Blackfriars Lane


A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • Glass House Yard, Blackfriars —    Between Church Entry, Playhouse Yard and Water Lane, south of Apothecaries Hall, in Farringdon Ward Within (Horwood, 1799).    Previously it included Playhouse Yard and extended to Water Lane (O. and M. 1677 Rocque, 1746).    Occupied part of… …   Dictionary of London

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