Boar’s Head Theatre

Theatre in/near Aldgate, existed between 1598 and 1616.

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The Boar’s Head Theatre was an inn-yard theatre in the Whitechapel area.

The Boar’s Head was located on the north side of Whitechapel High Street. Berry notes that "it became a playhouse partly because of where it was — just outside the City of London … a few feet beyond the ordinary jurisdiction of the lord mayor and his aldermen."

The Boar’s Head was originally an inn, which was built in the 1530s; it underwent two renovations for use as a playhouse: first, in 1598, when a simple stage was erected, and a second, more elaborate renovation in 1599. In 1616, the lease of the space to Oliver Woodliffe, one of the men responsible for expanding the theatre, expired, and Charles Sisson surmises that this marked the end of the Boar’s Head’s days as a theatre space.

On 28 November 1594, Jane and Henry Poley, who owned the inn, entered a lease agreement with Oliver and Susan Woodliffe. The agreement began on 25 March 1595 and ended on 24 March 1616 and included a promise to spend £100 during the following seven years to build, among other things, a tiring house and a stage.

In 1598, a primitive stage was built in the middle of the yard, measuring 39 feet 7 inches by 25 feet. The audience stood mostly in the yard, as the galleries were not big enough to accommodate a large audience. In 1599, Woodliffe and Richard Samwell (who had leased the inn in 1598 from Woodliffe; Woodliffe remained landlord of the theatre) took down the primitive stage setup and built a new playhouse apparently meant to compete with Shakespeare’s Globe, which had just opened on the other side of the Thames. As Leggatt states, "the stage — essentially the same stage — was moved to the west wall so that actors could enter directly on to it from the tiring house, a roof was built over the stage, and the galleries were considerably expanded and roofed with tiles."

During its lifetime as a playhouse, it was home to the Earl of Derby’s Men (summer 1599-summer 1601, summer 1602-March 1603), the Earl of Worcester’s Men (summer 1601-summer 1602, April 1604-1605 or 1606), and Prince Charles’ Men (summer 1609-March 1616); the historian Herbert Berry suggests that many other unidentified companies may have played there, as well.

In 1616, the lease agreement between the Woodliffes and the Poleys (now controlled by Mrs. Poley’s heir, Sir John Poley) expired. By this time, the Prince’s Men had merged with Lady Elizabeth’s Men and had entered into an agreement to play in the Hope Theatre on Bankside. Sisson suggests that Poley "found it more profitable to develop the buildings and site of the Boar’s head, or to dispose of it to a speculator, for other purposes than those of an inn and a theatre, in the rapid growth of this residential and industrial suburb of London.".


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Pepys starts diary
On 1 January 1659, Samuel Pepys started his famous daily diary and maintained it for ten years. The diary has become perhaps the most extensive source of information on this critical period of English history. Pepys never considered that his diary would be read by others. The original diary consisted of six volumes written in Shelton shorthand, which he had learned as an undergraduate on scholarship at Magdalene College, Cambridge. This shorthand was introduced in 1626, and was the same system Isaac Newton used when writing.

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margaret clark   
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Margaret’s address when she married in 1938
^, Josepine House, Stepney is the address of my mother on her marriage certificate 1938. Her name was Margaret Irene Clark. Her father Basil Clark was a warehouse grocer.

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A plague on all your houses
Aldgate station is built directly on top of a vast plague pit, where thousands of bodies are apparently buried. No-one knows quite how many.

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Pearl Foster   
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Dukes Place, EC3A
Until his death in 1767, Daniel Nunes de Lara worked from his home in Dukes Street as a Pastry Cook. It was not until much later the street was renamed Dukes Place. Daniel and his family attended the nearby Bevis Marks synagogue for Sephardic Jews. The Ashkenazi Great Synagogue was established in Duke Street, which meant Daniel’s business perfectly situated for his occupation as it allowed him to cater for both congregations.

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Whitechapel (1980 - 1981)
Diana Lee-Gobbitt - Artist rented a room at No 1 Berner Street, Whitechapel, opposite Church Passage (Ripper territory) for one year, rent approx 3 pounds pw. Worked as Receptionist for n Indian import/export company in the Watney Markets. Owner of No 1 Berner Street was Sammy Ferrugia, Maltese Taxi company owner. The artist was shown the gambling den in Dutfield’s Yard behind the terrace houses. It was common local knowledge prostitution was high end income for those in the East End during the 1950s.

