Half Moon, Cheapside
   Messuage so called in Westchepe in parish of Blessed Mary Colechurch, 23 Eliz. (Lond. I. p.m. III. 43). In Cheap Ward.
   A tradesman's token of the Halfe Moon in Cheapside bears date 1648 (Burn, p. 66).
   Qy. = this tavern, or the one further west, in Half Moon Alley.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Half Moon Alley —    1) Out of Jewin Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1755 Boyle, 1799).    Not named in the maps.    2) See Half Moon Passage1, Aldersgate Street.    3) East out of Foster Lane and south to Cheapside with a passage east to Gutter… …   Dictionary of London

  • Half Moon Tavern, Cheapside —    See Half Moon Alley …   Dictionary of London

  • East End of London — The East End of London, known locally as the East End, is the area of London, England, east of the medieval walled City of London and north of the River Thames, although it is not defined by universally accepted formal boundaries. Use of the term …   Wikipedia

  • East End — Pour les articles homonymes, voir East End (homonymie). 51°31′N 0°03′W / …   Wikipédia en Français

  • White Barn Theatre — The White Barn Theatre was a small theater founded by actress, producer and theater impresario Lucille Lortel on the property of her estate in Norwalk, Connecticut that premiered numerous plays from major playwrights and plays that went on to… …   Wikipedia

  • Roland Jaquarello — Roland Jaquarello, born December 14th 1945, is a British theatre director and radio producer/director. He started his career in Dublin Theatre Festival after graduating from Trinity College, Dublin in 1968. Since then he has directed over 80… …   Wikipedia

  • King's Head Court —    1) North west out of Gravel Lane. In Portsoken Ward (Strype, ed. 1720 Boyle, 1799).    Only partly built in 1720 (Strype, I. ii. 27).    Removed towards the end of the 18th century for the erection of warehouses, now occupied by the Port of… …   Dictionary of London

  • Vine Court —    1) East out of Moor Lane, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Strype, 1720 O.S. 1880).    Former name: Bell Yard (O. and M. 1677).    Site now occupied by offices and business houses, south of the Metropolitan Railway.    2) At the east end of Three… …   Dictionary of London

  • English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”