Red Lion Alley

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Red Lion Alley, London Wall —    See Red Lion Court7 …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lion Court, Minories —    East out of Minories, west of Morley s Court (P.C. 1732 O.S. 25 in. 1880). In Portsoken Ward.    On the boundary of the Ward (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 26).    Former names : Red Lyon Alley, 1658 (Midd. Sess. Rolls, III. 273 Rocque, 1746). Red… …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lion Passage —    1) South out of Cloth Fair at No.22 (P.O. Directory). In Farringdon Ward Without.    First mention: Boyle, 1799.    Red Lion Street in Lockie, 1810.    2) Out of Fetter Lane in Farringdon Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1755 Boyle, 1799).    Not… …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lion, Red Lyon, Alley —    In Cornhill, called also White Lyon Alley (q.v.) (P.C. 1732).    Named after the sign. It has been suggested that the sign originated with the badge of John of Gaunt …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lyon Court, Houndsditch —    See Red Lyon Yard.     Red Lion Alley (W. Stow, 1722 P.C. 1732). Removed for the formation of Moorgate Street …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lyon Inn —    1) South west out of Pemberton Row, Gough Square, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677 Rocque, 1746).    The site has been rebuilt and is now occupied by business houses.    2) East out of Red Cross Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (O …   Dictionary of London

  • Red Lyon Court, Alley —    East out of Bishopsgate Street in Bishopsgate Ward Without, leading to Red Lyon Inn (O. and M. 1677), with two passages out of Bishopsgate Street.     Red Lion Court (P.C. 1732). Red Lion Inn Yard (Lond. G. 1758 Boyle, 1799). The two passages… …   Dictionary of London

  • Sun Alley —    1) East out of Golden Lane, in Cripplegate Ward Without, near the northern boundary of the Ward, leading into Red Lion Market (Elmes, 1831).    The site is now occupied by the City Mortuary.    Name derived from the sign.    See Sun Court.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Leg Alley —    1) West out of Bishopsgate Street, in Bishopsgate Ward Without, near Bethlem Churchyard (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 108).    The site is now occupied by Liverpool Street Station and the Great Eastern Railway lines.    Name derived from the sign …   Dictionary of London

  • White Lion Court, Cornhill —    North out of Coruhill at No.64 (P.O. Directory). In Cornhill Ward.    First mention: W. Stow, 1722.    Former name: Star Court (O. and M. 1677 Strype, 1720). White lyon or Red lyon Alley in P.C. 1732.    The houses in the court were all… …   Dictionary of London

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