Canning Town
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.514 and 0.019 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 30' 49" and E 0° 1' 10"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:02 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:25 am and 4:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Canning Town

Canning Town in Greater London (England) is a city located in United Kingdom a little east of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Canning Town is now 04:02 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 7 airports closer to Canning Town, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 4 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Poplar, East Ham, Woolwich, Ilford and Hackney. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 6°C / 43 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, overcast clouds.

Friday, 22nd of November 2019

10°C (51 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Crowne Plaza LONDON DOCKLANDS

Address
0,4 mi
Western Gateway,Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1AL LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Good Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Royal Victoria Dock,Western Gateway 27
E16 1FA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Rojen Apartments Docklands

Address
0,9 mi
Neutron Tower, 6 Blackwall Way
E14 9GT London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DoubleTree by Hilton London Excel

Address
0,9 mi
Excel 2 Festoon Way Royal Victoria
E16 1RH London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Aloft London Excel

Address
0,8 mi
ONE EASTERN GATEWAY ROYAL VICTORIA DOCK
E16 1FR London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Novotel London Excel

Address
0,4 mi
7 Western Gateway Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1AA LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sunborn London Royal Victoria Dock

Address
0,4 mi
Western GATEWAY
E16 1AA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


DOCKLANDS Holiday Inn Express LONDON-ROYAL DOCKS

Address
0,4 mi
1 Silvertown Way,Canning Town
E16 1EA LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Styles London Excel

Address
0,4 mi
272 283 Victoria Dock Road
E16 3BY LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn Express LONDON - GREENWICH A102(M)

Address
1,6 mi
Bugsby Way,Greenwich
SE10 0GD LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Stabbing in Canning Town Newham on Barking Road at Summer Gold

Published: September 13, 2009
Length: 14:14 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: CleanUpCanningTown

Stabbing in Canning Town on Barking Road in front of the Afro-Caribbean Night Club Summer Gold. Since Summer Gold has opened it has been nothing but trouble for the neighborhood. It needs...


Summer Gold (Canning Town) Noise Complaint 15-Aug-2009 3:30 AM

Published: August 15, 2009
Length: 35:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CleanUpCanningTown

The Afro-Caribbean restaurant ad night club Summer Gold (59-61 Barking Road, E16 4HB Canning Town, Newham) is a nuisance the area. Here is video of the unruly customers. Neighbours have ...


Travel Bloggers at World Travel Market 2012

Published: November 26, 2012
Length: 30:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Davidsbeenhere

http://davidsbeenhere.com/ While at World Travel Market 2012, I had a chance to meet up with some travel bloggers to discuss with them why they have chosen to visit WTM 2012. I want to give...


Interactive augmented reality travel Trinidad and Tobago

Published: December 05, 2013
Length: 15:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UNIKI Interactive

Interactive augmented reality travel with with printed personalised postcards UNIKI uni.capture // for Trinidad and Tobago, WTM2013, Excel London //


Crossrail completes first tunnel breakthrough August 2012

Published: September 07, 2012
Length: 55:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Crossrail Project

Crossrail has successfully completed it's first tunnelling "breakthrough" at our Limmo Peninsular worksite, near Canning Town. The "breakthrough" took place at the end of August when our eastern...


Welcome to Vermilion

Published: March 13, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: thinkpublicity1

Forming the focal point of a fresh chapter in the future of Canning Town, Vermilion is a new generation of London living. The 271-apartment mixed use development comprises studio, one, two...


John Hitchin, Renaisi. East London 10 years of Change event

Published: March 12, 2013
Length: 48:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Community Links

During January 2013 New Start magazine published a series of articles on the regeneration of east London. The series attracted a lot of interest and New Start convened a half day event at Community...


Kirby Swales, Renasi. East London 10 years of Change event

Published: March 12, 2013
Length: 00:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Community Links

During January 2013 New Start magazine published a series of articles on the regeneration of east London. The series attracted a lot of interest and New Start convened a half day event at Community...


Jess Steele, Locality. East London 10 years of Change event

Published: March 12, 2013
Length: 02:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Community Links

During January 2013 New Start magazine published a series of articles on the regeneration of east London. The series attracted a lot of interest and New Start convened a half day event at Community...


DLR POV Footage from West Silvertown to Canning Town

Published: December 22, 2010
Length: 48:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mtx499

Filmed from the front of a DLR train travelling along the snowy tracks between West Silvertown and Canning Town on 20th December 2010.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Trinity Buoy Wharf

Trinity Buoy Wharf, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, is the site of London's only lighthouse, by the confluence of the River Thames and Bow Creek, at Leamouth. The lighthouse no longer functions, and is the home of various art projects such as Longplayer. It is sometimes known as Bow Creek Lighthouse.

