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Beckton, Essex

Historical Description

Beckton, a station on the G.E.R., Essex 9 miles E of London. The Gas Light and Coke Company of London have extensive works here covering an area of 40 acres.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Essex is available to browse.

The Essex pages from the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 is online.


Maps

Online maps of Beckton are available from a number of sites:

DistrictNewham
CountyGreater London
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Postal districtE6
Post TownLondon