List of Spectacle Makers Lord Mayors

John Johnson

Lord Mayor 1845

Master 1837, 1838 & 1839

Sir George Carroll

Lord Mayor 1846

Master 1833, 1844 & 1845

Sir James Duke

Lord Mayor 1848

Master 1840, 1841, 1842, 1848, 1849 & 1860

Sir Francis Moon
Stationer & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1854

William Cubbitt
Fishmonger & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1860 & 1861

Sir William Anderson Rose

Lord Mayor 1862

Master 1858 & 1877

Sir Benjamin Phillips

Lord Mayor 1865

Master 1867 & 1879

Sir Thomas Dakin

Lord Mayor 1870

Master 1865 & 1876

Sir Andrew Lusk Bt

Lord Mayor 1873

Master 1869, 1870 & 1890

David Stone

Lord Mayor 1874

Master 1868

Sir William McArthur KCMG

Lord Mayor 1880

Master 1875 & 1880

Sir Henry Knight

Lord Mayor 1882

Sir Robert Fowler Bt

Lord Mayor 1883 & 1885

Master 1871 & 1872

George Nottage

Lord Mayor 1884
(Died in office April 1885)

Sir Reginald Hanson
Bt Merchant Taylor & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1886

Master 1899

Sir Polydore de Keyser

Lord Mayor 1887

Master 1891

Sir Joseph Renals Bt

Lord Mayor 1894

Sir George Faudel-Phillips Bt, GCIE

Lord Mayor 1896M

Master 1893 & 1896

Colonel Sir Horatio Davies Bt, KCMG

Lord Mayor 1897

Master 1892 & 1897

Sir Alfred Newton Bt
Fan Maker & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1899

Sir Marcus Samuel Bt
(Afterwards Viscount Bearsted)

Lord Mayor 1902

Master 1902, 1912 & 1913

Sir John Bell Bt
Haberdasher & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1907

Colonel Sir Charles Wakefield Bt, CBE
(Afterwards Viscount Wakefield of Hythe)
Haberdasher & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1915

Master 1920, 1924 & 1925

Sir William Dunn
Wheelwright & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1916

Sir Horace Marshall KCVO, PC, MA, LLD
(Afterwards Lord Marshall of Chipstead)
Stationer & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1918

Master 1918 & 1919

James Roll
Horner & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1920

Sir William Coxon
Cordwainer & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1939

Master 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941 & 1942

Sir Frank Newson-Smith Bt
Turner & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1943

Master 1947, 1948 & 1949

Sir Bracewell Smith Bt, KCVO, BSc

Lord Mayor 1946

Master 1946

Sir Cullum Welch
Haberdasher & Spectacle Maker

Lord Mayor 1956

Sir Frederick Hoare
Spectacle Maker & Goldsmith
(Translated into the Goldsmiths’ Company between Shrievalty & Mayoralty)

Lord Mayor 1961