The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 2Allen, Thomas
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This ancient fraternity was incorporated by letters patent of Edward IV. bearing date the , by the name of
with a power to make bye-laws for their better regulation.
It is a livery company, and is governed by a master, wardens, and court of assistants.
Carpenters'-hall is situated on the south side of London-wall.
R. Wyatt, esq. thrice master of this company, in , , and , founded an alms-house at Godalming in Surrey, for poor men.