Ball Court, Giltspur Street

   East out of Giltspur Street, in Farringdon Ward Without (Collmgwood, 1907).
   First mention: O. and M. 1677.
   Called " Bull Court " in Horwood, 1799. " Ball Yard," Rocque, 1746.
   Site now occupied by the new Out-Patient Department and other buildings of St. Bartholomew's Hospital.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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