Bear Alley, Farringdon Street
   East out of Farringdon Street at No.28 (P.O. Directory). In Farringdon Ward Without.
   First mention: Leake, 1666.
   Called "Great Bear Alley" (O. and M. 1677-Hatton, 1708).
   Extending to Seacoal Lane (P.C. 1732).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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