Blackfriars Station
   At the northern end of Blackfriars Bridge, at the eastern end of the Victoria Embankment (P.O. Directory).
   On the boundary of the wards of Farringdon Within and Without.
   Before the erection of the station the site was occupied by Chatham Place (q.v.), as shown in Horwood, 1799.
   The Fleet entered the Thames at this site in former times.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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