Ball Alley, Aldersgate Street

   East out of Aldersgate Street, in Aldersgate Ward Without, near the Gate (Hatton, 1708-Boyle, 1799).
   The site is now occupied by Falcon Street (q.v.).
   Name derived from the sign.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Falcon Street —    East out of Aldersgate, at No. 16, to Falcon Square (P.O. Directory). In Aldersgate and Cripplegate Wards Without.    First mention: Horwood, 1799.    Named after the Falcon Inn.    The site was formerly occupied by Ball Alley (q.v.) …   Dictionary of London

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