Friday, May 22, 2009

Bricklayers Arms, Cripplegate

In a meeting of the LCS General Committee on 10 September, 1795, it was reported that The Bricklayers Arms on White Cross Street "wished to have a Divn" (Add MSS 27813, fos. 126-9; Thale 302). A report from Spy Powell, who was in attendence at the LCS General Committee, on 29 October 1795 stated that: "Div 40 Branch to the Bricklayers arms White Cross Street on Tuesday to be No 73 Incledon, French, Ralph & Colebrook deputation" (PC 1/23/A38).

There was a pub called The Bricklayers Arms at 201 Whitecross Street until 1915. It is now part of the Barbican complex

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