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Haycroft Gardens, NW10
My Grandfather bought No 45 Buchanan Gdns in I believe 1902 and died ther in the early 1950s

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Haycroft Gardens, NW10
I lived in No 7 from 1933 to 1938

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Sylvia guiver   
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Grandparents 1937 lived 37 Blandford Square
Y mother and all her sisters and brother lived there, before this date , my parent wedding photographers were take in the square, I use to visit with my mother I remember the barge ballon in the square in the war.

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St Saviours
My great grandmother was born in Bowling Green Lane in 1848. The family moved from there to Earl Terrace, Bermondsey in 1849. I have never been able to locate Earl Terrace on maps.

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Buckhurst Street, E1
Mt grandfather, Thomas Walton Ward had a musical instrument workshop in Buckhurst Street from 1934 until the street was bombed during the war. Grandfather was a partner in the musical instrument firm of R.J. Ward and Sons of Liverpool. He died in 1945 and is buried in a common grave at Abney Park Cemetery.

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Mike Dowling   
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Family ties (1936 - 1963)
The Dowling family lived at number 13 Undercliffe Road for
Nearly 26 years. Next door was the Harris family

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Vickers Road
The road ’Vickers Road’ is numbered rather differently to other roads in the area as it was originally built as housing for the "Vickers" arms factory in the late 1800’s and early 1900s. Most of the houses still retain the original 19th century tiling and drainage outside of the front doors.

