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On 2 September 1666, it was the site of an attempted insurrection against Charles II, led by William Rokeby. Police, led by Sir Richard Stoneman-Merritt, attempted to arrest Rokeby and his followers there, but the Fourth Doctor informed those present in the pub that London was on fire. (PROSE: The Republican's Story)