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Stanley Webb Davies lived in Bowness-on-Windermere and was a leading furniture maker during the Arts and Crafts Movement. His home and former workshop was bequeathed to the Quakers, is now part of the Gatesbield Quaker Housing Association site. The glass slides in the gallery form part of a wider archive collection held at Gatesbield into Stanley Webb Davies and his work. There is also a recent section of photos by Heritage Photo Archive showing his home and workshop. For further information on Gatesbield Quaker Housing Association website click http://www.gatesbield.org.uk/

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Stanley W Davies 1935 Biographical notes & career

Stanley W Davies 1935 Biographical notes & career

Bureau writing desk with drawers

Bureau writing desk with drawers

Cabinet in Oak Dutch mid 18thC_030

Cabinet in Oak Dutch mid 18thC_030

Cabinet in Oak Dutch Omstr 1600_031

Cabinet in Oak Dutch Omstr 1600_031

Carved ceiling beam, Coggeshall, Essex_032

Carved ceiling beam, Coggeshall, Essex_032

Carving of dog_033

Carving of dog_033

Chair with hooped wooden back

Chair with hooped wooden back

Coffer with carved front panels EM 1642_035

Coffer with carved front panels EM 1642_035

Crosby Hall roof timbering Chelsea_036

Crosby Hall roof timbering Chelsea_036

Cross section diagram of oak_037

Cross section diagram of oak_037

Five drawer desk with book rack

Five drawer desk with book rack

Gatesbield Hall, Int shot of staircase, door & table

Gatesbield Hall, Int shot of staircase, door & table

Library with timberwork

Library with timberwork

Man Planing timber

Man Planing timber

Oak tree country lane and car_042

Oak tree country lane and car_042

Ornate chair barley twist back 52107_043

Ornate chair barley twist back 52107_043

Ornately carved cupboard_044

Ornately carved cupboard_044

Palm tree oak cross veneer crosscuts_045

Palm tree oak cross veneer crosscuts_045

Putting together tenon pieces in workshop_046

Putting together tenon pieces in workshop_046

Rough hewn coffer 36486_047

Rough hewn coffer 36486_047