Southwark

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Coordinates: 51°29′56″N 0°05′24″W / 51.4988°N 0.0901°W / 51.4988; -0.0901

Southwark
Borough
Southwark Cathedral, 24th floor.jpg
Southwark Cathedral
Southwark is located in the United Kingdom
Southwark
Southwark

 Southwark shown within the United Kingdom
OS grid reference TQ325795
    - Charing Cross 1.5 mi (2.4 km)  W
Greater London
Region
Country Ingland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LONDON
Postcode district SE1
Dialling code 020
Police  
Fire  
Ambulance  
EU Parliament
UK Parliament Bermondsey and Old Southwark
London Assembly
List of places
United Kingdom

Southwark (pronounced /ˈsʌðərk/ SUDH-ərk) is a destrict o Central Lunnon, Ingland, an the admeenistrative heidquarters o the London Borough of Southwark. Situatit 1.5 miles (2.4 km) east o Charing Cross, it forms ane o the auldest pairts o Lunnon an fronts the River Thames tae the north. It historically formit an auncient burgh in the coonty o Surrey, made up o a number o parishes, which increasingly came unner the influence an jurisdiction o the Ceety o Lunnon. As an inner destrict o Lunnon, Southwark experiencit rapid depopulation durin the late 19t an early 20t centuries. It is nou at an advancit stage o regeneration an is the location o the City Hall offices o the Greater London Authority.

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