- A house in the parish of All Hallows upon the Cellar is described as near the tenements of William de Leyre, the lane called Wolsislane and the lane leading to "Tyghtynwowes," 1307 (Cal. L. Bk. C. p.204).In the Hust. Roll, Rich. II. 116 (117) certain land belonging to John Southcote in the parish of St. Leonard Eastcheap is called "Tyghtyngwowes."No later record.
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