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

Allen, Thomas


Joiners. 41.

. Gu. a chevron ar. between pair of compasses in chief, extended at the points, and a sphere in base or; on a chief of the last a pale between roses seeded of the , barbed ; on the pale an escollop shell of the . . A demi-savage , wreathed about the head and waist with leaves , holding in his dexter hand, over his shoulder, a tilting spear , headed ar. . naked boys ; the dexter holding in his hand an emblematical female figure, crowned with a mural coronet The sinister holding in his hand a square. .

Join truth with trust.

This company existed in the time of Henry VII. but was not incorporated till the year , when queen Elizabeth granted them her letters patent, by the name of

The master, and wardens, and commonalty of the faculty of the joiners and ceilers of London.

It is a livery company, governed by a master, wardens, and assistants.


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 Title Page
 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
CHAPTER X: Lists and brief Accounts of the various Officers and Courts within the City
CHAPTER XI: Some account of the Ecclesiastical Government of the city of London, with a List and Biographical Notices of the Bishops of the see
CHAPTER XII: Some Account of the Military Government of London, and the Artillery Company
CHAPTER XIII: An Account of the twelve principal Companies of the City of London
CHAPTER XIV: An Account of the Companies of the City of London, alphabetically arranged
 CHAPTER XV: An Account of the River Thames
CHAPTER XVI: Historical and topographical account of London Bridge, Westminster Bridge, Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Bridge, Southwark Bridge, and the Thames Tunnel
CHAPTER XVII: Topographical and Historical Account of the Tower of London