Gunpowder Alley
   West out of Shoe Lane, at No. 92, to 8 East Harding Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (P.O. Directory).
   First mention: O. and M. 1677.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • East Harding Street —    East out of Great New Street, at No. 12, to Gunpowder Alley (P.O. Directory). In Farringdon Ward Without.    First mention: O. and M. 1677.    The south side from 9 Great New Street to Gunpowder Alley, Shoe Lane, was called Goldsmith Row in… …   Dictionary of London

  • New Street —    1) West from Cloth Street to King Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (O.S. 1880).    See Newbury Street.    2) Identified with Chancery Lane (q.v.). See Fetter Lane.    3) North out of Cloth Fair at No.43 (P.O. Directory). Led into Aldersgate… …   Dictionary of London

  • Bayning's Almshouse —    In Gunpowder Alley, Crutched Friars. Erected in 1631 by Viscount Sudbury (Dodsley, 1761).    Not named in the maps …   Dictionary of London

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  • Dorset Court —    1) East out of Dorset Street at Nos. 15 and 16 (P.O. Directory). In Farringdon Ward Without.    First mention: O. and M. 1677.    It was formerly known as Salisbury Court, and the site was occupied by a large house built and inhabited by the… …   Dictionary of London

  • Dove Court —    1) East out of Addle Hill. In Castle Baynard Ward (P.C. 1732 Boyle, 1799).    Not named in the maps.    2) South out of Lombard Street and east to St. Swithin s Lane. In Langbourn and Walbrook Wards (O. and M. 1677 Elmes, 1831).    A tradesman …   Dictionary of London

  • Goldsmith Row —    The south side of East Harding Street from 9 Great New Street to Gunpowder Alley, Shoe Lane, was so called in Lockie, 1810, and Elmes, 1831.    Not named in the maps …   Dictionary of London

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