Jones' Rents
   At the south end of Crosskeys Court, with a passage into Swan Alley. In Coleman Street Ward (Strype, 1720 and 1755).
   It is described by Strype as a ruinous place, the houses ready to fall down (ed. 1720, I. iii. 64).
   Called "Little Hell" in Maitland, 1755, II. 893.
   Site now occupied by the Ward Schools.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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