The Early History of Piccadilly, Leicester Square, Soho and Their Neighborhood: Based on a Plan Drawn in 1585 and Published by the London Topographical Society in 1925

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Contents

THE LAND BEFORE THE HOUSES Section 1 Introductory
1
The Abingdon Lands
2
The Burton Lazar Lands
5
The Mercers Lands
7
St Martins Field
12
The Lands in the possession of the Crown
15
The Lawsuit about Geldings Close
17
The Parties and Witnesses to the Suit
21
St Martins Lane
46
Section
48
The Mews and its Precincts
49
Leicester Square and Castle Street
52
The Military Garden and Newport House
57
St Giless Field and Soho
63
The Original Piccadilly
71
The Seventeenth Century Gaming House
79

The heirs of Golightly and Robert Baker
24
The Description of the Plan of 1585
27
THE BUILDING OF THE STREETS 1 St Giless Church and Town
32
Marshland Close and Seven Dials
36
Long Acre
38
Covent Garden
40
St Martins Church and Town
41
Suffolk Buildings and James Street
86
The Haymarket
92
St Jamess Square and its Neighbourhood
94
The Later Piccadilly
97
The Neighbourhood of Golden Square
114
Survey of the Houses at Pickadilley in 1651
159
INDEX
165

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