Bow Street

Original name in latin Bow Street
Name in other language
State code GB
Continent/City Europe/London
longitude 52.44213
latitude -4.02783
altitude 29
Population 1556
Date 2011-03-03

Cities with a population over 1000 database. 2013.

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  • Bow Street — is a thoroughfare in Covent Garden, Westminster, London. It features as one of the streets on the standard London Monopoly board.The area around Bow Street was developed by Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford in the 1630s. Oliver Cromwell moved… …   Wikipedia

  • Bow Street — a street in London where there is a police court ▪ He was remanded in custody until 28 June by Bow Street Magistrates …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Bow Street — /boh/ a street in London, England: location of a metropolitan police court. * * * Bow Street «boh», 1. a street in central London, the site of a principal police court. 2. the court itself: »to appear on charges at Bow Street. * * * Bow Street… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bow Street — 51°30′47″N 0°07′19″O / 51.51306, 0.12194 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bow Street — /boh/ a street in London, England: location of a metropolitan police court. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bow-street — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bow Street Runners — ➡ Bow Street * * * …   Universalium

  • Bow Street Magistrates' Court — was the most famous magistrates court in England for much of its existence, and was located in various buildings on Bow Street in central London close to Covent Garden throughout its history.HistoryThe first court at Bow Street was established in …   Wikipedia

  • Bow Street runner — Bow Street run|ner n a member of the first police force in London, set up in 1748 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Bow Street Runners — The Bow Street Runners have been called London s first professional police force. They were founded in 1749 by the author Henry Fielding and originally numbered just eight.Similar to the unofficial thief takers (men who would solve petty crime… …   Wikipedia

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