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London Fields, Dudley

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London Fields, Dudley

London Fields is a park and district in East London, England, and situated in the borough of Hackney. The park itself was first recorded in 1540. At this time it was common ground and was used by drovers to pasture their livestock before taking them to market in London. London Fields is just over 31 acres in extent; about one-third of its original size. It is 4.2 miles north-east of Charing Cross.
Administrative CountyDudley
Traditional CountyWorcs (det), locally in Staffs
OS GridSO9290
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands

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