Black Swan Alley
   1) South out of London Wall at No. 43, in Coleman Street Ward, near the eastern boundary of the ward (P.O. Directory).
   First mention: Rocque, 1746. Name derived from the sign.
   2) South out of St. Paul's Churchyard at No. 21, to 7 Little Carter Lane, in Castle Baynard Ward (P.O. Directory).
   First mention: Horwood, 1799.
   Former name : "Black Swan Court" (O. and M. 1677-O.S. 1875).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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