Sir Paul Pindar
Person Born 1565 Died 1650
Merchant and James I’s Ambassador to Turkey, 1611 - 20. Born Northamptonshire. Became very rich and built a mansion in Bishopgate Street Without, just beyond the City walls. The facade was given to the V&A Museum in 1890 when the building was demolished to make way for the enlarging of Liverpool Street Station. Jo Corbett has pictures.