Great Garden Street - Great Oxford Court

A Dictionary of London. Originally published by H Jenkins LTD, London, 1918.

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Great Garden Street

East out of St. Katherine's Lane to Helmet Court and Butcher Row (Lockie, 1810).

Former names : A tradesman's token inscribed "Great Garden in St. Katherine's" was issued 1649-72 (Burn, p. 95). "Great Garden" (P.C. 1732, and Strype, 1720-Horwood, 1799). "The Great Gardens" (Rocque, 1746).

Removed for the formation of St. Katherine's Docks and the adjacent warehouses in 1827.

Great Garden, Great Gardens (The)

See Great Garden Street.

Great Knightrider Street

See Knightrider Street.

Great Love Lane, Wood Street

See Love Lane.

Great Minories

See Minories.

Great Montagu Court, Little Britain

See Montague Court.

Great New Street

North-east from West Harding Street to Dean Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (P.O. Directory).

First mention : Hatton, 1708.

Former names : "West Harding Street" (O. and M. 1677). Northern portion called "Box's Court" and "Boxwood Court" (q.v.).

Seems to be called "Goldsmiths Rents" (q.v.) in Strype, ed. 1720.

Great Northern Railway Goods' Station and Depot

On the north side of Royal Mint Street (P.O. Directory).

Covers the site of Merchant Taylors' Almshouses ; Crown and Shears Place, etc.

Great Old Bailey

See Old Bailey.

Great Oxford Court

South out of Camomile Street. In Lime Street Ward (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

So named as occupying part of the site of the hostel of the Earl of Oxford.

See Oxford (Earl of), Hostel of.