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Livery Company Membership Guide


Pinmakers' Company


N.B. No other records of membership survive. The Pinmakers were incorporated in 1636 (before this date they were associated with the Girdlers' Company). Little is known about the Company post 1723.


ALPHABETICAL LISTS OF APPRENTICES:

See Cliff Webb's London Livery Company Apprenticeship Registers, Vol.9 ... Pinmakers' Company 1691-1723 (1997). Compiled from Ms 185. Indexed by names of apprentice and master, subjects and places. Available in Guildhall Library Printed Books and Manuscripts Section reading room.

COURT MINUTES:

Ms 185 1691-1723 (Includes freedom admissions and apprentice bindings; unindexed)

see also WARDENS' ACCOUNTS:

Wardens' accounts 1462-1510 can be found in the memorandum and account book (Ms 6526 - photocopy of BL Egerton Ms 1142), and include some separate quarterage lists and apprentices presentments; some freedoms can be found included within the general account entries.


Last updated June 2004

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