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De Beauvoir Town, Hackney

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De Beauvoir Town, Hackney

De Beauvoir Town is a district of the London Borough of Hackney that partly falls within the London Borough of Islington. Its borders are Kingsland Road in the east, Southgate Road to the west, the Regent's Canal in the south and Tottenham Road to the north. These are the official borders; however, some residents to the west of Southgate Road in the London Borough of Islington also consider themselves to be within this highly desirable area of central north London.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyHackney
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ3384
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 De Beauvoir Town, Hackney has been known in the past

Beauvoir Town

De Beauvoir Town, Hackney in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Beauvoir Town, eccl. dist., W. Hackney par., Middlesex, London, near Kingsland Road, pop. 12,012.

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