Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for St Leonard Eastcheap

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

St Leonard Eastcheap

"ST. LEONARD EASTCHEAP, the church of, stood before the fire of London on the east side of Fish-street-hill, near to Eastcheap, and was dedicated to a French saint of that name. Being annexed by act of parliament to the parish of St. Bennett's Gracechurch (see that church), it was not rebuilt." [James Elmes. A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs (1831) - transcribed by Brian Randell]

This parish - no. 86 in the above map - is located in Bridge and Bridge Without Ward.
The church was destroyed in 1666 and not rebuilt.
The parish was later united with St Benet Gracechurch 1670, Allhallows Lombard Street 1864, St Edmund the King and Martyr 1937.


Archives and Libraries

London Metropolitan Archive holdings for St Leonard Eastcheap.


Church Records

Online Parish Register Images and Indexes for St Leonard Eastcheap parish are provided by, or at various subscription sites via, the LDS FamilySearch wiki.

Non-Church of England denominations identified in St Benet Gracechurch with St Leonard Eastcheap include: Baptist and Independent/Congregational [LDS FamilySearch Wiki].


Description and Travel

Wikipedia page on St Leonard Eastcheap.

World Heritage Encycyclopedia page on St Leonard Eastcheap.

You can see pictures of St Leonard Eastcheap which are provided by:



Ask for a calculation of the distance from St Leonard Eastcheap to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which St Leonard Eastcheap has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.



Summary history of St Leonard Eastcheap parish, from the Worshipful Company of Parish Clerks (in preparation).


Land and Property

Public Houses, Inns & Taverns of the parish of St Leonard Eastcheap - provides "information from census records, trade directories, etc."


Names, Personal

Surnames from the 1881 census in the St Leonard Eastcheap district.



Clerical career summaries for the parish of St Benet Gracechurch With St Leonard Eastcheap, from the Clergy of the Church of England Database website.



Sources for listings of taxpayer names for St Leonard Eastcheap parish, listed on the LDS FamilySearch wiki.