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Carved Stones and Inscription

A Grade II Listed Building in Bread Street, London

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Latitude: 51.5148 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.0977 / 0°5'51"W

OS Eastings: 532094

OS Northings: 181255

OS Grid: TQ320812

Mapcode National: GBR QC.65

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.8663

Entry Name: Carved Stones and Inscription

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199360

Location: City of London, London, EC2V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Bread Street

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 1
TQ 3281 SW 9/511 5.6.72.


Modern building included only for late C17 carved and inscribed stones set in flank wall facing Panyer Alley Steps. Upper stone has relief of naked boy sitting on pannier. Lower stone inscribed:-

'When yu have sought
The Citty Round
Yet still tho is
The highest Ground
August the 27 1688.'

Listing NGR: TQ3209481255

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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