White Horse Court, Inn - White Legge Entre

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White Horse Court, Inn

North out of Fore Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Hatton, 1708-L. Guide, 1758).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

White Horse Court, Old Broad Street

See Union Court; White Horse Inn, Yard.

White Horse Court, Royal Mint Street

North out of Royal Mint Street in the parish of St. Mary Whitechapel (P.C. 1732-O.S. 25 in. 1880). Former name: "White Horse Yard" (O. and M. 1677). Removed for the erection of railway depäts, etc.

White Horse Inn

On the east side of Wood Street at No.30, in Cripplegate Ward Within (Rocque, 1746-Lockie, 1816). Near Love Lane.

Former names: "Coach and Horses Inn, Yard" (O. and M. 1677-Strype, ed. 1720). "Coach and six Horses Inn " (P.C. 1732).

The site is now occupied by warehouses, etc.

White Horse Inn

On the west side of Friday Street at No.32, in Bread Street Ward (P.O. Directory).

First mention: A tenement called "le Whytehorse Inne" in Friday Street in parish of St. Margaret, ward of Bread Street, 34 H. VIII. 1543 (L. and P H. VIII. XVIII. (1), p.282).

Rebuilt since 1543.

White Horse Inn

North out of Fleet Street, in Farringdon Ward Without east of Wine Office Court, west of Shoe Lane (O. and M. 1677-Strype, 1755).

See Cheshire Court and Cutlers' Yard.

White Horse Inn, Barbican

See White Horse Alley.

White Horse Inn, London Wall

See White Horse Yard.

White Horse Inn, Yard

On the south side of Fore Street, east of Cripplegate. In Cripplegate Ward Without (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

The site is now occupied by Cripplegate Buildings (q.v.).

White Horse Yard

West out of Coleman Street at No.15, in Coleman Street Ward (P.O. Directory).

First mention: Leake, 1666.

Named after the Inn of the same name, shown in Rocque, 1746.

White Horse Yard

South out of Fan's Alley, in Aldersgate Ward (Rocque, 1746-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by Bridgewater Place (q.v.).

White Horse Yard

In Gracechurch Street, 1670 (L. and P. Chas. II. 1669-70, p.221).

Not further identified.

White Horse Yard

In Rood Lane, Fenchurch Street, opposite St. Margaret Pattens' Church (Lockie, 1816).

Not named in the maps.

White Horse Yard

West out of Fetter Lane, south of Barnard's Inn, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677-Bacon, 1912).

"White Horse Inn "there in Lockie, 1810.

Site now occupied by the "White Horse Public House," rebuilt 1895, at No.90 in P.O. Directory.

White Horse Yard

See White Horse Court, Royal Mint Street.

White Horse Yard

East out of Aldersgate Street, in Aldersgate Ward Without, and south to White Horse Alley and Inn, Barbican (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

Site rebuilt for offices and business purposes.

White Horse Yard, Inn

South out of London Wall, in Broad Street Ward, opposite Bethlehem Hospital (O. and M. 1677-Lockie, 1816).

"White Horse Court" mentioned 1671 (L. and P. Chas. II. XI. p.52).

The site is now occupied by offices and business houses.

White Horse Yard, Old Broad Street

See Flying Horse Yard.

White Horse Yard, Seething Lane

East out of Seething Lane, south of the Navy Office (Rocque, 1746-Boyle, 1799).

Former name: "Carr Yard," "Car Yard" (O. and M. 1677-Strype, 1755). Both forms in Strype.

The new offices for the Port of London Authority are in course of erection on the site.

White Legge Entre

Five tenements and shops in parish of Blessed Mary of Bow called the "White Legge Entre," 4 Ed. VI. (Lond. I. p.m. I. 81).

Not further identified.