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Lloyd’s Building, EC3M Lloyd’s Building is a block on Lime Street (City of London)
Lloyds Avenue, EC3N Lloyds Avenue is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area (City of London)
Lolesworth Close, E1 Lolesworth Close is a short cul-de-sac on the east side of Commercial Street which was originally the western extremity of Flower and Dean Street. (Spitalfields)
London Street, EC3M London Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3R postal area (City of London)
Manningtree Street, E1 Manningtree Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (Aldgate East)
Mansell Street, E1 Mansell Street runs north-south on the City of London border (City of London)
Mark Lane, EC3R Mark Lane links Great Tower Street and Fenchurch Street (City of London)
Mcauley House, E1 Mcauley House is a building on Wentworth Street (Aldgate East)
Meranti House, E1 Meranti House can be found on Goodman’s Stile (Aldgate East)
Michael’s House, E1 Michael’s House is a block on Alie Street
Middlesex Street, E1 Middlesex Street is home to the Petticoat Lane Market (City of London)
Middlesex Street, EC3A Middlesex Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (Spitalfields)
Mincing Lane, EC3R Mincing Lane is one of the streets of London in the EC3R postal area (City of London)
Minories, EC3N Minories is one of the old streets of the City of London (Aldgate)
Minster Court, EC3R Minster Court can be found on Mincing Lane (City of London)
Minsters Pavement, EC3A Minsters Pavement is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (City of London)
Mitre Avenue, EC3A Mitre Avenue is one of the streets of London in the E17 postal area (City of London)
Mitre House, EC3A Mitre House is a block on Mitre Street (City of London)
Mitre Square, EC3A Mitre Square is a small square in the City of London. (City of London)
Mitre Street, EC3A Mitre Street connects Creechurch Lane with the Aldgate (City of London)
Molesworth Street, E1 Molesworth Street is an old East End street (Spitalfields)
Munster Court, EC3R Munster Court is a road in the SW6 postcode area (City of London)
Nathaniel Close, E1 Nathaniel Close consists of houses and flats built in the early 1980s (Spitalfields)
Neroli House, E1 Neroli House is a building on Piazza Walk
New Baltic House, EC3M New Baltic House is a block on Fenchurch Street (City of London)
New Broad Street House, EC2M New Broad Street House is a block on Old Broad Street (City of London)
New Castle Street, New Castle Street is an old East End street (Aldgate East)
New Drum Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode (Aldgate East)
New Evershed House, E1 New Evershed House is located on Old Castle Street (Aldgate East)
New Goulston Street, E1 New Goulston Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (City of London)
New London Street, EC3R New London Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3R postal area (City of London)
New Street, EC2M New Street is one of the streets of London in the EC2M postal area (Liverpool Street)
Newnham Street, Newnham Street is an old East End street
NMB House, EC3A NMB House is a block on Bevis Marks (City of London)
North Tenter Street, E1 North Tenter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area
Norvin House, E1 Norvin House can be found on Commercial Street (Spitalfields)
Old Broad Street, EC2M Old Broad Street is one of the streets of London in the EC2M postal area (City of London)
Old Castle Street, E1 Old Castle Street runs north-south from Wentworth Street to Whitechapel High Street, the southern section of which incorporates the former Castle Alley, murder site of Ripper victim Alice McKenzie (Aldgate East)
Old Pump House, E1 Old Pump House is a block on Hooper Street
Osborn House, E1 Osborn House is a block on Middlesex Street (City of London)
Osborn Street, E1 Osborn Street is a short road leading from Whitechapel Road to the crossroads with Brick Lane, Wentworth Street and Old Montague Street (Aldgate East)
Osborne House, E1 Osborne House is a block on Osborn Street (Aldgate East)
Osborne House, EC2M Osborne House is a block on Devonshire Square (City of London)
Palmer Street, Palmer Street is an old East End street (Spitalfields)
Park Lane City Apartments, E1 Park Lane City Apartments is a block on Middlesex Street (Spitalfields)
Peek House, EC3 Peek House can be found on Eastcheap (City of London)
Peek House, EC3M Peek House is a block on Eastcheap (City of London)
Penine House, E1 Penine House is a block on Camperdown Street (Aldgate East)
Pepys Street, EC3N Pepys Street links Seething Lane in the west to Cooper’s Row in the east (Tower Hill)
Perilla House, E1 Perilla House is a building on Bridle Mews
Petticoat Square, E1 A street within the postcode (City of London)
Petticoat Tower, E1 Petticoat Tower is a block on Middlesex Street (City of London)
Piazza Walk, E1 Piazza Walk is a location in London
Pimento House, E1 Pimento House is located on Gower’s Walk
Plantain Gardens, EC3M A street within the EC3V postcode (City of London)
Plantain Gardens, EC3M A street within the EC3V postcode (City of London)
Plantation Lane, EC3M Plantation Lane is one of the streets of London in the EC3R postal area (City of London)
Plantation Place, EC3R Plantation Place takes its name from a previous Plantation House, once the recognised centre of the tea trade (City of London)
Pomell Way, E1 Pomell Way is a road in the E1 postcode area (Aldgate East)
Port of London Authority Building, EC3N Port of London Authority Building can be found on Trinity Square (Tower Hill)
Portsoken Street, EC3N Portsoken Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (Tower Gateway)
Prescot House, E1 Prescot House is a block on Prescot Street (Tower Gateway)
Prescot Street, E1 Prescot Street was named for Rebecca Prescott, wife of William Leman
Railway Place, Railway Place is an old East End street (City of London)
Rangoon Street, EC3N The East and West India Docks Company’s eastern trade gave its name to Rangoon Street (City of London)
Resolution Plaza, E1 Resolution Plaza is a location in London (Aldgate East)
Riga Mews, E1 A street within the E1 postcode (Aldgate East)
Rood Lane, EC3M Rood Lane is one of the streets of London in the EC3M postal area (City of London)
Rose Court, E1 Rose Court runs off Widegate Street (Spitalfields)
Royal Mint Place, E1 Royal Mint Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (St George in the East)
Royal Mint Street, E1 Royal Mint Street began its life as Rosemary Lane (St George in the East)
Rupert Street, E1 Rupert Street was situated to the east of Leman Street
Salesforce Tower, EC2N Salesforce Tower is a block on Bishopsgate (City of London)
Sandy’s Row, E1 Sandy’s Row runs along the City of London boundary (Spitalfields)
Sandy’s Street, EC2M Sandy’s Street disappeared when Middlesex Street was extended in the 1890s (Liverpool Street)
Saracen’s Head Yard, EC3N Saracen’s Head Yard was to the south of Aldgate (City of London)
Satin House, E1 Satin House is a block on Canter Way
Savage Gardens, EC3N Savage Gardens connects Crutched Friars in the north to Trinity Square in the south, crossing Pepys Street (Tower Hill)
Scarborough Street, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Seething Lane, EC3R Seething Lane is an old City of London street running north-south (City of London)
Shepherd Street, Shepherd Street is an old East End street (Spitalfields)
Shepherds Place, Shepherds Place is an old East End street (Spitalfields)
Shield House, EC2M Shield House is a block on New Street (City of London)
Shorter Street, EC3N Shorter Street was once part of Royal Mint Street (Tower Gateway)
Sky Garden, EC3M Sky Garden is a location in London (City of London)
Sloane Apartments, E1 Sloane Apartments is sited on Old Castle Street (Aldgate East)
South Tenter Street, E1 South Tenter Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
St Botolph Building, EC3A St Botolph Building is a block on Houndsditch (Aldgate)
St Botolph Street, EC3A St Botolph Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (Aldgate)
St Clare House, EC3N St Clare House is sited on Minories (Aldgate)
St Clare Street, EC3N St Clare Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area (Aldgate)
St Clements House, E1 St Clements House is a building on Leyden Street (Spitalfields)
St Helen’s Place, EC3A St Helen’s Place runs east from Bishopsgate (City of London)
St James’s Passage, EC3N St James’s Passage was formerly known as Church Passage (City of London)
St James’s Place, EC3A St James’s Place was an open square, formerly Broad Court, which held a daily market that sold fruits of various kinds. (City of London)
St Mark Street, E1 St Mark Street was built on the old Goodman’s Fields
St Marks Street, St Marks Street is an old East End street
St Mary At Hill, EC3R St Mary At Hill is one of the streets of London in the EC3R postal area (City of London)
St Mary Axe, EC3A St Mary Axe is an ancient street of the City of London (City of London)
St. Mary’s Grove, EC3A Jeffrey’s Square disappeared under the St Mary Axe development (City of London)
Stable Walk, E1 Stable Walk is a location in London
Standon House, E1 Standon House is a block on Mansell Street
Staple Hall, EC3A Staple Hall is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (City of London)
Stone House Court, EC3A Stone House Court is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (City of London)
Stoney Lane, EC3A Stoney Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (City of London)
Strype Street, E1 John Strype, who became an antiquary, historian and parson was the son of a Huguenot weaver and born near here in 1643 (Spitalfields)
Sugar House, E1 Sugar House is a block on Leman Street
Sugarloaf Court, EC3A Sugarloaf Court leads south off Leadenhall Street (City of London)
Swan Street, Swan Street is an old East End street (Tower Gateway)
Symons House, E1 Symons House is a building on Alie Street
Tenter Street East, Tenter Street East is an old East End street
Tenter Street North, Tenter Street North is an old East End street
Tenter Street South, Tenter Street South is an old East End street
Tenter Street West, Tenter Street West is an old East End street
The Community Centre, E1 The Community Centre is a location in London (Spitalfields)
The Leadenhall Building, EC3 The Leadenhall Building is located on Leadenhall Street (City of London)
The Leadenhall Building, EC3M The Leadenhall Building is a block on Leadenhall Street (City of London)
The Queen’s Steps, EC3N The Queen’s Steps is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area (Tower Hill)
The Relay Building, E1 The Relay Building is a block on Commercial Street (Aldgate East)
The White Chapel Building, E1 The White Chapel Building is a block on Whitechapel High Street (Aldgate East)
Thrawl Street, E1 Originally built by Henry Thrall around 1656, Thrawl Street ran east-west from Brick Lane across a former tenter field owned by the Fossan brothers, Thomas and Lewis. (Spitalfields)
Toynbee Street, E1 Toynbee Street, formerly Shepherd Street, was laid out in 1810-24 and redeveloped in 1927-36 as part of the London County Council’s Holland estate (Spitalfields)
Tyne Street, E1 Tyne Street is a location in London (Aldgate East)
Undershaft, EC3P Undershaft is a road in the EC3P postcode area (City of London)
Union Court, EC2N Union Court is an alleyway off of Broad Street (City of London)
Universal House, E1 Universal House is a block on Wentworth Street (Spitalfields)
Victoria Avenue, E1 This is a street in the EC2M postcode area (Liverpool Street)
Victoria House, E1 Victoria House is a block on Middlesex Street (Liverpool Street)
Vine Street, EC3N Vine Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area (City of London)
Walsingham House, EC3N Walsingham House is a block on Seething Lane (Tower Hill)
Wentworth Street, E1 Wentworth Street runs east-west from the junction of Brick Lane, Osborn Street and Old Montague Street to Middlesex Street (Spitalfields)
West Tenter Street, E1 West Tenter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area
White Church Lane, E1 White Church Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area (Aldgate East)
White Church Passage, E1 A street within the E1 postcode (Aldgate East)
White Kennett Street, EC3A White Kennett Street was named after a Bishop of Peterborough (City of London)
Whitechapel High Street, E1 Whitechapel High Street runs approximately west-east from Aldgate High Street to Whitechapel Road and is designated as part of the A11 (Aldgate East)
Whittington Avenue, EC3A Whittington Avenue is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (City of London)
Willis Building, EC3M Willis Building is a block on Lime Street (City of London)
Windsor Street, EC2M Windsor Street was formerly a named street of the area (Liverpool Street)
Wiverton Tower, E1 Wiverton Tower is a block on New Drum Street (Aldgate East)
Wormwood Street, EC2N Wormwood Street refers to the wormwood plant which used to grow on the London Wall and in other areas of wasteland in the City (Liverpool Street)
Wrestlers Court, EC3A Wrestlers Court is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area (City of London)

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