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Mr Chew

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Mr Chew

'The history and antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and other parts adjacent, Volume 5' names a 'Mr Chew' as the caster or sculptor of the Cumberland statue.

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Mr Chew

Creations Information

William Duke of Cumberland

The original was in lead and gilt and was, apparently, London's first outdoor...

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James Purdey the younger

James Purdey the younger

Gunmaker, built premises in 1880 to house his new showrooms and workshops, James Purdey & Sons Ltd. The Picture Source website has a short on-line history and also informs about a book on the...

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1 memorial
Christopher St. J.  H. Daniel

Christopher St. J. H. Daniel

Sundial designer. Has published a Shire book "Sundials" .

Person, Craft / Design

1 memorial
Murad, son of Abdullah

Murad, son of Abdullah

Gun maker active in 1524. The inscription reads "Turkish gun made by Murad, son of Abdullah, Chief Gunner in 1524" but that doesn't make it clear who was the Chief Gunner: Murad or Abdullah. We gue...

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1 memorial
Christopher Pinchbeck

Christopher Pinchbeck

Clock maker. Invented the alloy of copper and zinc which closely resembles gold.

Person, Craft / Design

1 memorial
St Dunstan

St Dunstan

Born near Glastonbury. Active around 930 - 960. Patron saint of armourers, goldsmiths, locksmiths, and jewellers. His feast day is May 19th.

Person, Craft / Design, Religion

1 memorial