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City Backstreets Pub Tour

Bank tube station, London (exit 1, on the corner of Poultry and Princes Street)

Guided by Kevin

Short read: Roman Forum to Scrooge

Long read: scutchell, n. 'A narrow lane or passageway between buildings or hedges.' Also: a narrow passageway inside a house. Also: a long dark passage.

Origin: unknown. 

twitchel n. 'A narrow passage between walls or hedges.' Old English twycene, twicen a fork in a road, a forked way


The City Backstreets Pub Tour takes place at 7.15 pm on Saturday, October 5. Meet Kevin just outside exit 3 of BankTube