Basinghall Postern
   See Second Postern.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Second Postern —    Between London Wall and Fore Street, east of Aldermanbury Postern (Rocque, 1746 London Guide, 1758, and Boyle, 1799).    The site is now occupied by offices and business houses.    Called Basinghall Postern in Maitland, 1775, II. 906, and… …   Dictionary of London

  • City Greenyard —    On the east side of Whitecross Street at No. 18 (P.O. Directory). In Cripplegate Ward Without.    Formerly the City Pound, where stray or offending horses, cattle, and carriages whose drivers had committed any offence, were impounded under Act …   Dictionary of London

  • Golden Key Court —    South out of Fore Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without, near Basinghall Postern (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799).    The site is now occupied by offices and business houses.    Name derived from the sign …   Dictionary of London

  • Lorimers' Hall —    On the north side of London Wall, west of the Second Postern, in Cripplegate Ward Within, facing Basinghall Street (O. and M. 1677, to Strype, 1755, and Maitland, 1775). Removed between 1740 and 1765 (Denton, 186).    The business of the… …   Dictionary of London

  • New Court —    1) East out of Angel Alley. In Bishopsgate Ward Without (London Guide, 1758 Elmes, 1831).    The site is now occupied by Liverpool Street Station and the railway lines.    2) West out of St. Swithin s Lane at No.6 (P.O. Directory). In Walbrook …   Dictionary of London

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