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Roehampton, Wandsworth

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Roehampton, Wandsworth

Roehampton is a district in south-west London, forming the western end of the London Borough of Wandsworth. It lies between the town of Barnes to the north, Putney to the east and Wimbledon Common to the south. The Richmond Park Golf Courses are west of the district, and just north of these is the Roehampton Gate entrance to Richmond Park — the largest of London's Royal Parks. Roehampton is 6.3 miles (10.1 km) south west of Charing Cross.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyWandsworth
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2274
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Roehampton, Wandsworth in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Roehampton, eccl. dist., Putney par., Surrey, 1½ mile SW. of Putney, and within the parl. limits of Wandsworth, pop. 1986.

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