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

Allen, Thomas
1828

Shipwrights. 59.

Shipwrights. 59.

Arms. Az. an antique hulk, the stern terminating with the head of a dragon; in the hulk the ark with three doors in the side, a step-ladder, all or, on a chief ar. the cross of St. George gu, charged on the centre with a lion passant guardant of the second. Crest. An ark or, on ground vert; on the top of the ark a dove ar. holding in the beak an olive branch vert.

This was a society by prescription for a great number of years, but was at length incorporated by king James I. in the year 1605, by the name of The master, wardens, and commonalty of the art or mystery of shipwrights, London.

It is governed by a master, two wardens, and sixteen assistants; and was admitted to have a livery in the year 1782. Their hall, which stood at Ratcliffe Cross, being pulled down, they now meet in the Irish chamber, at Guildhall.

. an antique hulk, the stern terminating with the head of a dragon; in the hulk the ark with doors in the side, a step-ladder, all , on a chief the cross of St. George , charged on the centre with a lion passant guardant of the . . An ark , on ground ; on the top of the ark a dove holding in the beak an olive branch

This was a society by prescription for a great number of years, but was at length incorporated by king James I. in the year , by the name of

The master, wardens, and commonalty of the art or mystery of shipwrights, London.

It is governed by a master, wardens, and assistants; and was admitted to have a livery in the year . Their hall, which stood at Ratcliffe Cross, being pulled down, they now meet in the Irish chamber, at .

 
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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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