Crown Alley
   In Bridewell precinct by Fleet Ditch (W. Stow, 1722).
   Not named in the maps.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Crown Alley, Minories —    West out of the Minories. In Portsoken Ward (P.C. 1732 Boyle, 1799).    Former name : Crown Court (O. and M. 1677).    In Strype s map, ed. 1720, Black Horse Alley (q.v.) seems to occupy the site of Crown Court.    Crown Alley disappeared… …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Alley, Tudor Street —    See Crown Court …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Alley, Houndsditch —    South west out of Houndsditch. In Portsoken Ward (O. and M. 1677).    Not shown in the later maps and guides unless it is the same as Red Lyon Court, which seems to be placed further east in O. and M. than in Strype s maps …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Alley, Petticoat Lane —    South west out of Petticoat Lane (Middlesex Street). In Portsoken Ward (Boyle, 1799).    Earliest mention: Rocque, 1746.    (Shown in Strype s map of the Ward, 1720, but not named.)    Removed towards the end of the 18th century for the… …   Dictionary of London

  • Rose and Crown Alley —    1) See Rose and Crown Court, St. Katherine s Lane.    2) South out of Fleet Street, at No.62, to the Thames, nearly opposite Bouverie Street, Whitefriars, in Farringdon Ward Without (Lockie, 1810 16).    Not named in the maps.    3) South out… …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Crown Alley —    1) See Three Crown Court, Minories.    2) South west out of Houndsditch (O. and M. 1677).    Site rebuilt for business purposes.    Name derived from the sign …   Dictionary of London

  • Hand and Crown Alley —    North out of Holborn, opposite Holborn Bridge, between King s Arms Inn and Swan Inn, in Farringdon Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1720, I. iii. 283, and Boyle, 1799).    Site now covered by Holborn Viaduct and the approaches.    Named after the… …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Crown Alley, Bride Lane —    See Three Crowns Yard …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Court —    1) South out of Cheapside at No. 64, next to Sir John Bennett s (P.O Directory). In Cheap Ward.    First mention: O. and M. 1677.    Probably named after the house called the Crown occupied by a Mercer, temp. H. VIII.    See Crowned Seld.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Court, Minories —    See Crown Alley …   Dictionary of London

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