Bow Churchyard

   South out of Cheapside at No. 55 on the west side of St. Mary le Bow (P.O. Directory). In Cordwainer Ward.
   First mention: Cemetery of the Church of Bow called "Bow Churchyard," 1585 (Lond. I. p.m. III. 93).
   "Bowechurchyarde," 1609 (Ct. H.W. II. 732).

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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