Toddes Alley
   Alley called "Toddes Alley" with houses at Bishopsgate belonged to Jasper Fisher, 22 Eliz. 1580 (Lond. I. p.m. Br. Rec. Soc. III. p.19).
   In 1540 it also comprised a Teynter yard (L. and P. H. VIII. XV. p. 411).
   See Fisher's Folly.
   It seems to have occupied part of the site of Devonshire House (q.v.).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Fisher's Folly —    In Bishopsgate Street, in Bishopsgate Ward Without.    A house built by Jasper Fisher, one of the six clerks in Chancery. It afterwards belonged to the Earl of Oxford and in Stow s time to Sir Roger Manars (S. 167).    Mockingly called Fisher… …   Dictionary of London

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