E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Whitechapel. Fields belonging to a farmer named Goodman.
At the which farm I myself in my youth have fetched many a halfpenny-worth of milk, and never had less than three ale-pints for a halfpenny in summer, nor less than one ale-pint in winter, always hot from the kine and strained. One Trolop, and afterwards Goodman, were the farmers there, and had thirty or forty kine to the pail.Stow.