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Survey of London: Volume 22, Bankside (The Parishes of St. Saviour and Christchurch Southwark)
"Paris Garden and the Bear-baiting" in Archaeologia, Vol. 70, by W. W. ... reference that has been found to bear-baiting on Bankside is in an order ... to proclaim the abolition of the Stews on Bankside and of...
Old and New London: Volume 6
that those who resorted thither went to the theatre when the bear-baiting sports were over, ... for bear-baiting. The public were admitted by the payment of a penny at the gate, ... had been long set apart for "...
Calendar of State Papers Domestic: Elizabeth, Addenda 1580-1625
for the townspeople would rather pay money for bear-baiting than for any charitable
Old and New London: Volume 2
and bear baitings at this delectable locality, the animals were paraded ... . With a variety of bull-baiting and bear-baiting, and a dog to be drawn ... with fireworks, and...
Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629
Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 2, 1640-1643
during the Pleasure of this House. Suppressing Bear-baiting. Ordered, That the Masters ... the Game of Bear-baiting in these Times of great Distractions, till ... this House forthwith: And that the Captain of the...
A Dictionary of London
for bear-baiting in the neighbourhood. See Beer Lane. Berewards Lane, Bishopsgate ... 230). Not further identified. See Beare (le) in Aldersgate Street. Bere ... is given as the equivalent of "ursarius" a "...
A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 17, Offlow Hundred (Part)
and bear-baiting, dog- and cock-fighting, 'and other low games'. 32 Bull-baiting ... There was bull-baiting at the 1826 wake. 30 In 1835 it was expected that the chief attractions at that year's...
Calendar of State Papers Domestic: James I, 1611-18
James 1 - volume 77 August 1614 August 1614 Aug. 4. London. 75. Chamberlain to Carleton. He is to remove from Venice to the Low Countries. Departure of the King of Denmark. He had hunting, bear-baiting, fencing,