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Beddington, Sutton

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Beddington, Sutton

Beddington is a settlement in the London Boroughs of Sutton on the boundary with the London Borough of Croydon. The BedZED low energy housing scheme (short for Beddington Zero Energy Development) is actually located in the adjoining settlement of Hackbridge in the London Borough of Sutton. In Beddington was a static inverter plant of HVDC Kingsnorth. The village lay within the Anglo-Saxon administrative division of Wallington hundred. The settlement appears in the Domesday Book as Beddinton(e).
Administrative CountySutton
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ3065
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Beddington, Sutton has been known in the past

Bedington ~ Beddintone ~ Beddinton

Beddington, Sutton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Beddington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., mid. Surrey, 2 miles W. of Croydon -- par., 3951 ac., pop. 5492; vil., 3128 ac., pop. 2485; P.O.

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