- Fire Ball Court
- Near First (Aldermanbury) Postern, London Wall (Strype, ed. 1755-Boyle, 1799).Not named in the maps.
A Dictionary of London. Henry A Harben. 1918.
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Fire Ball court — East out of Houndsditch. In Portsoken Ward (25 Eliz. 1583) (Lond. Inq. p.m. III. p. 64) to O.S. 25 in. 1880). The name of this Court is derived, as appears from the Inquisition above mentioned, from a messuage which stood here formerly… … Dictionary of London
Fire Ball Alley — See Partridge Court … Dictionary of London
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Partridge Court — West out of Gravel Lane, Houndsditch. In Portsoken Ward (Horwood, 1799 O.S. 25 in. 1880). In 1799 it was longer than as shown in the O.S. and extended to Houndsditch at No.130. Former names: Fire ball Alley (O. and M. 1677 London Guide,… … Dictionary of London
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