Hammond's Quay


Hammond's Quay
   On the south side of Lower Thames Street at No. 6 (P.O. Directory). In Billingsgate Ward, adjoining Cox's quay west.
   First mention: 1559, Act of Parlt.
   Also spelt : "Hamonds Key" (O. and M. 1677).
   One of the Legal Quays established 1559 by Act of Parliament for landing of goods.
   Named after the owner.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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