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Barkingside, Redbridge

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Barkingside, Redbridge

Barkingside is a district of Ilford in the London Borough of Redbridge, northeast London. Barkingside was historically part of Essex until 1965, when the Greater London boroughs were created. Barkingside is chiefly known for the children's charity Barnardo's, which was founded there in 1866, and still has its headquarters there.
Post townILFORD
Administrative CountyRedbridge
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ4489
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 Barkingside, Redbridge has been known in the past

Barking Side

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

Barking Side, eccl. dist., Great Ilford par., S. Essex, pop. 2630; P.O.

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