Three Pigeon Court - Three Tun Tavern, Aldgate High Street

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Henry A Harben

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1918

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'Three Pigeon Court - Three Tun Tavern, Aldgate High Street', A Dictionary of London (1918). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63341 Date accessed: 20 August 2014.


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Three Pigeon Court

South out of Jewin Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

Three Pigeons Court

North out of Barbican, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Boyle, 1799).

First mention: "Three Pigeon Alley" (O. and M. 1677, and W. Stow, 1722).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

Three Shear Court, Garlick Hill

See Three Crown Court.

Three Sisters Court

In St. Catherine's Court, in St. Katherine's precinct (P.C. 1732-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by St. Katherine's Docks and the adjacent warehouses.

Three Slipper Court

West out of Hand Alley, in Bishopsgate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 108-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

Three Still Court

East out of Bishopsgate Street. In Bishopsgate Ward Without (Hatton, 1708-Boyle, 1799).

Rents from houses in the Court left for poor of St. Botolph's parish, 1702 (End. Ch, Rep. 1901, p.14).

Not named in the maps.

Three Sun Court

See Sumner Court.

Three Ton Alley

In Long Lane (P.C. 1732).

Not named in the maps.

Three Ton Alley, Ivy Lane

See Ship Alley and Three Tuns Alley, Newgate Street.

Three Tun Alley, Bishopsgate St. Without

See Farrar's Rents.

Three Tun Alley, Court

North out of Thames Street, between Fish Street Hill and St. Michael's Lane (O. and M. 1677-Elmes, 1831). In Bridge Ward Within.

Named after the sign of the Three Tuns (q.v.), the arms of the Vintners' Co.

Site has been rebuilt, perhaps when the approaches to the new London Bridge were made.

Three Tun Alley, London Wall

See Drapers' Buildings.

Three Tun Court

East out of St. Michael's Lane at No. 24. In Bridge Ward Within and Candlewick Ward (Strype, 1720-Elmes, 1831).

Former names: "Kiffit's Court" (O. and M. 1677).

In Strype's maps it is shown west out of St. Michael's Lane on the site of " Fen Court," but this is probably a mistake, due to a confusion of the numbers by which the names are indicated in his maps.

The site has been rebuilt, possibly when King William Street was formed.

Named after the tavern there (End. Charities Report, 1903, St. Michael's parish, p.9).

Three Tun Court

In Fleet Lane (W. Stow, 1722, and P.C. 1732). Not named in the maps.

Three Tun Court

In Crooked Lane (P.C. I 732-Boyle, I 799).

Not named in the maps.

Qy. = Three Tun Alley, Court, Thames Street.

Three Tun Court

See Crown Court, Moorfields.

Three Tun Court, Hart Street, Crutched Friars

See New London Street.

Three Tun Tavern

On the east side of St. Martin le Grand, at the south-west corner of Bell Court, in Aldersgate Ward Within, in the precinct of St. Martin (Kemp, p. 204).

Not named in the maps.

Three Tun Tavern

On the west side of Gracechurch Street, east of St. Clement's Church (Rocque, 1746).

The site has been rebuilt and is now occupied by offices and chambers.

Three Tun Tavern, Aldgate High Street

See George Alley.