The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 3
This ward is divided into precincts, namely of , of , of New Fish-street, the upper and lower precincts of St. Leonard , and the upper and lower precincts of St. Benet, , and All-hallows, . This ward is bounded on the west by Candlewick and Dowgate-wards, and on the east by Langbourn and Billingsgate-wards. It is governed by an alderman, and common-councilmen. Before the great fire in , there were churches in this ward, viz: St. Magnus the Martyr, St. Benet Gracechurch, St. Leonard, , and St. Margaret, Fish-street-hill; which are now reduced to churches, St. Magnus and St. Benet.