- Sprinckle Alley
- South out of Leadenhall Street. In Aldgate Ward. In Stow's time-called" Sugarloafe Court" (q.v.) (S. 1598 ed. p.102).First mention: Cottages in" Mason's Alley," alias" Duties Alley," alias " Sprinckell Alley " in parish of St. Katherine Crichurche within Algate, parcel of possessions of Holy Trinity Priory, 1563, and 18 Eliz. 1576 (Lond. I. p.m. II. 207).Derivation of name: Stow says it was so called of an holy water sprinckle hanging there (p.102).
A Dictionary of London. Henry A Harben. 1918.