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Deptford, Sunderland

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Deptford, Sunderland

Deptford is a district of south east London, England, on the south bank of the River Thames. It is named after a ford of the River Ravensbourne, and from the mid 16th to the late 19th century was home to Deptford Dockyard, the first of the Royal Navy Dockyards.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ3857
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Deptford, Sunderland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Deptford, eccl. dist., Bishop Wearmouth par., N. Durham, pop. 6769.

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