London Borough of Hackney

Sutton House was built in 1535.
Curtain Theatre circa 1600 print. Note: some authorities believe this to be a depiction of the Theatre – the other Elizabethan theatre in Shoreditch.
Hackney Town Hall was built in the 1930s for the former Metropolitan Borough of Hackney.
St Augustine's Tower. A former property of the Knights of St John dating from the 13th century, St Augustine's Tower is Hackney's oldest building. The tower is all that remains of the medieval parish church, which was demolished in 1798.
Coat of Arms of the London Borough of Hackney.
Localities in the London Borough of Hackney.
Stamford Hill, along with neighbouring West Hackney, Clapton and Stoke Newington has a large Hasidic Jewish population.
Hackney One Carnival on Ridley road (2016)
Flats built in the site of Gainsborough Studios in Hoxton

London borough in Inner London.

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Sporting complex and public park in Stratford and Hackney Wick, in east London.

The ArcelorMittal Orbit.
East Bank construction in November 2021
Stratford City bus station
The London Aquatics Centre with the ArcelorMittal Orbit on the right
Lee Valley VeloPark
Olympic gardens in front of the River Lea and its tributary the City Mill River
Northern Parklands with the River Lea, looking south
Northern Parklands with the River Lea, looking south

The park occupies an area straddling four east London boroughs; Newham, Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Waltham Forest.

Inner London

Name for the group of London boroughs which form the interior part of Greater London and are surrounded by Outer London.

London postal district shown (in red) against the Greater London boundary

Hackney

Hackney Central

St Augustine's Tower. Dating back to the 13th century, this is Hackney Central's oldest building. It is all that remains of the original medieval parish church, which was demolished in 1798 (September 2005)
Loddiges' family vault in St John's Church Gardens
1830 Map of Hackney village
A map showing the Hackney ward of Hackney Metropolitan Borough as it appeared in 1916.
Districts within the London Borough of Hackney.
The refurbished Hackney Empire is one of the oldest surviving music halls in Britain. (September 2005)
The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & Natural History near the Regents Canal, opened 2015
The Hackney Museum contains Hackney's first fire engine.
Church of St John-at-Hackney

Hackney Central is a sub-district of Hackney in the London Borough of Hackney in London, England and is four miles (6.4 km) northeast of Charing Cross.

Mare Street

Mare Street in the 21st century. A London bus passes a branch of Marks and Spencer.
The Hackney Empire is a prominent Victorian music hall.
A drinking trough provided by the Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association

Mare Street is a street in the London Borough of Hackney.

London Borough of Tower Hamlets

London borough covering much of the traditional East End.

Canary Wharf, world headquarters of numerous major banks and professional services firms
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Tower Hamlets Town Hall
Canary Wharf, seen from a high-level walkway on Tower Bridge
East London Mosque, the first in Western Europe to be allowed to use loudspeakers to broadcast the adhan
Christ Church of Spitalfields
The London Buddhist Centre
One Canada Square, the 15th-tallest building in Europe and currently the second tallest completed building in the United Kingdom, the tallest being The Shard
The market area in Whitechapel
The Blizard Building of Queen Mary University of London, housing the Institute of Cell and Molecular Sciences
Whitechapel Idea Store (library).
Mile End Stadium
Mile End Park
Museum of London Docklands
Bus on route 309 in Poplar, Tower Hamlets

The City of London lies to the west, the London Borough of Hackney to the north, while the River Lea forms the boundary with the London Borough of Newham to the east.

Clapton, London

Maccaronis were 18th-century dandies. This example 1792 is from Sutton House
The Good Shepherd's extravagant main entrance. (October 2005)
The New Synagogue. Spire of the Good Shepherd in the background. (October 2005)
The Anchor and Hope, a war survivor overshadowed by postwar High Hill Ferry Estate. (October 2005)

Clapton is a district of East London, England, in the London Borough of Hackney.

London Borough of Islington

London borough in Inner London.

A map showing the wards of Islington since 2002
Islington Town Hall
Inmarsat head office
The 'Angel Central' shopping arcade

Finsbury Park (split between three boroughs. Other boroughs are London Borough of Haringey and London Borough of Hackney).

Shoreditch

Shoreditch church
Memorial to Elizabethan actors buried in Shoreditch church
1867 poster from the National Standard Theatre
1907 Hetty King sheet music, expressing a concern of modern residents
A coffee shop in Boxpark Shoreditch
Shoreditch High Street railway station, built as part of the East London Line extension.
South Shoreditch undergoing reconstruction in 2015
Shoreditch and surrounding area, 1755. The north-eastern part of the map is part of the parish of Shoreditch
A map showing the wards of Shoreditch Metropolitan Borough as they appeared in 1916.
Official portrait of Meg Hillier (MP) of Hackney South and Shoreditch.

Shoreditch is a district in the East End of London in England, and forms the southern part of the London Borough of Hackney.

Hoxton

A map showing Hoxton ward of Shoreditch Metropolitan Borough as it appeared in 1916.
Hoxton Hall, still an active community resource
LBH plaque commemorating the Britannia Theatre, now attached to modern flats
Hoxton Square in January 2006. The White Cube gallery is in the background to the right: the gallery closed in 2012.
Sir Alfred Hitchcock sculpture at the site of Gainsborough Pictures, Poole Street, Hoxton.
Districts within the London Borough of Hackney.

Hoxton is an area in the London Borough of Hackney, England.

Metropolitan Borough of Shoreditch

A map showing the wards of Shoreditch Metropolitan Borough as they appeared in 1916.
Detail of the town hall facade. Note that the imposing figure representing Progress carries an axe to clear the way to the future. (September 2005)

The Metropolitan Borough of Shoreditch was a Metropolitan borough of the County of London between 1899 and 1965, when it was merged with the Metropolitan Borough of Stoke Newington and the Metropolitan Borough of Hackney to form the London Borough of Hackney.