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

Allen, Thomas
1828

Starch-Makers. 86.

Starch-Makers. 86.

Arms. Az. two garbs in saltiers or; on a chief gu. a lion passant guardant or. Crest. A woman's head and breast proper, vested. . . her hair dishevelled, all within a chaplet of wheat, proper. Supporters. The dexter a labouring man, on his head a cap, habited in a short jacket and breeches, stockings and shoes, all proper ; in his dexter hand a hammer erect of the last. The sinister a female figure, representing plenty, in her sinister hand a cornucopiae and round her temples ears of wheat proper.

This company was incorporated by letters patent of James I. in the year 1662, by the appellation of The master, wardens, assistants, and commonalty of the art or mystery of starch-makers, London.

They are governed by a master, two wardens, and twenty-four assistants; but have no livery, or hall.

Arms. garbs in saltiers ; on a chief a lion passant guardant or. . A woman's head and breast , vested. . . her hair dishevelled, all within a chaplet of wheat, . The dexter a labouring man, on his head a cap, habited in a short jacket and breeches, stockings and shoes, all ; in his dexter hand a hammer erect of the last. The sinister a female figure, representing plenty, in her sinister hand a cornucopiae and round her temples ears of wheat

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This company was incorporated by letters patent of James I. in the year , by the appellation of

The master, wardens, assistants, and commonalty of the art or mystery of starch-makers, London.

They are governed by a master, wardens, and assistants; but have no livery, or hall.

 
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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
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 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
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