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Enfield Lock, Enfield

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Enfield Lock, Enfield

Enfield Lock is an area in the London Borough of Enfield, North London. It is approximately located east of the Hertford Road between Turkey Street and the Holmesdale Tunnel overpass, to the River Lee Navigation, including the Enfield Island Village. The locality gains its name from the lock on the River Lee Navigation. Today's Enfield Lock was re-built in 1922. The area forms part of the Lee Valley Park.
Post townENFIELD
Administrative CountyEnfield
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ3698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code01992 / 020
 

Other names by which Enfield Lock, Enfield has been known in the past

Ordnance Factory ~ Ordnance Factory Station

Enfield Lock, Enfield in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ordnance Factory Station, ry. sta., near Enfield Lock, Middlesex, 1 mile S. of Waltham Cross sta. and 6 miles N. of Tottenham sta.

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