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Bishopsgate, Surrey

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Bishopsgate, Surrey

Bishopsgate is a road and ward in the northeast corner of the City of London, extending north from Gracechurch Street to Norton Folgate. It is named after one of the original seven gates in London Wall. The site of this gate is marked by a stone bishop's mitre, fixed high on the building located at the junction of Wormwood Street with Bishopsgate, by the gardens there and facing the Heron Tower.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9871
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Bishopsgate, Surrey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bishopsgate.-- HAMLET, on NW. border of Surrey, adjacent to Windsor Park, and near Virginia Water. Here Shelley, the poet, wrote his "Alastor..

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