A Dictionary of London. Originally published by H Jenkins LTD, London, 1918.
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New Court, Old Broad Street
South-east out of Old Broad Street, in Broad Street Ward, at No.7 (Rocque, 1746-Elmes, 1831).
Rebuilt as offices and chambers.
New Court, St, Katherine's Square
See Katherine's (St.) New Court.
New Court, Throgmorton Street
South out of Throgmorton Street, in Broad Street Ward, at No.8 (P.O. Directory).
First mention; O. and M. 1677.
New Fish Street
In St. Nicholas parish, temp. John (Anc. Deeds, A. 2588).
There are numerous references to " nova piscaria," " the new fishmarket," in old records, and a few, similar to the above, which seem to refer to a street of this name in the neighbourhood of Old Fish Street. Perhaps some portion of Old Fish Street was so named. But it is not easy to identify it or to locate its position accurately. Most of the notices of a street so named refer to the one in Bridge Ward Bridge Street (q.v.).
New Fish Street Hill
See Fish Street Hill.
New George Court
See George Court, Gravel Lane.
New Hospital without Bishopsgate
See Mary (St.) Spital and Old Bethlehem Hospital.
A messuage called "le Newin" in Chauncellerelane, 42 Ed. III. (Hust. Roll 96, No.218).
Granted to Ric. Chaddesle, 49 Ed. III. (ib. 103, No.44).
On the west side of the Old Bailey, adjoining Fleet Prison (Horwood, 1799-Lockie, 1816).
Stow describes New Inn in his day as in St. George's Lane, on the north side, where was an olde wall of stone inclosing a piece of ground up Seacole lane, wherein by report sometimes stood an Inne of Chancery. Greatly decayed. Removed to a common hostery called of the signe "our Lady Inne," not far from Clements Inn, which was procured from Sir John Fincox. Lord Chiefe Justice of the King's bench and called by the name of "the new Inne" (S. 391).
This would be " New Inn," Wych Street.
In parish of St. Benedict in Tamystrete, in ward of Castle Baynard.
First mention : "le Newe Inne," 1 H. VI. (Cal. P.R. H. VI. 1422-9, p.86).
Came into the king's hands by forfeiture of John Montagu, earl of Salisbury, 16 H. VI. 1437 (ib. 1436-41, p.120).
Otherwise called" Beaumont Inne" (q.v.), 4 Ed. IV. 1464 (ib. Ed. IV. 1461-7, p.354).
The New Key as rebuilt after the Great Fire is shown in O. and M. 1677, extending along the river front from the Tower west to Queenhithe, replacing many of the old wharfs which originally stood there.
New King's Head Court
In Houndsditch, in Portsoken Ward (P.C. 1732).
Not named in the maps.
See Fetter Lane.
-Lease by Robert de Suthle, blader and Avice, his wife to Robert de Lenne, vintner, of a cellar and sollar in "la Newe lane" in parish of St. Martin Vintry for six years from Michaelmas, 32 Ed. I. 1304 (Cal. L. Bk. C. p.194).
Not further identified.
New London Street
North out of Hart Street, at No.10, to London Street (P.O. Directory). In Tower Ward.
First mention : Horwood, 1799. In Horwood the name is given to London Street as well.
Former names of courts occupying the site: "Crosseley's Court" (O. and M. 1677). Crosseys or Angel Court" (Strype, Ed. 1720, I. ii. 53). " Crosleys Square " (Strype, 1720 and 1755). "Three Tun Court" (Rocque, 1746). "Crosley Court," now "New London Street" (Povah's Annals of St. Olave, Hart Street, p.159).
The Three Tuns Tavern stood there in 1667 (Pepys' Diary).