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East Ham, Newham

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East Ham, Newham

East Ham is a suburban district of London, England, and part of the London Borough of Newham. It is a built-up district located 8 miles (12.8 km) east-northeast of Charing Cross. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyNewham
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ4283
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which East Ham, Newham has been known in the past

Ham ~ Ham East

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

East Ham, town and par. with ry. sta., on SW. border of Essex, 1½ mile SW. of Barking, 2498 ac., pop. 9713.

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