The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 2

Allen, Thomas
1828

Distillers. 74.

Distillers. 74.

Arms. Az. a fesse wavy ar. in chief the sun in splendour, encircled with a cloud distilling drops of rain, all proper; in base a distillatory double armed or on a fire proper, with two worms and bolt receivers of the second. Crest, A garb of barley, environed with a vine fructed, both proper, Supporters. The dexter, the figure of a man representing a Russian, habited in the dress of the country, all proper; the sinister, an Indian, vested round the waist with feathers of various colours, wreathed about the temples with feathers as the last; in his hand a bow, at his back a quiver of arrows, all proper. Motto. Drop as rain, distill as dew.

The distillers were incorporated by king Charles I. in the year 1638, by the name of The master, wardens, assistants, and commonalty of the trade, art, or mystery of distillers of London.

This is a livery company, and is governed by a master, three wardens, and nineteen assistants: but having no hall belonging to it, the meetings of the company are held at Drapers'-hall.

. a fesse wavy in chief the sun in splendour, encircled with a cloud distilling drops of rain, all ; in base a distillatory double armed or on a fire , with worms and bolt receivers of the . , A garb of barley, environed with a vine fructed, , . The dexter, the figure of a man representing a Russian, habited in the dress of the country, all ; the sinister, an Indian, vested round the waist with feathers of various colours, wreathed about the temples with feathers as the last; in his hand a bow, at his back a quiver of arrows, all .

Drop as rain, distill as dew.

The distillers were incorporated by king Charles I. in the year , by the name of

The master, wardens, assistants, and commonalty of the trade, art, or mystery of distillers of London.

This is a livery company, and is governed by a master, wardens, and assistants: but having no hall belonging to it, the meetings of the company are held at Drapers'-hall.

 
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 Title Page
 Dedication
 CHAPTER I: History of London, from the Accession of William and Mary, to the reign of George the Second
 CHAPTER II: History of London during the reign of George the Second
 CHAPTER III: History of London from the Accession of George the Third, to the year 1780
 CHAPTER IV: History of London continued to the Union
 CHAPTER V: History of London from the Union to the Jubilee, 1809
 CHAPTER VI: History of London from the Jubilee to the Peace of 1814
 CHAPTER VII: History of London continued to the accession of George the Fourth
 CHAPTER VIII: Account of the Civil Government of the City by Portreves, Bailiffs, and Mayors, with a list of the latter...
 CHAPTER IX: An account of the Aldermen and Sheriffs, with a list of the latter
collapseCHAPTER X: Lists and brief Accounts of the various Officers and Courts within the City
collapseCHAPTER XI: Some account of the Ecclesiastical Government of the city of London, with a List and Biographical Notices of the Bishops of the see
collapseCHAPTER XII: Some Account of the Military Government of London, and the Artillery Company
collapseCHAPTER XIII: An Account of the twelve principal Companies of the City of London
collapseCHAPTER XIV: An Account of the Companies of the City of London, alphabetically arranged
 CHAPTER XV: An Account of the River Thames
collapseCHAPTER XVI: Historical and topographical account of London Bridge, Westminster Bridge, Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Bridge, Southwark Bridge, and the Thames Tunnel
collapseCHAPTER XVII: Topographical and Historical Account of the Tower of London
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Antiquities
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