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Little John Street (Manchester)

Coordinate 53.478567, -2.253932
Adm. div. Lancashire
Vicinity Connecting Great John and Quay streets
Type Thoroughfare
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Extant
First Record 1922
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Little John Street.
Little John Street, running S–N from Great John Street to Quay Street / Gerald England, 14 Jul. 2018, Creative Commons, via Geograph.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-03-05. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-05-31.

Little John Street which runs north from Great John Street to Quay Street, Manchester, is such a humble little street its name is only included on 25" O.S. maps, not the 6" maps. It is labelled "Little John Street" on the 25" map published 1923, based on a revision carried out 1915-16. The 25" maps from c. 1893 and c. 1908 are not online. The street may be included in one or both of these. Since Little John Street is a side street of Great John Street, someone obviously had a sense of humour.



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