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Where is Deptford?

Deptford is located in the county of Greater London, London, four miles south-east of the city of City of London, 20 miles south-east of the major town of Watford, and five miles south-east of London. Deptford lies three miles south-east of the City and County of the City of London border, and was historically in the county of Kent. Deptford falls within the London borough council of Lewisham, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the SE8 postcode district. The post town for Deptford is London.

Deptford on a map

Map showing extent of Deptford as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Deptford
Map showing location of Deptford within the UK
Location of Deptford within the UK

Which county is Deptford in?

Deptford is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Deptford in Greater London?

Deptford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater London, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Greater London.

Map showing location of Deptford within Greater London
Location of Deptford within Greater London

What is the postcode for Deptford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Deptford is SE8 4RG.

Where is Deptford in SE8?

Deptford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SE8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SE8 postcode district.

Map showing location of Deptford within SE8
Location of Deptford within SE8

What is the post town for Deptford?

The post town for Deptford is London. Deptford is in the SE8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of London.

What is the latitude and longitude of Deptford?

The centre of Deptford is located at position 51.47763° latitude and -0.02598° longitude.

Latitude51.47763°
Longitude-0.02598°

What is the easting and northing of Deptford?

The centre of Deptford is located at the grid reference easting 537184 and northing 177255 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting537184
Northing177255

What are the nearest towns to Deptford?

Position of Deptford relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Deptford to the centre of the town.

north-west
10m
Deptford is 10 miles north-west of Swanley
south
11m
Deptford is 11 miles south of Chigwell
north
12m
Deptford is 12 miles north of Warlingham
west
12m
Deptford is 12 miles west of Dartford
south
13m
Deptford is 13 miles south of Loughton
north-east
13m
Deptford is 13 miles north-east of Ewell
north-east
13m
Deptford is 13 miles north-east of Banstead
west
14m
Deptford is 14 miles west of Swanscombe
north
14m
Deptford is 14 miles north of Caterham
south
14m
Deptford is 14 miles south of Waltham Cross

What are the nearest cities to Deptford?

Position of Deptford relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Deptford to the centre of the city.

south-east
4m
Deptford is 4 miles south-east of City of London
east
5m
Deptford is 5 miles east of City of Westminster
south-east
5m
Deptford is 5 miles south-east of London
south-east
23m
Deptford is 23 miles south-east of St Albans
south-west
28m
Deptford is 28 miles south-west of Chelmsford
north
46m
Deptford is 46 miles north of Brighton and Hove
west
50m
Deptford is 50 miles west of Canterbury
south
51m
Deptford is 51 miles south of Cambridge
north-east
55m
Deptford is 55 miles north-east of Chichester
east
56m
Deptford is 56 miles east of Oxford

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