Curriers


Curriers
   In Cordwainer Street in early times, and in Stow's time in London Wall (S. 82 and 177).
   Incorporated 1605.
   In 3 Ed. II. two plots of land in parish of St. Nicholas Shambles were leased to the Curriers of ox leather for a market for their leather, certain buildings for the purpose being set up for them (Cal. L. Bk. C. 173).
   Fraternity in the Whitefriars, 1367.
   In 1584-5 in draft act for the establishment of the Company of Curriers in London, it was enacted that only freemen and members of the Curriers' Company should practise the trade of dressing, working and currying of leather tanned with oak bark (MSS. H. of Lords, in H. MSS. Com. 3rd Rep. 6).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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