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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Throgmorton Street (London).
 
So named from Sir Nicholas Throckmorton, head of the ancient Warwickshire family, and chief banker of England in the reign of Queen Elizabeth.   1
 


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