The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 2Allen, Thomas
Felt Makers. 64.
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The felt or hat-makers were anciently united with the haberdashers; but a separation being obtained by the former, they were by letters patent of James I. in the year , incorporated by the name of
This is a livery company, governed by a master, wardens, and assistants. They hold their meetings at Pewterers' hall.