Fasal Cock Yard, Angel Alley, Bishopsgate - Feathers Tavern


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Henry A Harben

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'Fasal Cock Yard, Angel Alley, Bishopsgate - Feathers Tavern', A Dictionary of London (1918). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63122 Date accessed: 27 November 2014.


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Fasal Cock Yard, Angel Alley, Bishopsgate

See Pheasant Court.

Faster (St.)

See Vedast (St.).

Faster Lane

See Foster Lane.

Fastolf Alley

Tenements of Johanna Fastolf in an alley called Fastolf Alley in the parish of St. Stephen in Colmanstrete, near an alley called Mille Alley, 1419-20 (Ct. H.W. II. 419). See Mille Alley.

Named after the owner.

Fastre (St.)

See Vedast (St.), Foster Lane.


In the parish of St. James Vintry, mentioned in will of Johanna Travers, 1295 (Ct. H.W. I. 122) and in 1315 (ib. 257).

A tenement in the lane was called "Helle" (q.v.).

Not further identified.

Faulcon (The)

See Falcon Court, Shoe Lane.

Faulcon Court

See Falcon Court, Shoe Lane ; Falcon Court, Fleet Street.

Faulcon Court

South out of Shoemaker Row. In Aldgate Ward (Rocque, 1746- Boyle, 1799).

Former name : "Plow Yard" (O. and M. 1677).

Site has been rebuilt and is now occupied by offices and business houses.

Faulcon Court

South out of Throgmorton Street, in Broad Street Ward (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

Sometimes spelt "Falcon" Court.

The site is now occupied by the Bank of England.

Fawcon (The)

Messuage, inn and tenement called "the Fawcon" in parish of St. Lawrence in Old Jewry, 1565 (Lond. I. p.m. II. 40).

Not further identified.

Faytour Lane

See Fetter Lane.

Featherbed Lane

East out of Fetter Lane, at No. 18, to Pemberton Row, leading into Gough Square (Boyle, 1799-Elmes, 1831).

The site is now occupied by Trinity Church Passage (q.v.).

Feathers Alley, Holborn Hill

See Feathers Court.

Feathers Alley, St. Katherine's

See Horner's Alley.

Feathers Court

South out of Cheapside, in Cheap Ward (Strype, ed. 1720 I. iii. 50).

Not further identified.

Feathers Court

South out of Holborn Hill, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

In O. and M., and Hatton, 1708 : "Feathers Alley."

Bull Head Tavern (q.v.) stood on a part of the Court in 1720.

The site has been rebuilt for the formation of Holborn Viaduct and its approaches.

Feathers Court

West out of Milk Street at No. 31, in Cripplegate Ward Within (P.O. Directory). The Feathers' Tavern here occupied the site of Old Stationers' Hall.

First mention : O. and M. 1677.

See Stationers' Hall.

Feathers Court, St. Katherine's

See Horner's Alley.

Feathers Tavern

In Fleet Street, near Shoe Lane, 1637.

The Commission Chamber adjoined it (L. and P. Chas. I. XXIII. p. 560).

Not named in the maps.