Poor Jewry


Poor Jewry
   "Pauperum Judaismum "in parish of St. Olave near the Friars of the Holy Cross in 1349 (Ct. H.W. I. 553).
   See The Jewry.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Poor Jewry Lane —    See Jewry Street …   Dictionary of London

  • Stable Yard, Poor Jewry Lane —    West out of Poor Jewry Lane. In Aldgate Ward (Rocque, 1746).    Site now occupied by bonded warehouses, probably erected towards the end of the 18th century …   Dictionary of London

  • Jewry Street —    South from Aldgate High Street, at No. 89, to Crutched Friars and Rangoon Street (P.O. Directory). It extends further south than is shown on the maps. In Aldgate Ward.    First mention: Horwood, 1799.    Former names : Juwerie lane, 1351 (Ct.… …   Dictionary of London

  • The Jewry —    The Jews quarter in the City.    Described as Judaismo in the Ward of William de Hadestok, 3 Ed. I. (Rot. Hund. I. 405).    The Ward of Wm. de Hadestok has been identified as Tower Ward, but the Jewry seems to have been a place within the… …   Dictionary of London

  • Old Jewry —    North out of Poultry, at No.43, to Gresham Street (P.O. Directory). In Cheap Ward and Coleman Street Ward.    Earliest mention: The Jewry, 1181, Inquisition as to Church of St. Olave (H. MSS. Com. 9th Rep. p.68).    Other names and forms: la… …   Dictionary of London

  • Bliss's Court —    West out of Crutched Friars or Poor Jewry Lane. In Aldgate Ward (O. and M. 1677).    The site is now occupied by warehouses.    Name derived from the owner or builder …   Dictionary of London

  • George Alley —    1) South out of Lombard Street. In Langbourn Ward (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 163).    Not further identified.    2) South out of Aldgate High Street with a passage into Poor Jewry Lane (O. and M. 1677 Boyle, 1799).    Called Three Tun Tavern in …   Dictionary of London

  • Holsey's Rents —    West out of Poor Jewry Lane, between Three Crown Court and Carpenter s Yard (Strype, 1720 and 1755).    No further reference.    Named after the owner or builder.    Site rebuilt …   Dictionary of London

  • Saracen's Head Inn, Aldgate —    On the south side of Aldgate. In Aldgate Ward (O. and M. 1677 Lockie, 1816).    A passage to Poor Jewry Lane (Hatton, 1708).    First mention: The Sarozons Hedd within Aldgate sold by Thos. Lord Audeley to John Griffiths, 30 H. VIII. 1539 (L.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Stone Cutter's Yard —    West out of Poor Jewry Lane. In Aldgate Ward (Rocque, 1746 Boyle, 1799), west of Northumberland Alley. Site now occupied by warehouses …   Dictionary of London


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