Cart Yard

   West out of Harrow Alley, Aldgate High Street. In Portsoken Ward.
   So called in Rocque's map, 1746, but in the other maps it is generally shown as a portion of Harrow Alley (q.v.).
   The site is now covered by large stores.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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