Botolph Alley

Botolph Alley
   East out of Botolph Lane at No. 40 to No. 6 Love Lane (P.O. Directory). In Billingsgate Ward.
   First mention: O. and M. 1677.
   Also called "St. Botolph's Alley" (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 173).
   Named after the church of St. Botolph Billingsgate (q.v.).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • (St.) Botolph Billingsgate, Churchyard —    East out of Botolph Lane, south of Botolph Alley. In Billingsgate Ward (Strype, 1720 and 1755, and Rocque, 1746).Between Botolph Lane and Love Lane.In 1392, 16 Rich. II., a cemetery was to be made for the burial of parishioners of St. Botolph… …   Dictionary of London

  • Trinity Alley —    1) Eight messuages so called belonging to a guild or fraternity of the Holy Trinity in St. Botolph s Aldgate, sold, 2 Ed. VI. (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 16).    Not identified.    Perhaps an error for St. Botolph s Aldersgate.    See Trinity… …   Dictionary of London

  • Lamb Alley —    1) West out of Bishopsgate, in Bishopsgate Ward Without, at No. 144 (O.S. 1880, and N. and Q. 11th S. III. p. 3).    First mention: 1614 (End. Ch. St. Botolph s Rep. 1901, p. 18).    Other names : Lamb Alley, alias Bell Alley, 1625 (End. Ch.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Catherine Wheel Alley —    East out of Bishopsgate at No. 192, extending east to Middlesex Street (P.O. Directory). In Bishopsgate Ward Without.    Messuages in Catherine Wheel Alley given in 1637 for the poor of the parish of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate (End. Ch.… …   Dictionary of London

  • George Alley, Spitalfields —    Messuages and one alley called the George Alley and a garden adjoining in parish of St. Botolph without Bisshopisgate, parcel of the priory or new hospital of St. Mary without Bisshoppisgate (St. Mary Spital), 32 H. VIII. 1540 (L. and P. H.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Moon Alley —    Two gardens in Moone Alye in parish of St. Botolph without Bishops gate, 30 H. VIII. 1539 (Lond. I. p.m. I. p.53).    Qy. = Half Moon Alley, Bishopsgate.    There was a Moon Alley at No.103 Bishopsgate Without by Norton Folgate, about 10 doors …   Dictionary of London

  • Chequer Alley, Chequer Court —    On the west side of Bishopsgate Street. In Bishops gate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 108 Boyle, 1799).    In Old Bethlem.    First mention: Checker Alley, 1559 60 (Ct. H.W. II. 674).    Named after a tenement called the Chekker which …   Dictionary of London

  • Spinning Wheel Alley —    A garden at the corner of Spinning Wheel Alley, Moorlields, in parish of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate, formerly a burial ground known by the name of the New Churchyard. Distribution of bread there to the poor of the parish (End. Ch. 1901, p. 10).… …   Dictionary of London

  • Brown Bear Alley or Court —    North out of Upper East Smithfield, at No. 1, in the parish of St. Botolph, Aldgate (L.C.C. List, 1912).    Earliest mention: London Guide, 1758.     Brown Bear Court in Lockie, 1816 …   Dictionary of London

  • Ripley's Alley —    In the parish of St. Botolph Bishopsgate, mentioned in will of Robert Ripley, 1568 (End. Ch. Rep. 1901, p.7).    Not further identified …   Dictionary of London

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