Stockwell

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Stockwell is a district in South West London, England, located in the London Borough of Lambeth.wikipedia
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Brixton

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Battersea, Brixton, Clapham, South Lambeth, Oval and Kennington all border Stockwell.
It lies within Inner South London and is bordered by Stockwell, Clapham, Streatham, Camberwell, Tulse Hill, Balham and Herne Hill.

Stockwell Garage

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The only twentieth-century building of significant architectural interest in the area is Stockwell Bus Garage.
Stockwell Garage is a large bus garage in Stockwell, in the London Borough of Lambeth, which opened in April 1952.

London Borough of Lambeth

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Stockwell is a district in South West London, England, located in the London Borough of Lambeth.
In between are the developed and inner-city districts of Brixton, Brixton Hill, Streatham Hill, Clapham, Clapham Park, Herne Hill, Stockwell, Tulse Hill and Kennington, each at different stages of gentrification with suburban and urban elements.

David Bowie

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
The family lived at 40 Stansfield Road, on the boundary between Brixton and Stockwell in the south London borough of Lambeth.

Battersea

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Battersea, Brixton, Clapham, South Lambeth, Oval and Kennington all border Stockwell.
To the east are Lambeth, Stockwell and Nine Elms; to the south are Wandsworth and Balham; to the south-east is Clapham; and to the west Wandsworth Town.

Little Portugal, London

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Stockwell and neighbouring South Lambeth are home to one of the UK's biggest Portuguese communities, known as 'Little Portugal'.
Little Portugal is an area in South London, specifically around Stockwell, where there is a large Portuguese community.

Vauxhall (UK Parliament constituency)

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At parliamentary level it is in the Vauxhall constituency, represented by Labour MP Kate Hoey.
The seat includes all of Vauxhall, North Lambeth, Stockwell, Kennington and some of Brixton and north Clapham.

Roger Moore

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
Roger Moore was born on 14 October 1927 in Stockwell, London.

Joan Littlewood

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Another famed cultural figure who was born in Stockwell in October 1914, was theatre director Joan Littlewood, who has been called the mother of modern theatre.
Littlewood was born in Stockwell, London, and trained as an actress at RADA, but left after an unhappy start and moved to Manchester in 1934, where she met folksinger Jimmie Miller, who later became known as Ewan MacColl.

Kennington

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Battersea, Brixton, Clapham, South Lambeth, Oval and Kennington all border Stockwell.
Nearest places: Vauxhall, Waterloo, Walworth, Newington (usually known as Elephant and Castle), Stockwell, Camberwell, Brixton, and Lambeth North.

Roots Manuva

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
Smith grew up around Stockwell, London, England.

Platanos College

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In the Stockwell area (on Clapham Road) there is also Platanos College, a secondary school, Lansdowne School and numerous primary schools.
Platanos College (formerly Stockwell Park High School) is a mixed secondary school located in the Stockwell area of the London Borough of Lambeth, England.

Vincent van Gogh

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
After completing his training in 1873, he was transferred to Goupil's London branch on Southampton Street, and took lodgings at 87 Hackford Road, Stockwell.

Nathaniel Clyne

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
Clyne was born in Stockwell, London.

Stockwell tube station

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Stockwell tube station is served by the Victoria and Northern London Underground lines.
Stockwell is a London Underground station in Stockwell in the London Borough of Lambeth.

Vauxhall

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South Lambeth, Stockwell, and the Patmore Estate are to the south of Vauxhall.

London Underground

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Stockwell tube station is served by the Victoria and Northern London Underground lines.
For the first deep-level tube line, the City and South London Railway, two 10 ft diameter circular tunnels were dug between King William Street (close to today's Monument station) and Stockwell, under the roads to avoid the need for agreement with owners of property on the surface.

Clapham

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Battersea, Brixton, Clapham, South Lambeth, Oval and Kennington all border Stockwell.
Parts of Clapham North lie within the Brixton electoral ward of Ferndale and the Stockwell electoral ward of Larkhall.

Annie McCall

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In 1889, with Miss Marion Ritchie, she opened the Clapham Maternity Hospital at 41 & 43 Jeffreys Road, Stockwell.

Violette Szabo

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Famous former and current residents of Stockwell include David Bowie, Gary Raymond, Lilian Bayliss, Edward Thomas, Vincent van Gogh (briefly), Violette Szabo, Joanna Lumley, Jerry Dammers, Roger Moore, Roots Manuva, Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nathaniel Clyne, Dot Rotten, Will Self, former Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy, and footballer Paul Davis, who played for Arsenal..
There is a mural dedicated to Violette Szabo in Stockwell, South London, painted in 2001: Stockwell War Memorial, Stockwell Road.

21 July 2005 London bombings

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On 22 July 2005, following the 21 July 2005 London bombings, Stockwell gained notoriety as the scene of the shooting by police of an innocent Brazilian electrician, Jean Charles de Menezes, on a tube train.

List of bus routes in London

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London Buses routes 2, 50, 88, 155, 196, 333, 345, P5, N2 and N155 serve Stockwell.

London Buses route 88

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London Buses routes 2, 50, 88, 155, 196, 333, 345, P5, N2 and N155 serve Stockwell.

Santander Cycles

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Santander Cycles, a bike-sharing system in London, operates in Stockwell.

South London

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Stockwell is a district in South West London, England, located in the London Borough of Lambeth.