Ropemakers' Alley
   West out of Little Moorfields, a passage to Grub Street (Hatton, 1708-Boyle, 1799).
   Through a house called "Farthing Latch," because the passenger paid a farthing to
   The tenant of the house for the privilege of making use of the passage (W. Stow, 1722).
   See Ropemaker Street.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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