Red Lyon Yard, Houndsditch


Red Lyon Yard, Houndsditch
   South-west out of Houndsditch. In Portsoken Ward (W. Stow, 1722-Boyle, 1799).
   Former names : " Red Lyon Court" (O. and M. 1677-Strype, 1755). "Shepherd and Dog Alley" (Strype, 1720-1755).
   Site is now occupied by Duke Street (q.v.).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Red Lyon Court, Houndsditch —    See Red Lyon Yard.     Red Lion Alley (W. Stow, 1722 P.C. 1732). Removed for the formation of Moorgate Street …   Dictionary of London

  • Duke Street, Houndsditch —    West out of Houndsditch, leading into St. James Place, Aldgate (P.O. Directory).    Made towards the end of the 18th century, occupying the site of Red Lyon Yard and Three Bowl Court in O. and M. 1677, and Rocque, 1746 …   Dictionary of London

  • Shepheard and Dog Alley, Shepherd and Dog Alley —    See Red Lyon Yard, Houndsditch …   Dictionary of London


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