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Covent (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Covent

Convent Garden

vulgarly called COMMON GARDEN. Anciently, the garden belonging to a dissolved monastery; now famous for being the chief market in London for fruit, flowers, and herbs. The theatres are situated near it. In its environs are many brothels, and not long ago, the lodgings of the second order of ladies of easy virtue were either there, or in the purlieus of Drury Lane.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Cove * Covent Garden Abbess

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