Bore's Head

   Mentioned in Circuit of St. Giles' parish (Strype, ed. 1720, I. iii. 87).
   Boar's Head, Cripplegate, mentioned in 1648 (L. and P. Chas. I. XXII. 188).
   Perhaps on site of Boar's Head Court, Barbican (q.v.).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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