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Snaresbrook, Waltham Forest

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Snaresbrook, Waltham Forest

Snaresbrook is an area of north-east London, mostly in the London Borough of Redbridge. A small part falls within the London Borough of Waltham Forest. It was part of Essex until 1965. The name derives from a corruption of Sayers brook, a tributary of the River Roding that flows through Wanstead to the East.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyWaltham Forest
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ3989
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Snaresbrook, Waltham Forest in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Snaresbrook, vil. with ry. sta., Wanstead par., Essex, 7½ miles NE. of Stratford sta.

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