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Harold Wood, Havering

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Harold Wood, Havering

Harold Wood is a surburb in northeast London, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering. It is situated 16.5 miles east-northeast of Charing Cross and near to the Greater London boundary.
Post townROMFORD
Administrative CountyHavering
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ5490
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code01708
Population12,443 (Harold Wood ward 2007)

Other names by which Harold Wood, Havering has been known in the past

Harolds Wood

Harold Wood, Havering in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Harold's Wood, vil. with ry. sta., Romford par., S. Essex, 4 miles NW. of Brentwood and 15 miles NE. of London; P.O.

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