The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 3

Allen, Thomas

1827

This ward derives its appellation from of the ancient gates of the city; it is divided into districts, called Aldersgate Within and Aldersgate Without, from their respective situations: the former contains the precincts of St. Leonard, , St. John Zachary, St. Mary Staining, and St. Anne. The latter is also divided into precincts, all within the parish of St. Botolph. This ward is bounded on the east and north by Cripplegate ward, on the west by the wards of Farringdon Within and Without, and on the south by that of Farringdon Within. It contains precincts, in each division, and is governed by an alderman and common councilmen. Before the great fire in there were churches in this ward, viz.:--St. John Zachary, situate at the corner of , in ; St. Mary Staining, at the north end of ; St. Olave, , at the north-east corner of ; St. Anne, Aldersgate, in St. Anne's-lane; St. Botolph, at the south-east corner of , in ; and St. Leonard, , situated on the west side of ; which , at present, are reduced to churches, viz. St. Anne's and St. Botolph's.

 
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 Title Page
 Dedication
 CHAPTER I: The site, extent, buildings, population, commerce, and a view of the progressive increase of London
 CHAPTER II: List of the parishes and churches in London, with their incumbents, &c
CHAPTER III: History and Topography of Aldersgate Ward
CHAPTER IV: History and Topography of Aldgate Ward
CHAPTER V: History and Topography of Bassishaw Ward
CHAPTER VI: History and Topography of Billingsgate Ward
CHAPTER VII: History and Topography of Bishopsgate Ward, Without and Within
CHAPTER VIII: History and Topography of Bread-street Ward
CHAPTER IX: History and Topography of Bridge Ward Within
CHAPTER X: History and Topography of Broad-street Ward
CHAPTER XI: History and Topography of Candlewick Ward
CHAPTER XII: History and Topography of Castle Baynard Ward
CHAPTER XIII: History and Topography of Cheap Ward
CHAPTER XIV: History and Topography of Coleman-street Ward
CHAPTER XV: History and Topography of Cordwainer's-street Ward
CHAPTER XVI: History and Topography of Cornhill Ward
CHAPTER XVII: History and Topography of Cripplegate Ward Within
CHAPTER XVIII: History and Topography of Cripplegate Yard Without
CHAPTER XIX: History and Topography of Dowgate Yard
CHAPTER XX: History and Topography of Farringdom Ward Within
CHAPTER XXI: History and Topography of Farringdon Ward Without
CHAPTER XXII: History and Topography of Langbourn Ward
CHAPTER XXIII: History and Topography of Lime-street Ward
CHAPTER XXIV: History and Topogrpahy of Portsoken Ward
CHAPTER XXV: History and Topography of Queenhithe Ward
CHAPTER XXVI: History and Topography of Tower Ward
CHAPTER XXVII: History and Topography of Vintry Ward
CHAPTER XXVIII: History and Topography of Wallbrook Ward