977 Ingot pendant
C C 1996 Bookmark
C C 1996 Place card holder
C C & S 1929 Penknife
Chesterfield College Of Art 1970..1983 Goblet, tea service, vase
Sibray, Hall & Co Ltd (Charles Clement Pilling) 1907..1922
(registered Sep 1907)
Basket, condiment set, egg cup, napkin ring, quaich, spoon, tea service Fitzwalter Works, St Mary's Road, Sheffield
Chamberlain Clarke Partnership 2000 Imported letter opener Company wound up c2007
C C P 2002 Flatware


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Charles De Boer 1962..2002 Candle holder, dish Obstetrician and gynaecologist, Rodney Street, Liverpool & Winrarleigh Street, Warrington (b1921, d2013)


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C E 1947 Spoon
Charles Ellis & Co 1898
(registered Dec 1893)
Spoon Norfolk Street, Sheffield
Constantine & Floyd 1891..1896 Button hook, fruit knife Caroline Street, Birmingham; subsequently Regent Place, Birmingham
Constantine & Floyd Ltd 1912..1921
(registered Apr 1902)
Charles Edward Nixon 1880
(registered Jun 1880)
Cruet stand, dish, kettle on stand, pin tray, tazza St Wolfran's Works, Rockingham Street, Sheffield
(registered Jun 1881)
Pinder Brothers 1888..1902
(registered Dec 1888)
Napkin ring, salt, spoon, tea service Rockingham Lane, Sheffield
C E W 2007 Candle holder


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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C F 1870..1873 Claret jug, creamer, decanter label, salt, sucrier Mark not shown in the Sheffield RegisterWatson, B.W. - The Sheffield Assay Office Register,  Wm Townsend & Sons, Sheffield, 1911 but may be the mark of Charles Favell who traded as Creswick & Co until 1887
C F 1877..1885 Cigar lighter, claret jug, inkwell, pepperette, spoon
Charles Favell & Co 1886..1897
(registered May 1887)
Bowl, caster, dish, salver, spoon Arundel Street Sheffield
(registered Mar 1901)
C F B (or G F B?) 1926..1929 Spoon
Charles F Hall 1996 Bowl


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Caithness Glass 1972 Ring Wick, Scotland
C G & Co 1980 Spoon


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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C H 1966 Knife handle
C H 1977 Ingot pendant
C H B 1904 Knife handle Mark not shown in the Sheffield Register of marksWatson, B.W. - The Sheffield Assay Office Register,  Wm Townsend & Sons, Sheffield, 1911

Possibly C H Beatson

C H Beatson 1927..1946 Knife & fork handles, napkin ring Moor Head Works, Button Lane, Sheffield
Charles Henry Hattersley 1899..1904
(registered Oct 1892)
Tea service, toast rack Napier Street, Sheffield
Hoopers Jewellery 1986..1989 Thimble (one of a set of 4 featuring all assay office marks) Charles Henry Hooper & Mrs Sybil Elsie Hooper trading as Hoopers Jewellery, Vyse Street, Birmingham
Hawksworth, Eyre & Co (1867)


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Christopher Johnson & Co 1912..1916
(registered Feb 1903)
Jar top, salver, spoon Western Works, Portobello, Sheffield.
Charles James Allen 1927..1937 Flatware, fruit knife, grape scissors, presentation trowel Formerly of Allen & Darwin
C J (C) Ltd 1940 Spoon
C J Vander Ltd 1958..1961 Ash tray, basket, bowl, candlestick, claret jug, dish, decanter label, dish, flatware, goblet, knife handle, salver, tea service, wine funnel Company founded by Cornelius Joshua Vander in 1886; closed 2007


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Cooper Ludlam Ltd 1985..1993 Knife handle Cutlery manufacturers, Progress Works, Sudbury Street, Sheffield
C Ltd 1988..1993 Caddy spoon, candle snuffer, letter opener
Levesley Brothers 1877..1889
(registered Aug 1868)
Fish servers, presentation trowel, salt, spoon Central Works, West Street, Sheffield


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Mappin Brothers (Charles Mappin) 1878..1881
(registered Mar 1878)
Salt & spoon Regent Street, London; King William Street, London & Queen's Cutlery Works, Sheffield
The Churchill Mint 1972..1979 Keyring penknife, limited edition items (plate, spoon) Glossop Road, Sheffield

(image courtesy of Gary Rooney)

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C M 1993 Box
C M A 1938 Flatware, knife blade, napkin ring Note similarity to CJA mark of Charles James Allan. This mark seen on a pair of cocktail forks, one dated 1938 with this mark and the other 1933 with CJA.
C M Ltd 1975 Fob medal


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Charles Needham 1838
(registered Aug 1810
Knife handle Plate worker, Wicker, Sheffield

Sheffield RegisterWatson, B.W. - The Sheffield Assay Office Register,  Wm Townsend & Sons, Sheffield, 1911 shows Needham's mark with a pellet:

Christopher Lawrence 1994 Dish


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C P 1922..1923 Fruit knife
Charles Packer & Co 1907..1910
(registered Jul 1907)
Dish, kettle & burner, tazza Regent Street, London


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C S 1975..1978 Box, posy holder
Camelot Silverware Ltd 1978..2013 Caster, claret jug, dish, figurine, flask, goblet, perfume bottle, place card holder, quaich, salver Gibraltar Street, Sheffield

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C S F 1942..1944 Napkin ring, salver An apparently identical London mark for this period registered by Charles Solomon Farbey, electroplate manufacturer, Tudor Place, London W1
Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings (Frank) Shepherd 1898..1899
(registered Apr 1892)
Fruit knife Bartlett's Passage, Holborn Circus, London; subsequently Fetter Lane, London EC4
Charles S Green & Co Ltd (registered Feb 1907) Warstone Lane, Birmingham; later Cogent Works, St Paul's Square, Birmingham & Hatton Garden, London


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C T Burrows & Sons (Charles Turman Burrows) 1904..1905
(registered Jun 1903)
Flatware, fruit knife, knife handle Branston Street, Birmingham
(registered Jun 1907)
C T M 1956..1961 Spoon An identical mark in use for London by C T Maine Ltd of Jersey


Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
C W 1941 Napkin ring
Charles Westwood & Sons (registered Jun 1896) Hall Street, Birmingham
C W Fletcher & Son Ltd (Charles William Fletcher) 1901..1938
(registered May 1894)
Basket, condiments, dish, flatware, fruit knife, napkin ring, salver, teapot, tray Sterling Works, Bramhall Lane, Sheffield

Company taken over Mar 2002 by James Robinson Inc of New York and renamed Fletcher Robinson Ltd

Charles William Shapland 1898
(registered Jun 1897)
Spoon "Jeweller & Pawnbroker" (ref: 1901 census), High Holborn, London, WC
C W Sellors Ltd 2001..2004 Brooch, earring, gold bracelet