Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section

Livery Company Membership Guide


Longbowstringmakers' Company


N.B. No membership records available for 1786-93; possibly no members admitted.


FREEDOM REGISTERS:

Ms 21112 1559-1633 (Memorandum book; incomplete 1559-1614)
     
Ms 21108/b-d 1638-1712 (One volume; incomplete index)
     
Ms 21114/1 1700-85 (Stamp Duty books; vol 1 indexed;
                /2 1794-7 vol 2 unindexed)

APPRENTICE BINDINGS BOOKS:

Ms 21112 1604-1661 (Memorandum book; unindexed)
     
Ms 21113 1661-8 (Memorandum book; unindexed)

ALPHABETICAL LISTS OF APPRENTICES:

See Cliff Webb's London Livery Company Apprenticeship Registers, Vol.3... Longbowstringmakers' Company 1604-68, 1709, 1714-17 ... (1996). Compiled from Ms 21111/1, 21113 and 21113. Indexed by names of apprentice and master, subjects and places. Available in Guildhall Library Printed Books Section and Manuscripts Section reading room.

QUARTERAGE BOOKS:

Ms 21112 ca.1612-41 (Memorandum book; unindexed)
     
Ms 21115 1669-1714 (Unindexed)

COURT MINUTES:

Ms 21111/1 1670-1717 (Unindexed)
                /2 1830-54 (Unindexed)

Last updated June 2004

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