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Aldersbrook, Redbridge

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Aldersbrook, Redbridge

Aldersbrook is the name given to an Edwardian housing estate in North-East London. It is named after the Alders Brook, a small tributary of the River Roding. It is bound by Aldersbrook Road to the south, Bush Wood to the west, Wanstead Park to the north, and the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium to the east. It is wholly in the London Borough of Redbridge, and borders Waltham Forest and Newham. One half of Aldersbrook is in the postcode district of E11, the other in E12.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyRedbridge
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ4087
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 Aldersbrook, Redbridge has been known in the past


Aldersbrook, Redbridge in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aldersbrooke, a place in Epping Forest, Essex, 1 mile NW. of Ilford ry. sta.; has a city cemetery.

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