London Borough of Southwark

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The London Borough of Southwark in South London, England forms part of Inner London and is connected by bridges across the River Thames to the City of London.wikipedia
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Southwark London Borough Council

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It is governed by Southwark London Borough Council.
Southwark London Borough Council is the local authority for the London Borough of Southwark in Greater London, England.

Elephant and Castle

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Dulwich is home to the Dulwich Picture Gallery and the Imperial War Museum is in Elephant and Castle.
The Elephant and Castle is an area around a major road junction in southeast London, England, in the London Borough of Southwark.

Southwark

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The name Southwark dates from the establishment of a defensive position in the area by King Alfred in the 9th century.
Southwark is a district of Central London and is the north-west of the London Borough of Southwark.

Tate Modern

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The part of the South Bank within the borough is home to London Bridge terminus station and the attractions of The Shard, Tate Modern, Shakespeare's Globe and Borough Market that are the largest of the venues in Southwark to draw domestic and international tourism.
It is based in the former Bankside Power Station, in the Bankside area of the London Borough of Southwark.

South Bank

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The part of the South Bank within the borough is home to London Bridge terminus station and the attractions of The Shard, Tate Modern, Shakespeare's Globe and Borough Market that are the largest of the venues in Southwark to draw domestic and international tourism.
It forms a narrow strip of riverside land within the London Borough of Lambeth (where it adjoins Albert Embankment) and the London Borough of Southwark, (where it adjoins Bankside).

Surrey

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The name Suthriganaweorc or Suthringa geweorche is recorded for the area in the early 10th-century Anglo-Saxon document known as the Burghal Hidage and means "fort of the men of Surrey" or "the defensive work of the men of Surrey".
The London boroughs of Lambeth, Southwark, Wandsworth, and parts of Lewisham and Bromley were in Surrey until 1889, as were Croydon, Kingston upon Thames, Merton, Sutton and the part of Richmond upon Thames on the right bank of the River Thames until 1965, when they were absorbed into Greater London, and the county extended north of the Thames by the addition of Spelthorne, as a result of the dissolution of Middlesex.

Borough Market

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The part of the South Bank within the borough is home to London Bridge terminus station and the attractions of The Shard, Tate Modern, Shakespeare's Globe and Borough Market that are the largest of the venues in Southwark to draw domestic and international tourism.
Borough Market is a wholesale and retail market hall in Southwark, London, England.

Metropolitan Borough of Southwark

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The London Borough of Southwark was formed in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell, and the Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey.
It was created to cover the western section of the ancient borough of Southwark and formed the northwestern part of the current London Borough of Southwark.

Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey

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The London Borough of Southwark was formed in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell, and the Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey.
It was abolished and its area became part of the London Borough of Southwark in 1965.

London Borough of Bromley

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To the south the borough tapers giving brief borders with the London Boroughs of Bromley and the Croydon.
The borough shares borders with the London Boroughs of Lewisham and Greenwich to the north, Bexley to the north-east, Southwark and Lambeth to the north-west, and Croydon to the west.

London Borough of Tower Hamlets

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The borough borders the City of London and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to the north (the River Thames forming the boundary), the London Borough of Lambeth to the west and the London Borough of Lewisham to the east.
On the other side of the Thames is The London Borough of Southwark to the southwest, The London Borough of Lewisham to the South, and The Royal Borough of Greenwich to the southeast.

Shakespeare's Globe

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The part of the South Bank within the borough is home to London Bridge terminus station and the attractions of The Shard, Tate Modern, Shakespeare's Globe and Borough Market that are the largest of the venues in Southwark to draw domestic and international tourism.
Shakespeare's Globe is a reconstruction of the Globe Theatre, an Elizabethan playhouse for which William Shakespeare wrote his plays, in the London Borough of Southwark, on the south bank of the River Thames.

London Borough of Lewisham

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The borough borders the City of London and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to the north (the River Thames forming the boundary), the London Borough of Lambeth to the west and the London Borough of Lewisham to the east.
The borough is surrounded by the Royal Borough of Greenwich to the east, the London Borough of Bromley to the south and the London Borough of Southwark to the west.

Burgess Park

At 1 mi wide, Burgess Park is Southwark's largest green space.
Burgess Park is a public park situated in the London Borough of Southwark, in an area between Camberwell to the west, Walworth to the north, Bermondsey to the east and Peckham to the south.

Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell

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The London Borough of Southwark was formed in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell, and the Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey.
In 1965 the borough was abolished and its former area became part of the London Borough of Southwark in Greater London.

Rotherhithe

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London's Norwegian Church and Finnish Church and the Swedish Seamen's Church are all in Rotherhithe.
Rotherhithe is a residential district in south-east London, England, and part of the London Borough of Southwark.

St George the Martyr, Southwark

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St George the Martyr is the oldest church in Greater London dedicated to England's Patron Saint, the redundant St Thomas Church is now the Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret.
It lies within the modern-day London Borough of Southwark, on Borough High Street at the junction with Long Lane, Marshalsea Road, and Tabard Street.

Sydenham Hill

Along these crests in part of the borough's south corner is the highest point of the borough, Sydenham Hill, the fifteenth-highest peak in London.
It is also the name of a road which runs along the northeastern part of the ridge, demarcating the London Boroughs of Southwark, Bromley and the Lewisham.

London Borough of Lambeth

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The borough borders the City of London and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to the north (the River Thames forming the boundary), the London Borough of Lambeth to the west and the London Borough of Lewisham to the east.
The London Borough of Southwark lies to the east of the Borough of Lambeth.

Menier Chocolate Factory

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The Menier Chocolate Factory combines a theatre and exhibition space, whilst the newly opened Bridge Theatre is located next to Tower Bridge and City Hall.
It is located in a former 1870s Menier Chocolate Company factory in Southwark Street, a major street in the London Borough of Southwark, central south London, England, some 2.5 km from the theatrical West End.

Bankside

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The rebuilt Globe Theatre and its exhibition on the Bankside remind us of the area's being the birthplace of classical theatre.
Bankside is a district of London, England, and part of the London Borough of Southwark.

London Borough of Croydon

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To the south the borough tapers giving brief borders with the London Boroughs of Bromley and the Croydon.
To the north and east, the borough mainly borders the London Borough of Bromley, and in the north west the boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark.

City of London

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The borough borders the City of London and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to the north (the River Thames forming the boundary), the London Borough of Lambeth to the west and the London Borough of Lewisham to the east. The London Borough of Southwark in South London, England forms part of Inner London and is connected by bridges across the River Thames to the City of London.
Today it is part of the London Borough of Southwark.

Trinity Church Square

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The other redundant church is Francis Bedford's in Trinity Church Square, now a recording studio, Henry Wood Hall.
Trinity Church Square, formerly known as Trinity Square, is a garden square in Newington in the London Borough of Southwark.

Inner London

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The London Borough of Southwark in South London, England forms part of Inner London and is connected by bridges across the River Thames to the City of London.