Description(s) from The National Gazetteer (1868)]
"SPITALFIELDS, (or Christchurch), a populous metropolitan parish in the Tower division of Ossulstone hundred, county Middlesex. It was anciently called Lolesworth Field, and was a Roman cemetery, but is now a densely populated district in the N.E. part of London, which see.
Description(s) from "The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland" (1868), transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003; intended for personal use only, so please respect the conditions of use.
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