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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
St Olave Hart Street, the church of, is situated on the south side of Hart Street, Crutched Friars and derives its name and addition from being dedicated to St Olave or Olaus, King of Norway, who, from his strong attachment to the christian religion, took part with the Christian English, against the pagan Danes. A church stood on this site, dedicated to the same patron, before the year 1319, The present church  
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St Olave Hart Street, the church of, is situated on the south side of Hart Street, Crutched Friars and derives its name and addition from being dedicated to St Olave or Olaus, King of Norway, who, from his strong attachment to the christian religion, took part with the Christian English, against the pagan Danes. A church stood on this site, dedicated to the same patron, before the year 1319, The present church.<ref>James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
  
St Olave Hart Street Parish was part of [[Tower Ward, London, England|Tower Ward]].
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St Olave Hart Street Parish was part of [[Tower Ward, London, England|Tower Ward]].  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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=== Census  ===
 
=== Census  ===
  
==== 1582 Subsidy ====
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==== 1582 Subsidy ====
  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36143 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Tower Ward - St Olaves Parish], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36143 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Tower Ward - St Olaves Parish], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
  
==== 1666 Hearth Tax ====
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==== 1666 Hearth Tax ====
  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118806 Hearth Tax: City of London 1666 - St Olave Hart Street], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118806 Hearth Tax: City of London 1666 - St Olave Hart Street], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]

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History

St Olave Hart Street, the church of, is situated on the south side of Hart Street, Crutched Friars and derives its name and addition from being dedicated to St Olave or Olaus, King of Norway, who, from his strong attachment to the christian religion, took part with the Christian English, against the pagan Danes. A church stood on this site, dedicated to the same patron, before the year 1319, The present church.[1]

St Olave Hart Street Parish was part of Tower Ward.

Resources

Census

1582 Subsidy

1666 Hearth Tax

Web Sites

Wikipedia
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References

  1. James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: Google Books.
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