Swan Alley, Coleman Street
   See Great Swan Alley.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Coleman Street Buildings —    East out of Coleman Street at No. 72 (P.O. Directory) across Moorgate Street east and then south to Great Swan Alley. In Coleman Street Ward.    First mention: Horwood, 1799, but only the northern portion out of Great Swan Alley, not the… …   Dictionary of London

  • Coleman Street Ward School —    On the south side of London Wall, at 17 Copthall Avenue and Crosskey Court, London Wall (P.O. Directory). In Broad Street Ward.    Formerly at the northern end of Little Swan Alley (O.S. 1880), facing the back gate of Old Bethlehem Hospital… …   Dictionary of London

  • Great Swan Alley —    East out of Coleman Street, at No. 66, across Moorgate Street, at No. 39, to Little Swan Alley (P.O. Directory). Seems to be all called Great Swan Alley now. In Coleman Street Ward.    First mention: Horwood, 1799.    Former names : Swan Alley …   Dictionary of London

  • Little Swan Alley —    1) West out of Little Bell Alley, then north to the Ward Schools and Cross Key Court (O.S. 1880). In Coleman Street Ward.    First mention: Rocque, 1746.    Former name : Swan Alley, 1668 (Tradesmen s tokens, Burn, p. 186).    Site now… …   Dictionary of London

  • Black Swan Alley —    1) South out of London Wall at No. 43, in Coleman Street Ward, near the eastern boundary of the ward (P.O. Directory).    First mention: Rocque, 1746. Name derived from the sign.    2) South out of St. Paul s Churchyard at No. 21, to 7 Little… …   Dictionary of London

  • Horsey Alley —    In Coleman Street in parish of St. Stephen.    It seems to have been on the east side of Coleman Street, as some gardens in that street are described as abutting north on a tenement in Swan Alley and south on Horsey Alley, 36 Eliz. 1594 (Lond …   Dictionary of London

  • George Alley —    1) South out of Lombard Street. In Langbourn Ward (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 163).    Not further identified.    2) South out of Aldgate High Street with a passage into Poor Jewry Lane (O. and M. 1677 Boyle, 1799).    Called Three Tun Tavern in …   Dictionary of London

  • Cradle Alley —    East out of Coleman Street, south of Swan Alley. In Coleman Street Ward (Leake, 1666 O. and M. 1677).    It seems to be called Carpenter s Yard (q.v.) in Rocque, 1746 …   Dictionary of London

  • Coach and Horses' Yard —    1) West out of Northumberland Alley, Fenchurch Street (Lockie, 1816 Elmes, 1831).    Not named in the maps.    Site covered by offices and business houses.    2) South out of Fan s Alley, in Aldersgate Ward Without (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799).… …   Dictionary of London

  • Carpenter's Yard —    1) Out of Skinner Street in Bishopsgate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1755 Boyle, 1799).    Not named in the maps.    2) East out of Coleman Street, south of Swan Alley. In Coleman Street Ward (Elmes, 1831).    First mention: Curtilage called a… …   Dictionary of London

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