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Ludgate..Bowyer's Row..Fabulous origin of Lud-

gate..Rebuilt by the Barons.. Statues..Ludgate

converted into a free prison.. Enlarged by the libe-

rality of Stephen and Agnes Forster..Inscription on

it..Damaged by the Fire..Repaired.. Pulled down

..Statue of Queen Elizabeth fixed against the

wall of St. Dunstan's Church..Browning's Prison

Thoughts..Verses on Patience.

Dr. Franklin-Duke Street, Lincoln's Inn Fields

Franklin's arrival in London..Engaged as a Compo-

sitor..Lodges in Duke Street.. His suppers .Account

of an English Nun.


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The Charter House


Derivation of the name-Chartreuse..No Man's Land

..Pardon Church, Hawe and Chapel.. New Church

Hawe-Sir Walter de Manny.. Foundation of a Con-

vent for Carthusian Monks.. Surrendered to Henry

VIII.. Prior Howghton, and others, executed for

denying the King's Supremacy..Cruelties towards

the Monks.. Their Alms-giving..Revenues of the

Convent..Singular Vision of a Carthusian Monk..

Grant of the Site of the Charter-house.. Purchased

by Howard, fourth Duke of Norfolk.. Visits of

Queen Elizabeth..Execution of the Duke of Norfolk.

..James the First holds his Court here.. Sketch of

the life of Thomas Sutton, Esq... His education,

travels, and marriage..Sailing of the Spanish

Armada delayed by his agency..Lends money on

interest and mortgage...designs the foundation of an

Hospital..Purchases the Charter House..Charter

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