Lyon Alley
   Messuages in parish of All Saints, next Gracechurche, in ward of Busshoppesgate, formerly called the "Scutt on the Hoope" and now called the "Lyon on the hoope," alias "Lyon Alley," 18 Eliz. (1576) (Lond. I. p.m. II. p. 206).
   Not further identified.
   Named from the sign.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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