King's Head


King's Head
   1) Parish of St. Gregory.
   A capital messuage, in parish of St. Gregory, in ward of Castle Baynard, now called "the Kinges Hedde" and lately known by the name of the "Sarsyns Heedd," 6 Eliz. 1564 (Lond. I. p.m. II. 26).
   See King's Head Court3, St. Paul's Churchyard.
   2) Messuage called "Le Signe of the Kinges Hedd" in Abchurche Lane in parish of Blessed Mary Abchurche, 30 Eliz. 1588 (Lond. I. p.m. III. p. 132).
   No further mention.
   3) Mentioned in bounds of parish of St. Andrew Undershaft, etc. (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 63).
   Not further identified.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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