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Summerstown, Wandsworth

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Summerstown, Wandsworth

Summerstown is a district in southwest London. Summerstown lies east of Wimbledon south of Earlsfield, west of Tooting and north of Collier's Wood. The district is bisected by the main A217 road and bordered by the River Wandle. The area is home to Wimbledon Stadium, a dog racing track which also hosts speedway, stock car and other racing events. The area also hosts a fitness centre with a gym and seven squash courts.
Administrative CountyWandsworth
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2672
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan

Other names by which Summerstown, Wandsworth has been known in the past

Wandsworth St Mary

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

Summerstown (or Wandsworth St Mary), eccl. dist. (ry. sta. Earlsfield and Summers Town), Wandsworth par. and bor., Surrey, on river Wandle, pop. 1753; the sta. is 1½ mile NE. of Wimbledon sta.

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