Bang Kho Laem Destrict

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Bang Kho Laem
บางคอแหลม
Khet
Khet location in Bangkok
Khet location in Bangkok
Coordinates: 13°41′36″N 100°30′9″E / 13.69333°N 100.50250°E / 13.69333; 100.50250Coordinates: 13°41′36″N 100°30′9″E / 13.69333°N 100.50250°E / 13.69333; 100.50250
Kintra  Thailand
Province Bangkok
Seat Bang Kho Laem
Khwaeng 3
Khet established 9 November 1989
Aurie
 • Total 10.921 km2 (4.217 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Tot 106,499
 • Density 9,752/km2 (25,260/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 10120
Geocode 1031

Bang Kho Laem (Thai: บางคอแหลม; IPA: [bāːŋ kʰɔ̄ː lɛ̌ːm]) is ane o the 50 destricts (Khet) o Bangkok, Thailand. The destrict is boondit bi (clockwise frae north) Sathon, Yan Nawa, an athort Chao Phraya River, Rat Burana, Thon Buri an Khlong San Destricts.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Bang Kho Laem wis umwhile a pairt o amphoe Ban Thawai in Phra Pradaeng province.

Ban Thawai wis later reassigned tae Phra Nakhon province, an renamit amphoe Yan Nawa. When Phra Nakhon an Thonburi wur combined intae a single province in 1972, the names o admeenistrative units in the newly combined caipital wur chyngit frae amphoe an tambon tae destrict (khet) an sub-destrict (khwaeng). Thus, amphoe Yan Nawa (อำเภอยานนาวา) became khet Yan Nawa (เขตยานนาวา).

Due tae population increases, on 18 Apryle 1989, Yan Nawa Branch 2 (Khwaeng Bang Kho Laem) wis established as a seicont admeenistrative unit athin the Yan Nawa destrict, owerseein three sub-destricts: Bang Kho Laem, Wat Phraya Krai an Bang Khlo. It wis separatit as its awn destrict on 9 November 1989, an cried Bang Kho Laem.

Admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

The destrict is sub-dividit intae three sub-destricts (Khwaeng).

1. Bang Kho Laem  บางคอแหลม
2. Wat Phraya Krai วัดพระยาไกร
3. Bang Khlo บางโคล่

Places[eedit | eedit soorce]

Important streets in the destrict include:

Seicontary streets in the destrict include:

  • Sut Prasoet Road
  • Chalaem Nimit Road
  • Charoen Krung 85 and Sut Prasoet 9 (Soi Ban Mai)
  • Charoen Krung 107, Charoen Rat 7, and Charoen Rat 10 (Soi Pradu 1)
  • Charoen Rat 5, Charoen Rat 5 Yaek 4, Charoen Rat 7 Yaek 7, an Charoen Rat 8 (Soi Yu Di)
  • Chan 43 (Soi Wat Phai Ngoen)
  • Sathu Pradit 12 (Soi Thawi Sit)
  • Charoen Rat 7 Yaek 35 (Soi Rat Uthit 1)

Eddication[eedit | eedit soorce]

Shrewsbury International School is locatit in the destrict.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Contact Us." Shrewsbury International School. Retrieved on 6 March 2013. "1922 Charoen Krung Road Wat Prayakrai Bang Kholame Bangkok 10120 Thailand"

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