Victorian London - Organisations and Public Bodies - City of London - Tower Street (Ward of)

TOWER STREET WARD. Oneofthe 26 wards of London, and so called from its contiguity to the Tower of London. It is  bounded on the north by Fenchurch-street, on the south by the Thames, on the east by the Tower, and on the west by Billingsgate.

Peter Cunningham, Hand-Book of London, 1850