Magpy
   See Magpie.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Magpy Alley — (Magpy Alley)    1) West out of Fetter Lane to Castle Yard, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677 Boyle, 1799).     Magpy Yard in O. and M.    The Magpy Inn stood on the north side of the Yard.    On or near the site of Norwich Street (q.v.) …   Dictionary of London

  • Magpy Inn —    On the north side of Magpy Yard, with a passage into Castle Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677 Strype, 1755).    Site has been rebuilt …   Dictionary of London

  • Magpy Yard, Bishopsgate —    See Magpy Alley …   Dictionary of London

  • Magpie — (Magpy Alley)    1) West out of Fetter Lane to Castle Yard, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677 Boyle, 1799).     Magpy Yard in O. and M.    The Magpy Inn stood on the north side of the Yard.    On or near the site of Norwich Street (q.v.) …   Dictionary of London

  • Glasshouse Alley —    North out of Tudor Street at No. 28, in Farringdon Ward Without (P.O. Directory).    First mention: O.S. 1875.    Former name : Paved alley (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799).    In former times the Alley was further east, nearer to Whitefriars Street …   Dictionary of London

  • Magpye Court —    1) West out of Aldersgate Street at No. 180, opposite the Castle and Falcon Inn, in Aldersgate Ward Without (Elmes, 1831).    First mention: Magpy Alley (W. Stow, 1722).    Former name : Harrow Alley (O. and M. 1677).    The site seems now to… …   Dictionary of London

Share the article and excerpts

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