Three Crown Court
   1) West out of Garlick Hill, in Vintry Ward (O. and M. 1677-Elmes, 1831).
   See Church Place.
   2) West out of Foster Lane, in Aldersgate Ward (Strype, ed. 1720-Elmes, 1831).
   Former names: Called the "White Ramping Lyon," 36 H. VIII. 1544 (L. and P. H. VIII. XIX. (I), p. 501). "Crown Court" (O. and M. 1677-Lockie, 1816). Site afterwards occupied by the old General Post Office buildings, taken down 1910 So named after a messuage in the parish of St. Vedast, called " the Three Crowns and formerly the White Rampinge Lyon," 16 Eliz. (Add. MS. 25590 in Br. Mus.).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Three Crown Court, Jewry Street —    West out of Jewry Street at No.12 (P.O. Directory). In Aldgate Ward.    First mention: Strype, ed. 1720.    Other names: Crown Court in Horwood, 1799. Three Count Court (O.S.1875) …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Crown Court, Minories —    West out of the Minories. In Portsoken Ward (O. and M. 1677 Lond. Guide, 1758).    Former names: Three Crown Alley (W. Stow, 1722 Rev. of Lond. 1728). Site rebuilt for business purposes …   Dictionary of London

  • Three CCC Court —    In Garlick Hill, in Vintry Ward (Lond. Guide, 1758 Boyle, 1799).    Perhaps the same as Three Crown Court in O. and M. 1677, and Rocque, 1746, and Three Shear Court (Strype, ed. 1755, 1.692) …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Colt Court —    1) At the west end of Slade s Buildings and south out of Angel Alley (Horwood, 1799 Elmes, 1831).    Former names: Three Colts Alley (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 108). Lloyds Yard, Loyds Yard (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799).    The site is now… …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Tun Court —    1) East out of St. Michael s Lane at No. 24. In Bridge Ward Within and Candlewick Ward (Strype, 1720 Elmes, 1831).    Former names: Kiffit s Court (O. and M. 1677).    In Strype s maps it is shown west out of St. Michael s Lane on the site of… …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Court —    1) South out of Cheapside at No. 64, next to Sir John Bennett s (P.O Directory). In Cheap Ward.    First mention: O. and M. 1677.    Probably named after the house called the Crown occupied by a Mercer, temp. H. VIII.    See Crowned Seld.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Court, Foster Lane —    See Three Crown Court …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Crown Alley —    1) See Three Crown Court, Minories.    2) South west out of Houndsditch (O. and M. 1677).    Site rebuilt for business purposes.    Name derived from the sign …   Dictionary of London

  • Three Shear Court, Garlick Hill —    See Three Crown Court …   Dictionary of London

  • Crown Court (TV series) — Crown Court Format Legal drama Starring John Barron William Mervyn John Alkin Bernard Gallagher Dorothy Vernon Peter Wheeler T. P. McKenna Opening theme Sinfonietta by Janáček …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”