Labour in Vain Hill
   The southern portion of Old Fish Street Hill was so called (W. Stow, 1722-Boyle, 1799).
   Lockie, 1810, mentions it as a former name of Old Fish Street Hill.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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