Pike's Corner
   Mentioned in the circumference of the Tower of London as set out in James II. 's Patent defining the Tower Liberties, 27 ft. west from the water-gate. At the time of the Patent known as Robert Richardson's wharf."
   See (Robert) Richardson's Wharf.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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