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 KnightKnight of La Mancha. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Knight Rider Street (London).
So named from the processions of knights from the Tower to Smithfield, where tournaments were held. Leigh Hunt says the name originated in a sign or some reference to the Herald’s College in the vicinity.   1

 KnightKnight of La Mancha. 

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