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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Penny Lattice-house (A).
 
A low pothouse. Lattice shutters are a public-house sign, being the arms of Fitzwarren, which family, in the days of the Henrys, had the monopoly of licensing vintners and publicans.   1
 


 Penny Hop (A).Penny Pots. 

 
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