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

Allen, Thomas
1828

Fletchers. 39.

Fletchers. 39.

Arms.Granted 2 Hen. vii, 1487. Az. a chevron between three arrows or, headed and feathered ar. Crest. A demi-angel proper, with wings indorsed or, vested of the last, holding a bundle of arrows or.

Though this is only a company by prescription, it has nevertheless obtained a coat of arms and a livery; and appears to be in all respects as firmly established as those incorporated by letters patent. It is governed by two wardens, and ten assistants. They had formerly a convenient hall in St. Mary Axe; but it having for some years past, been used as a warehouse for goods, they now meet at the George and Vulture in Cornhill.

The Names of the Company of Ffletchers from the Record in the Chapter-house. Willm. ShermanThomas Sherman Richard HughsonJohn Stodard Willm. TempleHugh Jonson John WylshireRobert Griffyn Willm. SmytheJohn Tomlynson Thomas HygsonThomas Jakett Lewes OwenRichard Gryffyn Thomas NeleJohn Cartwright John FfremyngerRichard Blacher Robert MichellRichard Salford Thomas SmytheRichard Clerke Nycholas BageleyThomas Hasylwall John RomynRichard Pkynson John HeronRichard Hertwell Willm. NortheFfraunces Richardson Robert BraseWillm. Birde Robert MalynneAntony Tomson, the elder John StarkyAntony Tomson, the younger Nicholas StoneOwen Beddowe John GreneWillm. Lyndesey John PhilippsMaurice Wykes John FflodeLeonarde Chambre

. a chevron between arrows , headed and feathered . A demi-angel , with wings indorsed , vested of the last, holding a bundle of arrows

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Though this is only a company by prescription, it has nevertheless obtained a coat of arms and a livery; and appears to be in all respects as firmly established as those incorporated by letters patent. It is governed by wardens, and assistants. They had formerly a convenient hall in ; but it having for some years past, been used as a warehouse for goods, they now meet at the George and Vulture in .

 
 
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[] Granted 2 Hen. vii, 1487.

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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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