Lombard Street


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Lombard Street,

in London, England. It is a street of banks and financial houses that takes its name from the Lombard merchants and moneylenders who settled there in the 13th cent.

Lombard Street

London bankers’ row; named for 13th-century Italian moneylenders. [Br. Hist.: Plumb, 15]
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The transformed Lombard Street served as the CANDY LAND game path as four groups of San Francisco-area kids dressed as green, blue, yellow and red colored pieces, played the world's largest CANDY LAND game.
The Cross Keys was located on the west side of Gracechurch Street in the parish of Allhallows Lombard Street, immediately north of the parish church and immediately south of the Bell Inn, where plays were also performed regularly in the late sixteenth century.
The Lombard Street office has just 300 square feet, compared with 1,200 at the new office at The Oaks, Dreyer said.
A ribbon-cutting celebration will mark the historic opening of Domino's 6,000th store today at 2151 Lombard Street.
It will stretch from Lombard Street across to Custom House Quay and should help the flow in busy streets around the Trinity College-Merrion Square areas and the International Financial Services Centre.
This year's festival features numerous interactive children's events at a special Children's Fair located in Starr Garden Playground, 600 Lombard Street.
Lichfield District Council has embarked on what it describes as an "intensive deep clean" to remove chewed gum which is stuck to the new paving in the city centre's pedestrianised area, Bird Street and Lombard Street.
One of the victims was injured in the neck and the other suffered a face wound during the attack in Lombard Street, Belfast, in the early hours of Saturday.
Lloyds boss Peter Ellwood was said to have summoned all 15 directors for the meeting at its Lombard Street headquarters.
Shopping plaza: Voted unanimously to approve construction of the 137,000-square-foot Plaza Nuevo by Beverly Hills-based Nazarbekian Properties Trust at Lombard Street and Thousand Oaks Boulevard.
The fire broke out at Club Nytro, in Lombard Street West, West Bromwich, just after midnight yesterday.