The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 3
The use of Leadenhall in my youth (says Stow) was this,
Leadenhall was a very large building of free-stone, containing within it large courts or yards, all encompassed with buildings. The building had flat battlements leaded at the top.
On the south side of , and at the north-west corner of , is