Nag's Head Court


Nag's Head Court
   1) North out of Snow Hill, in Farringdon Ward Without, opposite Green Dragon Court (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).
   Site now covered by Holborn Viaduct and its approaches.
   2) On the east side of St. Clement's Lane (P.C. 1732).
   Not named in the maps.
   3) On Great Tower Hill, within the Tower precincts (P.C. 1732-Boyle, 1799).
   Described as at No.40 Cooper's Row, Tower Hill (Lockie, 1816). Site now occupied by offices and business houses.
   4) On Fish Street Hill by the Monument (W. Stow, 1722-P.C. 1732).
   Not named in the maps.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Nag's Head Court, Lower Thames Street —    See Wilson s Yard …   Dictionary of London

  • Nag's Head Inn —    On the west side of Grub Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without, built on a place called Soldiers Court, which was before old and decayed (Strype, Ed. 1720, 1. iii. 93).     Souldiers Court (O. and M. 1677 Hatton, 1708).    The site is now… …   Dictionary of London

  • Nag's Head Alley —    1) West out of the Minories. In Portsoken Ward (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799).    The site seems to be occupied in the earlier maps by Black Horse Court (O. and M. 1677 Strype, Ed. 1720).    Site covered by John Street (q.v.).    2) At West… …   Dictionary of London

  • Lombard Court —    East out of Clement s Lane, at No. 28, to 32 Gracechurch Street (P.O. Directory). In Langbourn Ward and Bridge Ward Within.    First mention: O.S. 1875.    Former name : Nag s, Naggs Head Court (O. and M. 1677 O.S. 1848 51).    The site seems… …   Dictionary of London

  • Green Dragon Court —    1) West out of St. Andrew s Hill at No. 11 (P.O. Directory). In Farringdon Ward Within.    First mention: Lockie, 1810.    Former names : Canterbury Court. Scallop Court (O. and M. 1677 Horwood, 1799). Swan Alley (Strype, ed. 1720 Boyle, 1799) …   Dictionary of London

  • Plough Court —    1) South out of Lombard Street at No.36 (P.O. Directory). In Langbourne Ward.First mention: Strype, 1720.    Called: Plow Court (Rocque, 1746). Plough Yard (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 163).    Northern portion formerly called Nag s Head Court… …   Dictionary of London

  • Three King Court —    1) South out of Lombard Street at No.33, with a passage into Nag s Head Court and out into St. Clement s Lane. In Langbourn Ward (O. and M. 1677 Elmes, 1831).    The site is now occupied by offices and chambers.    Name derived from the sign,… …   Dictionary of London

  • Black Horse Court, Minories —    West out of the Minories about the middle. In Portsoken Ward (O. and M. 1677 Boyle, 1799).    In Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 28 and map of Portsoken Ward, Black Horse Alley is shown further south, on the site of Crown Alley, Minories (q.v.).… …   Dictionary of London

  • Soldiers' Court, Grub Street, Cripplegate —    See Nag s Head Inn …   Dictionary of London

  • Wilson's Yard —    North out of Lower Thames Street to Bakers Hall (O.S. 1880).    Earliest mention: O.S. 1848 51.    Former names: Horshoe Court (O. and M. 1677). Nags Head Court (Strype 1720 and 1755).    Seems to be called Witchellors Yard in Rocque, 1746.… …   Dictionary of London


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