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Hornsey, Haringey

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Hornsey, Haringey

Hornsey is a district in London Borough of Haringey in north London, England. Whilst Hornsey was formerly the name of a much larger parish and later a municipal borough of Middlesex, today, the name usually refers only to the London district. It is an inner-suburban area located 6.2 miles north of Charing Cross.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyHaringey
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ3089
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Hornsey, Haringey has been known in the past

Haringe ~ Harringay

Hornsey, Haringey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hornsey, par. and local govt. dist. (ry. stations, Hornsey and Hornsey Road), Middlesex, in N. vicinity of London - par., 3039 ac., pop. 37,078; local govt. dist., 2813 ac., pop. 22,485.

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