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Historic Woodworker Videos #50: Gillow & Co: 100 Years of Furniture Production

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Blog entry by Hoosierwoodcraft posted 04-15-2022 12:02 PM 759 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Today, I have posted a historic woodworking tribute to Gillow and Company, a British Furniture Company run by three generations of the Gillow Family from 1730 to 1840. The family successfully imported mahogany from the West Indies ad created a productive furniture workshop in Lancaster, England. They successfully competed against the leading cabinet makers of the 18th century and established their own store in downtown London.

You can see the tribute video by clicking on https://youtu.be/Dx4HB1JaivU

Have a Happy Easter

-- Thanks to the Wood Spirit, Tom



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