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Lea Bridge, Hackney

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Lea Bridge, Hackney

Lea Bridge is a district in the north-east of the London Borough of Hackney, bounded by Upper Clapton to the north, Lower Clapton to the south, and the River Lee Navigation to the east. On the other side of the bridge after which the area is named is Leyton in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. The bridge gives its name to Lea Bridge Road and to wards in the boroughs of Hackney and Waltham Forest.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyHackney
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ3586
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

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

Lea Bridge, ry. sta., Leyton par., Essex, 2½ miles NW. of Stratford and 5½ miles NE. of London.

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