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 Lizard Point (Cornwall).Lloyd’s Books. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lloyd’s.
 
An association of underwriters, for marine insurances. So called because the society removed in 1716 from Cornhill to a coffee-house in Lombard Street kept by a man named Lloyd.   1
 


 Lizard Point (Cornwall).Lloyd’s Books. 

 
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