South Tottenham


South Tottenham

South Tottenham is an area of the London Borough of Haringey, North London.

Location

South Tottenham occupies parts of the N15 and N17 postal districts. It is bordered in the south by Stamford Hill, the west by Harringay and West Green, the north by Tottenham, and the east by the Lee Valley Reservoirs.

History & etymology

: "For the history & etymology of South Tottenham see Tottenham."

Character of the area

South Tottenham has a significant Jewish community.Fact|date=November 2007 Over recent years cheaper housing developments have resulted in an influx of immigrants, especially from eastern Europe, South America and Africa.Fact|date=November 2007 It remains a culturally diverse and ever changing area, this can be seen by the businesses in the area.Fact|date=November 2007

It is currently classed as one of the more deprived areas in London [ [http://www.haringey.gov.uk/index/news_and_events/fact_file/ward_profiles/tottenham_green1/indices_of_deprivation_tottenham_green.htm Haringey Council, Tottenham Green Ward Page] ] and qualifies for the higher Stamp Duty threshold. [The Stamp Duty (Disadvantaged Areas) Regulations, 2001, Statutory Instrument, 2001, No. 3747, (The Stationery Office, 2001). See [http://www.opsi.gov.uk/SI/si2001/uksi_20013747_en.pdf Copy of Statutory Instrument on OPSI Site] ]

It is served by South Tottenham Station on London Overground, and by Seven Sisters Tube on the Victoria line.

Education

:"For details of education in South Tottenham see the London Borough of Haringey article."

External links

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • South Tottenham railway station — South Tottenham is a railway station on the Gospel Oak to Barking line in Tottenham, North London, between Harringay Green Lanes and Blackhorse Road. It is in Zone 3.Opened as Tottenham and Stamford Hill on 1 May 1871, it was renamed to South… …   Wikipedia

  • Tottenham — …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tottenham (disambiguation) — Tottenham may refer to:*Tottenham, a suburb of London in England *South Tottenham, a suburb of London in England *Tottenham Green, an electoral ward in Tottenham South Tottenham *Municipal Borough of Tottenham, the former administrative district… …   Wikipedia

  • Tottenham — infobox UK place country = England map type = Greater London region= London population= official name= Tottenham london borough= Haringey constituency westminster= Tottenham post town= LONDON postcode district = N15, N17 postcode area= N dial… …   Wikipedia

  • Tottenham and Hampstead Junction Railway — The Tottenham Hampstead Junction Railway was a railway line in north London, formed by an Act of Parliament of 28 July 1862. The line opened on 21 July 1868 between Tottenham North Junction (on the Great Eastern Railway) and Highgate Road. An… …   Wikipedia

  • Tottenham and Forest Gate Railway — The Tottenham Forest Gate Railway was a railway line in north London, formed by an Act of Parliament of 1890 and built as joint venture between the Midland Railway and the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway. It opened in 1894. History The line… …   Wikipedia

  • Tottenham Hotspur — Football Club Tottenham Hotspur FC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tottenham Hotspur F.C. — Tottenham Hotspur Football Club Tottenham Hotspur FC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tottenham Hotspur FC — Tottenham Hotspur Football Club Tottenham Hotspur FC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tottenham Court Road tube station — Tottenham Court Road is a station on the London Underground, serving as an interchange between the Central Line and the Charing Cross branch of the Northern Line.On the Central line it is between Oxford Circus and Holborn, and on the Northern… …   Wikipedia