Origins of London Street Names - Places beginning with I

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  • Inner Temple Lane

    (EC4) Dr. Johnson and Charles Lamb both lived here (see also Farrar's Buildings) . The... more »
  • Ironmonger Lane

    City (EC2) So called from ironmongers dwelling there. In this lane is the Mercers' Hall.... more »
  • Islington

    (N1) Called also Iseldon, Yseldon, Eyseldon, Isendune, and Isondon. It was once as famous for... more »
  • Isle Of Dogs

    (E) So called because, when our former princes made Greenwich their country seat, and used... more »
  • Ivy Lane

    City, Paternoster Row (EC4) So called on account of the ivy which grew on the... more »