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THE SECOND VOLUME.
ELY HOUSE, GRAY'S INN, THAVIE'S INN, STAPLE
INN, BARNARD'S INN.
Ely House in its Splendour.-Its Inhabitants.- Protector
Gloucester.-Bishops of Ely-Feastings in Ely House. Sir
Christopher Hatton and the Bishops of Ely.-Gray's Inn and
Gardens. Masques Performed at Gray's Inn. Famous
Masque. — Celebrated Men who Studied at Gray's Inn.-
Thavie's Inn. — Furnival's Inn. — Staple Inn. - Barnard's
RED LION SQUARE, GREAT ORMOND STREET,
BLOOMSBURY SQUARE, &c.
Cromwell's Supposed Grave in Red Lion Square.—Lamb's-
Conduit Fields. Great Ormond Street. Queen Square.-
Southampton Row.--Bloomsbury Square.-Burning of Lord
Mansfield's House. Celebrated Persons who Lived in Blooms-
bury Square.—Highway Robberies.--Great Russell Street.-
Montague House, now the British Museum.-Duchess of
Cheapside at an Early Period called the “ Crown Field.”-
Tournaments held there.- Persons Executed at the Standard
in Cheapside.—“Evil May-Day.”—Elizabeth's Coronation
Procession.— The Cross.-The Conduit.- Celebrated Resi-
dents in Cheapside.-Streets in the Vicinity.-—“Mermaid
Tavern.” — Guildhall, Trial-scenes and Entertainments
there. -St. Mary-le-Bow.—"Crown-Sild.”—Watling Street.
-Goldsmiths' and Coachmakers' Halls.
NEIGHBOURHOOD OF ST. PAUL'S.
Old Church of St. Martin's-le-Grand.— Abuse of Privilege
of Sanctuary there. — Northumberland House.—St. Paul's
Churchyard, a Residence of Publishers. - Burning of Books
there during the Great Fire.-Execution of Sir Everard
Digby-Queen Anne.-Paternoster Row.-Lovell's Court.-
Warwick Lane.--Archbishop Leighton.--St. Paul's School.-
Heralds' College.--Doctors' Commons.-Ludgate Hill.—The
“ Belle Sauvage." -Nell Gwynne.-St. Martin Ludgate.
ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL.
Wren's Discoveries when Digging the Foundation of St.
Paul's.-Supposed to have been built on the site of a Roman
Temple. - History of the Old Structures. - Church of St.
Faith.— Bishop of London's Palace.- Lollards’ Tower.-
Wickliffe in St. Paul's. « Paul's Walkers"
Men."— Tombs in Old St. Paul's.-Paul's Cross.-Remark-
able Events there.- Present St. Paul's. - Sir Christopher
THE OLD BAILEY, NEWGATE, CHRIST'S HOSPITAL,
ST. SEPULCHRE'S CHURCH.
Derivation of word Old Bailey.-Great Antiquity of Court
of Justice there. — The Press Yard." Peine Forte et Dure.”
- Major Strangeways.--Gaol Fever.-Newgate Prison.-Ivy
Lane.- Pannier Alley.- Old Christ Church, Newgate. -
Persons Interred there.—Modern Christ Church, Newgate.--
Christ's Hospital.--St. Sepulchre's Church.Curious Cere-
mony at Executions.-Pie Corner.-Green Arbour Court.
St. Bride's Church.- Persons Interred there.- Salisbury
Court.-Richardson the Novelist.-Gough Square.--Anec-
dotes of Dr. Johnson.—Johnson's Court and Bolt Court.-
Wine-Office Court.- Anecdote of Goldsmith.-Old Conduit
in Fleet Street. Bangor House. — Mitre Court. - Crane
Court. Devil Tavern and its Celebrated Frequenters.-
Residences of Eminent Men in Fleet Street.—Chancery Lane.
-Shire Lane.—Anecdote of Coleridge.-Kit-Cat Club.–St.
Dunstan's Church.-Its Old Dial.
THE FLEET PRISON.
The Fleet used as a State Prison at an Early Date.-Per-
sons Incarcerated there : Bishops Gardiner and Hooper,-
Dr. Donne,- Martin Keys,- Prynne, - Lilburne, - James
Howel, - Lords Surrey and Falkland, -Sir Richard Baker,
-Oldys,—Wycherley,— Sandford.--Tyranny and Tortures
Practised in the Prison.—General Oglethorpe.—Prison Burnt
at the Great Fire.—Fleet Marriages.—Keith, the notorious
The Knights Templars.—The Origin, Habits, Duties, and
History of the Order.—Temple Church.—Effigies there.-
Temple Gardens.— The White and Red Rose.—Inner and
Middle Temple Halls.- Temple Lawyers.-Inner Temple
Gate and Lane.- Drs. Goldsmith and Johnson's Rooms.
King's Bench Walk.—Eminent Residents in the Temple. 269
Bad State of the Roads between the City and Palace
through the Strand.—Strand formed into a regular Street.-
Teinple Bar.–Palsgrave Place.—Butcher Row.-Devereux
Court and Essex Street. Strand Lane. - Church of St.
Clement Danes. - Clement's, New, and Lyon's Inns. —
Arundel, Norfolk, and Howard Streets.-St. Mary-le-Strand.
-Maypole in the Strand.—Exeter 'Change.--Southampton
Street. —New Exchange, Strand. - The Adelphi. —Garrick's
Death.—Peter the Great.—Hungerford Market.
RESIDENCES OF THE OLD NOBILITY IN
Northumberland House.—Story of its Founder.—Hunger-
ford House.—York House. - Its Magnificence when Possessed
by the Duke of Buckingham.-Durham House.-Salisbury
and Worcester Houses.-Savoy Palace.--Its History.- Savoy
Chapel.-D'Oyley's Warehouse. -- Arundel House. - Essex
House.—History of the Earls of Essex.
Lord Protector Somerset.—Materials used by him to Build
the House.--Henry Lord Hunsdon and Queen Elizabeth.
Somerset House set apart for the Queens of Charles the First
and Second, and of James the Second.— Their Mode of Life
there.-Somerset Stairs.-Causes of the Demolition of the Old
Building.Curiosities Discovered at its Demolition.- Builder
of the Present Somerset House.—Expense of Building.
LAMBETH AND LAMBETH PALACE.
Manor of Lambeth.-Lambeth Palace.-Its Early History.
— Frequently used as a Prison.—Description of the Palace.-