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Livery Company Membership Guide


Silk Throwers' Company


No manuscript sources for membership of this company are held at Guildhall Library.

The Silk Throwers obtained recognition as a Fellowship in 1622, and a charter in 1630. Liverymen of the Silk Throwers' Company are listed in City poll books/electoral registers for 1831-59, available in Guildhall Library Printed Books Section; by 1859 the company appears to have become defunct.


Last updated June 2004

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