- King Street, Cheapside
- North out of Cheapside at No. 92, across Gresham Street to the Guildhall (P.O. Directory). In Cheap Ward. Erected after the Fire of 1666 to provide better access to the Guildhall.A Committee of the Common Council was held as to the making of the new street called King Street, between Guildhall and Cheapside, 1667 (L. and P. Chas. II. 1666-7, p. 541)."New King Street" (O. and M. 1677).Strype uses both the names "New King Street" and "King Street" (ed. 1720, I. iii. 51, 52).When this street was first made the name King Street was only given to that portion of it which extended from Cheapside to Gresham Street (then called Cateaton Street), the northern portion to the Gulldhall being called "Guildhall Yard." The name, "King Street" was only given to this northern portion within recent years.
A Dictionary of London. Henry A Harben. 1918.
Look at other dictionaries:
King's Head Court — 1) North west out of Gravel Lane. In Portsoken Ward (Strype, ed. 1720 Boyle, 1799). Only partly built in 1720 (Strype, I. ii. 27). Removed towards the end of the 18th century for the erection of warehouses, now occupied by the Port of… … Dictionary of London
Cheapside — This article is about the street in London. For other uses, see Cheapside (disambiguation). A view of Cheapside published in 1837. The church is St. Mary le Bow. Cheapside is a street in the City of London … Wikipedia
Cheapside — 51° 30′ 51″ N 0° 05′ 37″ W / 51.5141, 0.0937 … Wikipédia en Français
Cheapside (London) — 51.5141 0.093700000000013 Koordinaten: 51° 30′ 51″ N, 0° 5′ 37″ W … Deutsch Wikipedia
Thrum Street — In Lawrence Lane, King Street, Cheapside. Or Cross Street (P.C. 1732Thrum StreetDodsley, 1761). Qy. = Trump Street (q.v.) … Dictionary of London
St Olave's, Silver Street — Infobox church name = St. Olave s, Silver Street fullname = color = imagesize = caption = Current photo of site landscape = denomination = Roman Catholic, Anglican diocese = parish = division = subdivision = founded date = 10th century founder =… … Wikipedia
Owen Street, Manchester — Owen Street is a major proposed development on the southern edge of Manchester City Centre, Manchester, England. The site is just south of Deansgate railway station and north of the Mancunian Way, bounded by Old Deansgate, Pond Street, Owen… … Wikipedia
Wood Street Counter — The Wood Street Counter, or Wood Street Compter, was a small prison within the City of London in England. It was primarily a debtors prison, and also held people accused of such misdemeanors as public drunkness, although some wealthier prisoners… … Wikipedia
Spencer v. Harding — English case infobox name=Spencer v. Harding court=Court of Common Pleas date decided=29 June 1879 full name=Spencer and others v. Harding and others citations=(1870) L.R. 5 C.P. 561 judges=Willes, Keating and Montague Smith, JJ. Cases… … Wikipedia
John Milton — For other people named John Milton, see John Milton (disambiguation). John Milton Portrait of John Milton in National Portrait Gallery, London c. 1629. Unknown artist (detail) Born 9 December 1608(1608 12 09) Bread Street … Wikipedia