Carpenters' Hall Yard - Carron Company's Warehouses

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Carpenters' Hall Yard

South out of Tower Street, west of St. Dunstan's Hill (Strype, 1720-55). In Tower Ward.

Former names : "Carpenter's Yard" (O. and M. 1677-Lockie, 1816). "Sawyer's Yard " (Rocque, 1746).

Carpenters' Rents

West out of Jewry Street. In Aldgate Ward (Horwood, 1799-Elmes, 1831).

Former name : "Carpenters Yard" (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799). Site now occupied by warehouses.

Carpenter's Yard

Out of Skinner Street in Bishopsgate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1755-Boyle, 1799).

Not named in the maps.

Carpenter's Yard

East out of Coleman Street, south of Swan Alley. In Coleman Street Ward (Elmes, 1831).

First mention : Curtilage called a carpenter's yard in Colman street "parcel of the Bisshops head" (q.v.), 27 Eliz. (1585) (Lond. I. p.m. III. p. 83).

Described by Strype as only a large timber-yard (ed. 1720, I. iii. 64).

See Cradle Alley.

Carpenter's Yard

In Austin Friars, within the priory precincts, granted in 1611 to Sir Noel de Caron, the Ambassadors of the Estates of the United Provinces.

Adjoined the Dutch church. Held of the Manor of East Greenwich. Now part of Nos. 2 to 5 and 6 and 6a Austin Friars (End. Charities Rep. Dutch Church, p. 3).

Carpenter's Yard

South of Little Britain, in Aldersgate Ward Without, with a passage into the Town-ditch (O. and M. 1677-L. Guide, 1758).

Possibly identical with Carpenter's Yard described by Lockie, 1816, as behind St. Bartholomew's Hospital, facing the cloisters.

The site is now occupied by King Edward Street.

Carpenter's Yard

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

The site has been rebuilt in the 19th century and is occupied by offices and warehouses.

Carpenter's Yard

North out of Beech Lane, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Rocque, I 746-Boyle, 1799).

The site is now occupied by offices and business houses in Beech Street.

Carpenter's Yard

North out of Half Moon Street, Bishopsgate, at the back of the Half Moon, in Bishopsgate Ward Without (Lockie, 1810-Elmes, 1831).

Not named in the maps.

Carpenter's Yard

In St. Katherine's precinct (P.C. 1732).

Not named in the maps.

Carpenter's Yard

Four tenements and a place lately called a "Carpynters Yerd in parish of St. Peter Cornhill, in the Ward of Lymstrete, 3 Ed. VI. 1549 (Lond. I. p.m. I. 80 and 105).

Not further identified.

Carpenter's Yard

North out of Long Lane, in Farringdon Ward Without (Hatton, 1708-Elmes, 1831).

Former name : "Carpenters Court," O. and M. 1677.

The site is now occupied by Lindsey Street.

Carpenter's Yard, Aldermanbury

See Carpenter's Court.

Carpenter's Yard, Houndsditch

See Hanover Court.

Carpenter's Yard, Jewry Street

See Carpenter's Rents.

Carpenter's Yard, Tower Street

See Carpenter's Hall Yard.

Carr Yard, Moor Lane

See Car Square.

Carr Yard, Seething Lane

See White Horse Yard.

Carron and London and Continental Steam Wharves, Carron Co

A Wharf on the Thames in East Smithfield, east of Alderman Stairs at 87 to 93 Lower East Smithfield (P.O. Directory).

Former name : "Carron Wharf."

Earliest mention in Elmes Topog. Dict. 1831.

Carron Company's Warehouses

On the south side of Upper Thames Street at No. 15, in Castle Baynard Ward (P.O. Directory).

First mention : Horwood, 1799.

Seem to occupy the site of Castle Street (q.v.).

"Carron Wharf" was here 1810-31.