Walton Court - Ward of Henry le Waleys

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Walton Court

On Lambeth Hill (W. Stow, 1722).

See Wharton's Court.

Walton's Court

West out of Cartwright Street (P.C. 1732-O.S. 25 in. 1880).

Removed for the erection of Artizans' Dwellings in Cartwright Street, commenced 1884.

Named after the owner or builder probably.


Tenements in the parish of All Saints del Heywarf belonging to the heirs of Germ de Dougate are described as lying between the Guildhall of the Cologne Merchants west and " Wancelineslane " east, 19 H. III. (Anc. Deeds, A. 1791). Another clause in the deed, giving power of distress on land of the said Ger' formerly belonging to Wm. Bat in the said parish, describes the land as lying between land which belonged to Thedmar Teuton west and the lane " del Heywarf" east. Tenement in "Wauncelineslane," formerly of Girard Bat, 25 H. III. (Anc. Deeds, A. 2723).

As it seems highly probable that the land of Thedmar Teuton was identical with the site of the Guildhall of the Cologne Merchants, the terms of the deed suggest that" Wancelineslane" may be identified with the lane" del Heywarf" or" Haywharf Lane" (q.v.).

The name seems to be a personal name, probably from the owner of the lane or of property in it.


See Turnagain Lane.

Wanley's Court, Blackfriars

See Sambrook Court.

Ward of Adam de Basing

Contained property in or near "Ismongerelane," H. III. (Cal. Ch. I. p.m. I. p.304).

Identified with Cheap Ward (q.v.) (Beavan, 372).

Ward of Alan Baalun

Mentioned 1197-1221 (Anc, Deeds, A. 7294). Parish of St. Nicholas in the Ward.

Not identified.

Ward of Anketill de Auvergne

Within and Without the Gate.

See Farringdon Ward Within and Farringdon Ward Without.

Ward of Flete

See Farringdon Ward.

Ward of Henry de Coventre

Identified as Vintry Ward (q.v.).

Ward of Henry de Frowyk

Identified with Cripplegate Ward (Cal. L. Bk. B. p.259, note).

Ward of Henry le Bole

Mentioned in a list of representatives of the Wards, 23 Ed. I. 1295 (Cal. L. Bk. B. p.235).

Sharpe suggests Bishopsgate, not otherwise mentioned.

Ward of Henry le Waleys

Identified with Cornwainer Street Ward (q.v.).