A tenement at the "Bocherie" in parish of St. Nicholas over against the cloister wall of the Friars Minors, 1349 (Ct. H.W. I. 576). In Farringdon Ward Within.
   The "Bocherye" in Estchepe and the "Bocherye" in St. Nicholas Flesshammes, mentioned Cal. L. Bk. I. 124. Temp. Hen. IV.
   See The Shambles.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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