British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Lewisham » Catford, Lewisham - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Catford, Lewisham

Local area map loading...

Catford, Lewisham

Catford is a district in south London, England, located in the London Borough of Lewisham. It is situated 6.3 miles south-east of Charing Cross. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyLewisham
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ3873
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Catford, Lewisham has been known in the past

Catford Bridge

Catford, Lewisham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Catford Bridge, sta. on South-Eastern Ry., Lewisham par., W. Kent, 7½ miles SE. of London.

Your comments about Catford, Lewisham

What do you know about Catford, Lewisham? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus