Fleet Bridge Cistern

The Fleet Bridge Cistern, or the Cistern at Fleet Bridge was, according to Victor Belcher and Martha Carlin, Built in 1478 by inhabitants of Fleet Street for receipt of waste water, carried above ground over the bridge (Carlin and Belcher 74). Stow records that a Sestern was added to the Standerd in Fleetstreete, and a Sestern was made at Fleetebridge, and one other without Cripplegate in the yeare, 1478 (Stow 1:17). The Fleet Street Conduit was made that same year (Harben 167).


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Fleet Bridge Cistern. The Map of Early Modern London, Edition 6.6, edited by Janelle Jenstad, U of Victoria, 30 Jun. 2021, mapoflondon.uvic.ca/edition/6.6/FLEE11.htm. INP.

Chicago citation

Fleet Bridge Cistern. The Map of Early Modern London, Edition 6.6. Ed. Janelle Jenstad. Victoria: University of Victoria. Accessed June 30, 2021. mapoflondon.uvic.ca/edition/6.6/FLEE11.htm. INP.

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2021. Fleet Bridge Cistern. In J. Jenstad (Ed), The Map of Early Modern London (Edition 6.6). Victoria: University of Victoria. Retrieved from https://mapoflondon.uvic.ca/editions/6.6/FLEE11.htm. INP.

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