List of places in London

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This is a partial list of places in London, England.


[edit] London boroughs

Inner London Camden, Greenwich †, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth, Westminster
Outer London Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Croydon, Ealing, Enfield, Haringey *, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kingston upon Thames, Merton, Newham *, Redbridge, Richmond upon Thames, Sutton, Waltham Forest

† = Outer London for statistics | * = Inner London for statistics

[edit] Areas

  • Docklands, the former docks of East London and surrounding localities that have been under redevelopment since the 1980s.

Some important contrasts in London:

[edit] Rivers and canals

[edit] Rivers

[edit] Subterranean rivers

[edit] Canals

[edit] Islands in the Thames

Note: Some of these "islands" are actually peninsulas, but have traditionally been called "islands" in common usage. Only the largest islands are listed here. A longer list can be found in the River Thames article.

[edit] Hills

[edit] Parks and Royal Parks

[edit] Remnants of ancient woodlands

[edit] Selected attractions

See also: list of London museums and the London attractions category.

[edit] Museums, palaces, venues and localities

[edit] Famous cemeteries

See also the Cemeteries in London category.

[edit] Cathedrals and other places of worship

See also: List of churches and cathedrals of London

[edit] Former tourist attractions

[edit] Other

[edit] Roads and streets

See also:

[edit] Selected streets and squares

[edit] Major roads

[edit] Roman roads

[edit] Public transport

[edit] Major railway stations

[edit] Airports

[edit] Markets

(see also London markets)

[edit] Trade markets

[edit] Covered markets

[edit] Street markets

[edit] Districts

Aside from the City and the London boroughs themselves, all contemporary districts of London are informal designations; usually based or adapted from historic parish or metropolitan borough boundaries which were all abolished by 1965. London postal districts often have an influence over where a place is considered to be although they were not designed for that purpose. All London boroughs are divided into wards which often share the names of London districts, however, they rarely share the historic or commonly accepted contemporary boundaries of those places.

[edit] See also

[edit] External links

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