Farringdon Market
   Between Farringdon Street east and Shoe Lane west, north of Stonecutter Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (Elmes, 1831-O.S. 1880).
   Erected 1826 by the Corporation of London. Archt., W. Montague. To replace Fleet Market, removed from Farringdon Street.
   The western side of the market was removed to form the approaches to Holborn Viaduct, and the remainder of the market, 11/2 acres, sold 1892.
   Farringdon Avenue has been erected on the site.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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