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4 edition of London street names found in the catalog.

London street names

their origin, signification, and historic value

by F. H. Habben

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Published by J.B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • London (England) -- Streets

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith divers notes and observations, by F.H. Habben, B.A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA689.S9 H1
      The Physical Object
      Pagination264 p.
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6927249M
      LC Control Number03011518
      OCLC/WorldCa264670

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Crescent – thought to be first crescent-shaped street in London; Cripplegate Street – after the former Cripplegate that stood here, referring either to a crepel (Latin for ‘covered way’) or the association with the nearby St Giles-without-Cripplegate church (St Giles is the patron saint of cripples).

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Everyday low 4/5(18). The following is a partial list of eponymous roads in London – that is, roads named after people – with notes on the link between the road and the person. Examples of reigning monarchs, Prime Ministers etc.

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Crooked Usage The name of this street might be traced back to Anglo-Saxon days, where a usage was a strip of grass between fields.

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Jul 09,  · Streets of London: Amusing London Street Names. Jul 9, By John Rabon 1 Comment. Street names can be funny things. Most often the name originates from long ago and the original meaning behind the name was lost. People forget the person it was named for, or the trade that was located there has since moved on.

Brook Street is an axial street in the exclusive central London district of prideofaberdeenawards.com of it is leasehold, paying ground rent to and seeking lease renewals from the reversioner, that since beforehas been the Grosvenor prideofaberdeenawards.com after the Tyburn that it crossed, it was developed in the first half of the 18th century and runs from Hanover Square to Grosvenor Square.

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