Vintry

A district in the city of London where the vintners lived and stored their wine imports. [< AnNor. vintner < Lat. vinum = wine]

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  • Vintry — Vint ry, n. [OE. viniterie, from OF. vinotier, vinetier, wine merchant. See {Vintner}.] A place where wine is sold. [Obs.] Ainsworth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vintry — infobox UK place official name= Ward of Vintry map type= Greater London country= England region= London london borough= City of London latitude= 51.511 longitude= 0.089 os grid reference= TQ319812 post town= LONDON postcode area= EC postcode… …   Wikipedia

  • vintry — sb. RG. 542 …   Oldest English Words

  • vintry — vintˈry noun 1. A wine store 2. A wine shop • • • Main Entry: ↑vintner …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vintry Ward —    One of the twenty six wards of the City to the west of the Walbrook on the bank of the Thames, extending north to Cordwainer Ward, and bounded on the east by Dowgate Ward and on the west by Queenhithe Ward.    First mention: 1285 (Cal. L. Bk.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Vintry Wharf —    Between Hambro Wharf east and Worcester Wharf west (O.S. 1880) …   Dictionary of London

  • (St.) Martin Vintry —    At the south west corner of College Hill, in Vintry Ward (O. and M 1677).    First mention found in records : Baermannecyrce, Charter of 1067 (Cott. Ch. VI. 3 B.M.). Probably a forgery, temp. H. I.    The church of St. Martin que est super… …   Dictionary of London

  • St Martin Vintry — Infobox church name = St Martin Vintry fullname = color = imagesize = caption = Current photo of site landscape = denomination = Roman Catholic, Anglican diocese = parish = division = subdivision = founded date = founder = architect = style =… …   Wikipedia

  • Anchor Lane, Street, Vintry Ward —    See Anchor Alley …   Dictionary of London

  • (St.) James' in, near the Vintry —    See St. James Garlickhithe …   Dictionary of London

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