In the vennel (alley or small street) some ruins remain of the maison dieu, or hospitium, founded in 1256 by William of Brechin.
She lives in the Pleasance, and I saw her to-night in the vennel.
He turned his horse's head and retraced his path up the vennel.
His coach couped in the vennel, and his lordship was thrown head foremost into the mud.
The vennel, a narrow lane in Edingburgh, running out of the Grassmarket.
The vennel, a narrow lane in Edinburgh running out of the Grassmarket.