The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1660 Thursday, 30 September 1999.
From: David Lindley <
Date: Wednesday, 29 Sep 1999 22:19:24 GMT
Subject: 10.1646 Re: Old Bill
Comment: Re: SHK 10.1646 Re: Old Bill
For what it's worth, there is an area in Leeds (UK) which has a set of
streets called 'The Shakespeares' - it's very much a feature of the
Victorian part of the city that the planners exhausted all the
variations on 'Royal Park Street, Avenue, Crescent, Row etc. etc.' - and
the habit continues - the Shakespeare's are part of a 60s (I think)
housing development. Nothing can be read into the choice of name....
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University of Leeds