Three Diamond Court - Three King Court

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Centre for Metropolitan History

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Henry A Harben

Year published

1918

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'Three Diamond Court - Three King Court', A Dictionary of London (1918). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63339 Date accessed: 20 September 2014.


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Three Diamond Court

South out of Hosier Lane, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by warehouses, etc.

Three Dove Court

In St. Martin le Grand (W. Stow, 1722). Not named in the maps.

Three Falcon, Faulcon Court

North out of Fleet Street at No.144.

See Cheshire Court.

Name derived from the sign.

Three Faulcon Court

East out of Red Cross Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Strype, 1720 and 1755).

Site now occupied by offices and warehouses.

Three Fox Court

West out of St. Clement's Lane. In Langbourn Ward (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

The site is now occupied by offices and chambers.

Name derived from the sign.

Three Fox Court

North out of Long Lane, in Farringdon Ward Without, and extending outside the City boundary (O. and M. 1677-Elmes, 1831).

Site now covered by the Central Markets, in Smithfield.

Three Gilded Ankers (The)

A tenement so called in Westcheape in parish of St. Vedast, 1558 (London. I. p.m. I. 166).

No later reference.

Three Griffin Yard

In Aldgate Street (Strype, ed. 1755-Boyle, 1799).

Not named in the maps.

Three Hard Court, Creechurch Lane

See Three Herring Court.

Three Herring Court

East out of Creechurch Lane. In Aldgate Ward (O.S. 1875).

First mention : P.C. 1732.

Called "Three Hand Court" (Horwood, 1799) and by both names in Lockie, 1816.

Rebuilt for offices, etc.

Three Herring Court

East out of Red Cross Street at No.57, in Cripplegate Ward Without (P.O. Directory).

First mention: O. and M. 1677.

Name derived from the sign.

Three Horseshoe Court

North-east out of Angel Court, Snow Hill (Rocque, 1746).-

Part of "Angel Court" in Horwood.

Site rebuilt and now covered by Holborn Viaduct.

Three Horseshoe Court

In Chick Lane (W. Stow, 1722-Boyle, 1799).

"Three Horseshoe Alley "in Stow, 1722.

Not named in the maps.

Three Horseshoe Court

West out of Giltspur Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (P.C. 1732-Boyle, 1799).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

Three Horseshoe Court

North-west out of Long Lane, in Farringdon Ward Without, near Three Fox Court (O. and M. 1677-Boyle, 1799).

Site now covered by the Central Markets, Smithfield.

Three Horshoe Alley

East out of Fetter Lane to Thavie's Inn, in Farringdon Ward Without (O. and M. 1677).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.

Name derived from the sign, which was a favourite one, as an emblem of luck, in the popular imagination.

Three Horshoe Court

East out of Whitecross Street, in Cripplegate Ward Without (Rocque, I746~Boyle, 1799).

Site is now occupied by offices and warehouses, etc.

Three King Court

South out of Lombard Street at No.33, with a passage into Nag's Head Court and out into St. Clement's Lane. In Langbourn Ward (O. and M. 1677-Elmes, 1831).

The site is now occupied by offices and chambers.

Name derived from the sign, commemorating the Magi.

Three King Court

On Ludgate Hill (P.C. 1732).

Not named in the maps.

Three King Court

East out of Minories, south of Aldgate High Street (O. and M. 1677-O.S. 25 in. 1880).

Called also " Three Kings Alley " (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 28).

Site now occupied by offices and business houses.