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Traditions of Hyde Park Corner - Sir Thomas Wyatt
Charles the Second and the Duke of York — Sir Samuel
Morland Winstanley – Pope — Lord Lanesborough
Apsley House — The “ Pillars of Hercules ” — Origin of
the Name Piccadilly - Eminent Persons Who Lived in
THE GREEN PARK AND HYDE PARK.
The Green Park - Duel between the Earl of Bath and Lord
Hervey - Hyde Park in the Reigns of Henry the Eighth,
Queen Elizabeth, Queen Anne, Cromwell, and Charles the
Second - Famous Duel between Lord Mohun and the
Duke of Hamilton — M'Lean and Belchier the Highway-
· Mysterious Incident to the Duke of Marlborough 47
MAYFAIR, GROSVENOR, PORTMAN, CAVENDISH, AND HANOVER
Mayfair — Mayfair Chapel — Singular Marriages - Curzon
Street South Audley Street Grosvenor Square —
Portman Square - Cavendish Square - Hanover Square
- Bond Street - Berkeley Square
ST. JAMES'S STREET.
St. James's Street - Clubs - Colonel Blood - Cocoa Tree
Tavern - Thatched House — Death of Gibbon — Byron 108
THE NEIGHBOURHOOD OF ST. JAMES'S STREET.
Bennet Street Arlington Street Park Place - St.
James's Place — Cleveland Row - King Street - Al-
mack's — Little Ryder Street — Bury Street
ST. JAMES'S SQUARE.
St. James's Square – Duke of Hamilton — Frederick, Prince
of Wales - Johnson and Savage - Jermyn Street - Lord
St. Albans - Sir Walter Scott
Former State of Pall Mall — Sir Thomas Wyatt - Murder
of Thynne - Charles the Second's Mistresses - Beau
Fielding's Strange Adventure - Schomberg House
Star and Garter Duke of Buckingham's Residence-
Carlton House .
ST. JAMES'S PALACE.
Site of St. James's Palace - Erected by Henry the Eighth
– The Residence of Queen Mary, Henry, Prince of
Wales, Charles the First, Mary de Medicis, Charles
the Second, James the Second, William the Third,
George the First, George the Second, and Daughter • 174
ST. JAMES'S PARK.
Original Enclosure — Charles Going to Execution — Crom-
well — Skating – Game of Pall-mall Charles the Sec-
ond - Queen Anne — Marlborough House The Mall
Spring Gardens — Buckingham House
KING STREET, WESTMINSTER, - ST. MARGARET'S CHURCH.
Westminster, King Street - Residence of Spenser, Carew,
Lord Dorset, Cromwell — Great Plague - Mrs. Oldfield
Downing Street - Gardiner's Lane - Cannon Row -
St. Margaret's Church - The Sanctuary
The Sanctuary - Persons Who Took Refuge There — The
Gatehouse - Its History — Tothill Street The Streets
of Old Westminster Westminster School - Remark-
able Persons Educated There.
OLD PALACE OF WESTMINSTER.
Its Early Regal Builders and Tenants — Edward the Sec-
ond and Gaveston — Death Scene of Henry the Fourth
Henry the Eighth the Last Resident - Court of Re-
quests — Painted Chamber Gunpowder Plot - - St.
Stephen's Chapel - Old and New Palace Yard
Its Erector — The Hall for the Coronation and Banquet-
ings of the English Kings — Extraordinary Scenes and
Remarkable Trials Which Have Occurred There from
the Time of William Rufus Till the Present Day · 359
Early Places of Worship on Its Site - Erection of the
Present Edifice - Scenes and Ceremonies in It - Poets'
Corner — Chapels of St. Edmund, St. Nicholas, St. Paul,
Edward the Confessor, Islip, Henry the Seventh - Clois-
ters Jerusalem Chamber - Chapter House .