Now known as Cursitor’s Street, it runs east from Chancery Lane. A “cursitor” is either a courier or “an officer in the Court of Chancery, whose business is to make out original writs” (Webster’s, 1913).
The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from Wenceslaus Hollar’s maps:
Open location in Google Maps: 51.516474, -0.111269
Cursitor's Alley runs east off the SW edge of this segment of Rocque's 1746 map.
Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.