George Alley, Spitalfields

George Alley, Spitalfields
   Messuages and one alley called the "George Alley" and a garden adjoining in parish of St. Botolph without Bisshopisgate, parcel of the priory or new hospital of St. Mary without Bisshoppisgate (St. Mary Spital), 32 H. VIII. 1540 (L. and P. H. VIII. XV. p. 411) and 43 Eliz. 1601 (Lond. I. p.m. III. p. 309).
   Perhaps named after the George (q.v.), an inn there.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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