Horn Yard

Horn Yard
   South out of Cloth Fair, in Farringdon Ward Without (Rocque, 1746-Boyle, 1799).
   "Horne Yard" in Rocque.
   Almshouses shown on the south side.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • French Horn Yard —    South out of Crutched Friars, between Nos. 25 and 26 (P.O. Directory). In Aldgate Ward.    First mention: Lockie, 1810.    Former names : Burnt Yard (O. and M. 1677). Bunt s Yard (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 83). Three Colt Yard (Rocque, 1746 L.… …   Dictionary of London

  • yard — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English geard enclosure, yard; akin to Old High German gart enclosure, Latin hortus garden Date: before 12th century 1. a. a small usually walled and often paved area open to the sky and adjacent to a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • yard of ale — 1. : a slender horn shaped glass about three feet tall usually holding two or three pints 2. : the amount contained in a yard of ale * * * yard of ale, etc A very long, narrow glass for beer, etc, or the amount it holds • • • Main Entry: ↑yard *… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Horn Tavern —    1) On the north side of Fleet Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (Rocque, 1746).    Given in 1405 to the Goldsmiths Company under the title of The Horn in the Hoop.    Mentioned in Machyn s Diary 1557. Site now occupied by Anderton s Hotel,… …   Dictionary of London

  • Bunt's Yard, Crutched Friars —    See French Horn Yard …   Dictionary of London

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  • Three Colt Yard, Crutched Friars —    See French Horn Yard …   Dictionary of London

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