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Canning Town, Newham

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Canning Town, Newham

This article relates to the area of Canning Town north of the A13 Newham Way and ignores the northern part of the area which is not subject to regeneration, was not originally called Hallsville and whose connection with the Royal Docks is much looser. Canning Town is a district in East London, England. It is part of the London Borough of Newham and is situated in the area of the former London docks on the north side of the River Thames. It is the location of Rathbone Market.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyNewham
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ4081
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Canning Town, Newham has been known in the past

Barking Road

Canning Town, Newham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Canning Town, sta. on the Great Eastern Ry., S. Essex, adjacent to the Victoria Dock, E. London.

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