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

Allen, Thomas
1828

Dyers. 13.

Dyers. 13.

Arms. Sa. a chevron ingrailed ar. between three bags of madder of the last, corded or. Crest. Three sprigs of the grain tree, erect vert, fructed gu. Supporters. Two leopards rampant guardant ar. spotted with various colours, fire issuing from their ears and mouth proper, both ducally crowned, or. Motto. Da gloriam Deo.

This company was made a brotherhood by Henry VI. in the year 1472, by the name of The wardens and commonalty of the mystery of the dyers of London. Among other privileges granted to this company by their charter, is that of keeping swans on the river Thames. This was originally one of the twelve principal companies, but is now numbered as the thirteenth. It is a livery company, governed by two wardens, and thirty assistants.

. a chevron ingrailed ar. between bags of madder of the last, corded . sprigs of the grain tree, erect , fructed . leopards rampant guardant spotted with various colours, fire issuing from their ears and mouth , both ducally crowned, .

Da gloriam Deo.

This company was made a brotherhood by Henry VI. in the year

395

, by the name of

The wardens and commonalty of the mystery of the dyers of London.

Among other privileges granted to this company by their charter, is that of keeping swans on the river Thames. This was originally of the principal companies, but is now numbered as the . It is a livery company, governed by wardens, and assistants.

 
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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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Edwin C. Bolles papers
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London (England)--History
Antiquities
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