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

Allen, Thomas
1828

Framework-Knitters. 65.

Framework-Knitters. 65.

Arms. Ar. a knitting-frame sa. garnished or, with work pendant in base gu. Supporters. The dexter, a student of the university of Oxford, vested proper, the sinister, a woman proper, vested az. handkerchief, apron, and cuffs to the gown ar. in her dexter hand a knitting-needle, and in her sinister a piece of worsted knit, gu. Motto. Speed, strength, and truth, united.

This fraternity was incorporated by letters patent of Charles II. in the year 1663, by the name of The master, wardens, assistants, and society of the art and mystery of framework-knitters in the cities of London and Westminster, the kingdom of England, and dominion of Wales. It is a livery company, and is under the direction of a master, two wardens, and eighteen assistants.

. a knitting-frame garnished , with work pendant in base . The dexter, a student of the university of Oxford, vested , the sinister, a woman , vested handkerchief, apron, and cuffs to the gown ar. in her dexter hand a knitting-needle, and in her sinister a piece of worsted knit, .

Speed, strength, and truth, united.

This fraternity was incorporated by letters patent of Charles II. in the year , by the name of

The master, wardens, assistants, and society of the art and mystery of framework-knitters in the cities of London and

Westminster

, the kingdom of England, and dominion of Wales.

It is a livery company, and is under the direction of a master, wardens, and eighteen 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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