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South Hackney, Hackney

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South Hackney, Hackney

South Hackney is a district in the London Borough of Hackney situated 4.8 miles north east of Charing Cross. It is immediately north of Victoria Park and the area centred on Victoria Park Road and Lauriston Road. Sometimes known as Victoria Park Village, particularly by estate agents, to distinguish the residential area from the rest of Hackney. In Tudor times, South Hackney consisted of two small settlements.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyHackney
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ3584
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

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

South Hackney, dist., partly in Bethnal Green and Shoreditch pars, but chiefly in Hackney par., Middlesex, pop. 40,902.

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