Bear Key Stairs
   On the river, opposite Harp Lane and Young's Key, west of Bear Key (Rocque, 1746).
   Site occupied by the new Custom House, built 1814-17.
   See Sabb's Dock.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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