Checker Ally Quaker Burial Ground, Checker Ally, City of London, Greater London, England


Notes:
Quaker Gardens on Chequer Street is the location of the remaining fragment of the old Quaker burial ground called Checker Ally. Today, the larger Bunhill Fields Burial Ground is nearby.

The location was actually Checker Alley, but spelt as Ally in the old records.

Chequer Alley - (various descriptions over time): On the west side of Old Bailey at the upper end of Black and White Court. In Farringdon Ward Without. On the west side of Bishopsgate Street. In Bishops-gate Ward Without. In Old Bethlem.

First recorded mention : "Checker Alley," 1559-60 Named after a tenement called the "Chekker" which belonged to the new hospital of St Mary without Bishopsgate in the parish of St. Botolph.The site is now occupied by Broad Street Station.

Aerial view, including adjacent Bunhill Fields Burial Ground:

Latitude: 51.52383528706093, Longitude: -0.09106636047363281



All Burials

   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Buried   Person ID   Tree 
1. Claypoole, Nathaniel   Checker Ally Quaker Burial Ground, Checker Ally, City of London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location I7539 adkinshorton 
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