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Stratford New Town, Newham

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Stratford New Town, Newham

Stratford is a district in East London, England, in the London Borough of Newham. It is located 6 miles east northeast of Charing Cross and is one of the major centres identified in the London Plan. It was historically an agrarian settlement in the ancient parish of West Ham in the county of Essex, which transformed into an industrial suburb following the introduction of the railway in 1839.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyNewham
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ3884
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

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