Lombard Street


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Lombard Street

One of the first books to attempt to explain the intricacies of finance and banking regulation to the lay person. It takes its name from the fact that it was written following the infamous collapse of a bank on Lombard Street in London. It was written by Walter Bagehot and was published in 1866.
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The world's most crooked street - Lombard Street - was transformed into a larger-than-life-sized version of CANDY LAND that was highlighted by the iconic and distinctive CANDY LAND game path.
That marriage had taken place in Allhallows Lombard Street on October 16, 1560, less than five months after Robert Crowley's death on 1 June of the same year.
The Lombard Street location also gets very little foot traffic since it is surrounded by medical buildings, Erday said.
IFCO Systems, Portland is located at 10400 North Lombard Street, Portland, OR 97230.
30am on Sunday, said: "I spotted a team of firefighters putting out the fire by the crossroads of Cheapside and Lombard Street, outside the Admiral Self-Storage warehouse.
Neil, 54, and gorgeous Brenda said "I do" at a ceremony in Dublin's registry office on Lombard Street at 11.
West Bromwich magistrates court in Lombard Street West will shut down and criminal cases from Warley could be moved to a new multi-million pound Sandwell courthouse under the shake-up.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza, the world's first national pizza delivery chain, has reached another historic milestone, opening its 6,000th store worldwide, right here on Lombard Street in San Francisco, CA.
Friday was declared SS Stephen Hopkins Day in honor of a sea battle that had more local angles than Lombard Street, the crooked road that attracts tourists by the busload every year.
A special 'scam bin' will be placed at Environment House, Lombard Street, West Bromwich, for four weeks in February as part of National Scams Awareness Month.
With the main office in Chancery House, Lombard Street, Lichfield, and its conveyancing department in St Michael's Court, West Bromwich, the firm has transformed its fortunes in the last decade.