- a former borough, now part of Newham, in SE England, near London.
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His first preferment was the lectureship of West-Ham and Bow.
The Vicar of West-Ham also held one acre of meadow, assigned to him for his tythe for the whole meadow; and 13s.Chronicles of London Bridge