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Elmers End, Bromley

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Elmers End, Bromley

Elmers End is a place in London Borough of Bromley, England. It has a large green space which is the centre of a gyratory. Very close to the combined railway station and Tramlink terminus bearing its name is the old sewage farm. The remains of this industrial site can still be seen. The sewage works is thought to be contaminated with heavy metals and is therefore unfit for building houses. There are two leading theories about where the name Elmers End originated.
Post townBECKENHAM
Administrative CountyBromley
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ3568
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020
 

Elmers End, Bromley in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Elmer's End, hamlet with ry. sta., 1½ mile SW. of Beckenham, W. Kent; P.O.

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