- The Girdlers
- Ordinances made concerning the "mestier" of Girdlers of London, 1326-7, I Ed. III. (Cal. L. Bk. F. p. 108).Elections to Mistery of Girdlers, 1328 (ib. E. p. 232).Had their seld in Westchepe called "Gerdleresselde" in parish of St. Pancras in 1332-3 (Ct. H.W. I. 384).Incorporated 1449. Pinners and Wiredrawers incorporated with them 1568.
A Dictionary of London. Henry A Harben. 1918.
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