London Tavern, Bishopsgate
   On the west side of Bishopsgate. In Bishopsgate Ward Within, on the western boundary of the Ward (1765-1876).
   Designed by W. Jupp. Famous for its dinners, etc.
   The Royal Bank of Scotland is said to have been erected on the site 1877-8.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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