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Alley / Score / Shute

- a term used to describe almost any narrow road or walkway, implies something away from main roads ie back alley. There are a huge nimber of regional variations in the names given to them, "scores" and "shutes" are two which are reasonably common. These routes are important because very often they give good clues to the foundations of towns, they can reveal old boundary enclosures and building lines, and blocked doors and windows where they pass close to buildings.
See close, pend.