Bridewell Dock

   At the south end of the Fleet, where it emptied itself into the Thames (Leake, 1666).
   In 1670 application was made for a warrant for grant of approbation of a model of the channel of Bridewell Dock from the Channel of the Thames to Holborn Bridge (L. and P. Chas. II. 1660-70, p. 190).
   Occupied the portion of New Bridge Street extending from Tudor Street to Chatham Place.
   See Fleet Ditch.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bridewell Steps —    A tradesman s token was issued at the Sunn Tavern upon Bridewell Steps in 1649 72 (Burn, p. 31).    Perhaps led to Bridewell Dock …   Dictionary of London

  • Turnmill Brook —    Another name for the water of Fleet or the Holborne. Shown in Vertue s map of London as fortified by Parliament, 1642 3. Not perhaps    a very reliable authority.    At the Court of Sewers held at the Guildhall, 1652, an order was made for the …   Dictionary of London

  • Listed buildings in Liverpool — Partial and incomplete lists of listed buildings in Liverpool, England. A *July 28 1952 II Abercromby Square L7 Garden House *July 28 1952 II Abercromby Square (west side) L7 Nos. 1 to 7 (consec) No. 7a *July 28 1952 II Abercromby Square (south… …   Wikipedia

  • Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City — Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City * UNESCO World Heritage Site Country …   Wikipedia

  • Tower of London — For other uses, see Tower of London (disambiguation) Coordinates: 51°30′29″N 0°4′34″W / 51.50806°N 0.07611°W / 51 …   Wikipedia

  • Glasgow —    GLASGOW, a city, the seat of a university, and a sea port, having separate jurisdiction, locally in the Lower ward of the county of Lanark, and situated in longitude 4° 15 51 (W.), and latitude 55° 52 10 (N.), 23 miles (E. by S.) from Greenock …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Mermaid Theatre — Coordinates: 51°30′41″N 0°06′07″W / 51.511306°N 0.101972°W / 51.511306; 0.101972 …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Kickham — Born 9 May 1828(1828 05 09) Mullinahone, County Tipperary, Ireland Died 22 August 1882( …   Wikipedia

  • London — /lun deuhn/, n. 1. Jack, 1876 1916, U.S. short story writer and novelist. 2. a metropolis in SE England, on the Thames: capital of the United Kingdom. 3. City of, an old city in the central part of the former county of London: the ancient nucleus …   Universalium

  • List of Acts of Parliament of the Great Britain Parliament, 1780-1800 — This is an incomplete list of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain for the years 1780 1800. For acts passed prior to 1707 see List of Acts of Parliament of the English Parliament and List of Acts of Parliament of the Scottish Parliament.For… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.