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Roundshaw, Sutton

Roundshaw is a housing estate and park in south Wallington on the eastern edge of the London Borough of Sutton. Grid Ref TQ302633. It was built on part of the site of the former Croydon Airport, and occupying roughly the area on which once stood the buildings of the first Croydon Aerodrome (the 'Plough Lane' aerodrome) which was demolished in 1928. The name comes from Roundshaw Park on the edge of the site, itself named from a round 'shaw' or grove of trees, which is still a feature.
Administrative CountySutton
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ3063
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan

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