Gonne Powder House
   Messuage in parish of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate, "the Gonne Powder House," 36 H. VIII. 1544 (L. and P. H. VIII. Dom. S. XIX. Pt. 1, p. 501).
   Not further identified.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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