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 Unitit kinrick
OS grid reference TQ325795
    - Charing Cross 1.5 mi (2.4 km)  W
Greater Lunnon
Region
Kintra Ingland
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun LONDON
Postcode destrict SE1
Diallin code 020
Polis
Fire
Ambulance
EU Pairlament Lunnon
UK Pairlament Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Lunnon Assembly
Leet o places
UK
Ingland

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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