Summary

At what is now the junction of Snow Hill, Cock Lane and Smithfield. Built 1498, taken down 1746. Pepys mentions “Holborn Conduit Hill” but it’s unclear exactly where this was.

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Terry Foreman  •  Link

Holborn Conduit - inspiration for "A Description of a City Shower" - a satiric urban eclogue by Jonathan Swift (1710)

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References

Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

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1669