Southwark

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Southwark
  • Borough
Southwark Cathedral, 24th floor.jpg
Southwark Cathedral
Southwark is locatit in Greater Lunnon
Southwark
Southwark
Location within Greater Lunnon
OS grid reference TQ325795
• Charing Cross 1.5 mi (2.4 km) W
Lunnon burgh
Ceremonial coonty Greater Lunnon
Region
Kintra Ingland
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun LONDON
Postcode destrict SE1
Diallin code 020
Police Metropolitan
Fire Lunnon
Ambulance Lunnon
EU Pairlament London
UK Pairlament
Lunnon Assemmly
List of places
UK
Ingland
Lunnon
51°29′56″N 0°05′24″W / 51.4988°N 0.0901°W / 51.4988; -0.0901Coordinates: 51°29′56″N 0°05′24″W / 51.4988°N 0.0901°W / 51.4988; -0.0901

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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