Johnstones 1818 directory index
This is the 1818 Johnstones London commercial guide which also includes a little pub history detail.
John Lockie in 1810 describes as :
"Hand Court, Upper Thames Street, at 160, two doors West of Bush lane, about 1/5 of a mile on the Right from London bridge, it leads to Chequer yard and Dowgate hill."
Hand court, Upper Thames street
Length 35 yards. No. of Houses 8.
2 Saunders, John, Broker
* Saunders, James, Fish factor & salesman
4 Dixon, James, Furnishing ironmonger
7 Lowe, Christopher, Merchant