If you ever find yourself struggling to find the location of a street mentioned on an old document it is possible it could have changed its name.  There are a number of online sources that can help with this.  Just do a quick search and you may well find the old street name and what it is known by today.

An example of this is this website, which lists the names of London streets that have been changed:

Lucretia Street in Lambeth is now Grindal Street.
Montague Terrace in Hackney is now Trowbridge Place.
Sklittles Lane in Plumstead is now Riverdale Road.

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