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Woodford, Redbridge

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Woodford, Redbridge

Woodford is a large suburban town in northeast London, England, occupying the north-western part of the London Borough of Redbridge. It is located approximately 9.5 miles northeast of Charing Cross and is divided into the neighbourhoods of Woodford Green, Woodford Bridge and South Woodford. In the Middle Ages it was a string of agrarian villages surrounded by Epping Forest in the county of Essex.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyRedbridge
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ4091
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020
 

Other names by which Woodford, Redbridge has been known in the past

Woodford Green ~ Woodford St Mary ~ Wdefort

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

Woodford.-- par. and ry. sta., Essex, 4½ miles NE. of Stratford by rail, 2146 ac., pop. 7154; P.O., T.O., 1 newspaper; is a local government district, and contains many fine mansions, villas, and other residences. Woodford Bridge, Woodford Green, and Woodford Wells are vils. in the par.

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