Hi, you are logged in as , if you are not , please click here

The Merchant Taylors of York: A History of the Craft and Company from the 14th to the 20th Centuries

Taylors cover



ed David M. Smith & R.B. Dobson; Borthwick Texts and Studies 33; ISBN 978-1904497-16-5.


Detailed Description

Chapters cover the entire fascinating history of the Taylors Company in York, from their medieval beginnings to the millenium, including the construction of the medieval hall. Published in association with the York Company of Merchant Taylors.

Contributors: H. Swanson, Crafts, Fraternities and Guilds in late medieval York

R.B. Dobson, The Tailors of York: from craft to company

W.J. Sheils, The Company of Tailors and Drapers, 1551-1662

S.D. Smith, Inexorable Decline or Successful Adaption? The York Merchant Taylors Company, 1662-1776

E. Royle, The Merchant Taylors in the 19th and 20th centuries

J. Baily. The construction of the Tayors' Hall: a curious history

How would you rate your experience today?

How can we contact you?

What could we do better?

   Change Code