Worshipful Company of Dyers
The Worshipful Company of Dyers is one of the Livery Companies of the City of London. The Dyers' Guild existed in the twelfth century; it received a Royal Charter in 1471. It originated as a trade association for members of the dyeing industry but is now mainly a charitable institution.
The company participates in the ceremony of Swan Upping.
The Dyers' Company ranks thirteenth in the order of precedence of Livery Companies. The Company's motto is Da Gloriam Deo, Latin for Give Glory to God.
Recent Works include payment of a New School Mini-bus For Archbishop Tennisons.
The blazon for the coat of arms is: Sable a chevron engrailed argent between three bags of madder of the last, corded Or.— Crest, three sprigs of the graintree erect Vert, fructed Gules.— Supporters, two leopards rampant guardant Argent spotted with various colours, fire issuing from their ears and mouths Proper, both ducally crowned Or.— Motto, Da gloriam Deo (Give glory to God).
- "Conservation Area Statement: Dyers Company Almshouses Conservation Area" (PDF). Crawley Borough Council. December 1998. Archived from the original on 25 March 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2013.
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