The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 3

Allen, Thomas
1827

Trinity Hall

Trinity Hall

Was a very ancient building, and was used as a chapel on Sundays. The courts of wardmote and inquest were usually held there. In the window at the east end of the hall were various paintings, viz. a whole length figure of St. Basil in his episcopalibus, with an inscription underneath :-- Sanctus Basilius Magnus.

Two figures, a man in a fur gown, with his wife praying, under neath. Orate pro bono statu Rogeri Willet et Anne uxoris sue. and an emblematical representation of the Trinity.

The figure of a man in the habit of a citizen kneeling at an altar. And a curious representation of a monkey in the habit of a monk shaving a dog which is seated in a chair.Stained glass formerly in Trinity hallAll are engraved in Carter's specimens of ancient Sculpture and Painting, fol. 1780, p. 24.

Was a very ancient building, and was used as a chapel on Sundays. The courts of wardmote and inquest were usually held there. In the window at the east end of the hall were various paintings, viz. a whole length figure of St. Basil in his episcopalibus, with an inscription underneath :--

Sanctus Basilius Magnus.

figures, a man in a fur gown, with his wife praying, under neath.

Orate pro bono statu Rogeri Willet et Anne uxoris sue.

and an emblematical representation of the Trinity.

The figure of a man in the habit of a citizen kneeling at an altar. And a curious representation of a monkey in the habit of a monk shaving a dog which is seated in a chair.

 
 
 
Footnotes:

[] All are engraved in Carter's specimens of ancient Sculpture and Painting, fol. 1780, p. 24.

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 Dedication
 CHAPTER I: The site, extent, buildings, population, commerce, and a view of the progressive increase of London
 CHAPTER II: List of the parishes and churches in London, with their incumbents, &c
collapseCHAPTER III: History and Topography of Aldersgate Ward
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collapseCHAPTER V: History and Topography of Bassishaw Ward
collapseCHAPTER VI: History and Topography of Billingsgate Ward
collapseCHAPTER VII: History and Topography of Bishopsgate Ward, Without and Within
collapseCHAPTER VIII: History and Topography of Bread-street Ward
collapseCHAPTER IX: History and Topography of Bridge Ward Within
collapseCHAPTER X: History and Topography of Broad-street Ward
collapseCHAPTER XI: History and Topography of Candlewick Ward
collapseCHAPTER XII: History and Topography of Castle Baynard Ward
collapseCHAPTER XIII: History and Topography of Cheap Ward
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collapseCHAPTER XVI: History and Topography of Cornhill Ward
collapseCHAPTER XVII: History and Topography of Cripplegate Ward Within
collapseCHAPTER XVIII: History and Topography of Cripplegate Yard Without
collapseCHAPTER XIX: History and Topography of Dowgate Yard
collapseCHAPTER XX: History and Topography of Farringdom Ward Within
collapseCHAPTER XXI: History and Topography of Farringdon Ward Without
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Antiquities
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