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About The Cardinal (James Shirley)

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The text of James Shirley, *The Cardinal* via Google Book

http://books.google.com/books?id=OG8VAAAAYAAJ&p...

About Hatton Garden

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[Hat]ton Garden runs south through Cross Street to Holborn Street from the top-middle of this map.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About Nursery Theatre

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The summary says there was another nursery for the Duke’s Company some way to the east in Fig Tree Court, which is in the SW quadrant west of King's Bench Walk on this segment of the 1746 map.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

Fig Tree Court Building From 1515 To 1940
http://www.londonremembers.com/subjects/fig-tre...

About Nursery Theatre

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The summary indicates somewhere in Hatton Garden as the site of the first Nursery.

The north end of Hatton Garden runs N-S in the middle at the bottom of the 1746 map.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

The south end of Hatton Garden runs south from the top of this map to Holbourn Street.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About New Cockpit

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The Cockpit Yard in 1746, mid-left of the fields, east of James Street, south of Dennis Pass.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About Salisbury Court Theatre

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Salisbury C[ourt] runs south from Fleet Street into Salisbury Square on the right margin of this 1746 map.
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About Cockpit Playhouse (Drury Lane)

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In 1746 Cockpit Court ran NW-SW from Great Wild Street (map top) to Drury Lane
http://www.motco.com/map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About Tuesday 30 September 1662

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'Charles II, 1662: An Act for Distribution of Threescore thousand pounds amongst the truly Loyal & Indigent Commission Officers and for assessing of Offices and distributing [the] Moneys thereby raised for theire further supply.', Statutes of the Realm: volume 5: 1628-80 (1819), pp. 380-388. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?co...

'Charles II, 1662: An Act for the releife of poore and maimed Officers and Souldiers who have faithfully served His Majesty and His Royal Father in the late Wars.', Statutes of the Realm: volume 5: 1628-80 (1819), pp. 389-390. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?co...

About Christ Church, Newgate St

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Christ Church, Newgate Street is in middle bottom (just above the (9)) of this segment of the 1746 Rocque map
http://www.motco.com/Map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

About Friday 26 September 1662

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Updated link to Peter Easton's "Samuel Pepys and Fleet Street"
http://www.pepysdiary.com/indepth/2005/09/21/sa...

Updated link to The Navy Office as Pepys would have known it (from [ a conjectural ] 1714 engraving)
http://pepysdiary.s3.amazonaws.com/media/indept...