Cursitor Street
   East out of Chancery Lane at No. 38. Only a small portion lies in Farringdon Ward Without, the rest is in the borough of Holborn and the city of Westminster (P.O. Directory).
   First mention: Horwood, 1799.
   Former name : "Cursitors Alley," 1671 (L. and P. Chas. II. XI. p. 483).
   Named from the Cursitor's Office kept there.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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