Located at 51.5077, 0.0083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London infrastructure, Buildings and structures in Tower Hamlets, History of Tower Hamlets, Lighthouses in England, Visitor attractions in Tower Hamlets, Port of London, Wharves in the United Kingdom, Redeveloped ports and waterfronts in the United Kingdom

Bow Creek

Bow Creek is a 2.25-mile long tidal estuary of the English River Lea and is part of the Bow Back Rivers. Below Bow Locks the creek forms the boundary between the London Boroughs of Newham and Tower Hamlets, in east London.

Located at 51.5073, 0.0092 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of London, Geography of Newham, Geography of Tower Hamlets, Tributaries of the River Thames, River Lea

Ronan Point

Ronan Point was a 22-storey tower block in Newham, East London, which partly collapsed on 16 May 1968 when a gas explosion demolished a load-bearing wall, causing the collapse of one entire corner of the building. Four people were killed in the incident, and 17 were injured.

Located at 51.5136, 0.0226 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1968, Former buildings and structures of Newham, Gas explosions, Explosions in England, Collapsed buildings, Disasters in London, 1968 in London, 1968 disasters, 20th-century explosions, Public inquiries in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Newham, Housing in London, Prefabricated buildings

ExCeL London

ExCeL London (Exhibition Centre London) (often referred to as the ExCeL Exhibition Centre) is an exhibitions and international convention centre in the London Borough of Newham, England. It is located on a 100-acre site on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock in London Docklands, between Canary Wharf and London City Airport.

Located at 51.5075, 0.0297222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Exhibition and conference centres in London, Buildings and structures in Newham, Sport in Newham, 2012 Summer Olympic venues, Visitor attractions in Newham, Olympic boxing venues, Olympic fencing venues, Olympic judo venues, Olympic table tennis venues, Olympic taekwondo venues, Olympic weightlifting venues, Olympic wrestling venues, 2012 Summer Paralympic venues

Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Company

The Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Company, Limited was a shipyard and iron works straddling the mouth of Bow Creek at its confluence with the River Thames, at Leamouth Wharf (often referred to as Blackwall) on the west side and at Canning Town on the east side. Its main activity was shipbuilding, but it also diversified into civil engineering, marine engines, cranes, electrical engineering and motor cars.

Located at 51.5094, 0.00911111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Engineering companies of the United Kingdom, Defunct shipbuilding companies of the United Kingdom, History of Newham, History of Tower Hamlets, Shipbuilding in London, Leamouth-built ships, Shipyards on the River Thames, Port of London

Royal Victoria Dock Bridge

The Royal Victoria Dock Bridge is a signature high-level footbridge crossing the Royal Victoria Dock in the Docklands area of east London designed by London-based architects and designers Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands. The bridge provides a direct link from Eastern Quay and Britannia Village, a residential development to the south of the dock, to the ExCeL Exhibition Centre and Custom House station, both situated to the north of the dock.

Located at 51.5063, 0.0261 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges and tunnels in London, Buildings and structures in Newham, Bridges completed in 1998

A124 road

The A124 road is a road in east London linking Canning Town with Upminster. The road begins at a junction with the A13 road at Canning Town station in the south west of the London Borough of Newham. The road continues in a north easterly direction for 3 miles (4.9 km) as Barking Road, passing through West Ham, Plaistow and East Ham. The road passes into the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham at a crossing of the River Roding and there forms a junction with the North Circular Road.

Located at 51.5157, 0.0081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Newham, Transport in Barking and Dagenham, Transport in Havering, Roads in London, Roads in England

Tidal Basin railway station

Tidal Basin railway station was a railway station near the Royal Victoria Dock, Canning Town, London, on the Eastern Counties and Thames Junction Railway. It opened in 1858, and was between Canning Town and Custom House stations. The station closed in 1943 after severe bombing damage during the Blitz, and never reopened.

Located at 51.509, 0.0149 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 1858, Railway stations closed in 1943, Disused railway stations in Newham, Former Eastern Counties and Thames Junction Railway stations

Eastern Quay

Eastern Quay Apartments is in Royal Victoria Dock, East London Constructed between April 2002 and November 2003, Eastern Quay Apartments were built at a cost of £10.75m. The building sits adjacent to the site once earmarked for Silvertown Quays - a now-defunct regeneration project which was intended to include Britain's first purpose-built national aquarium, Biota! - and the failed London Pleasure Gardens. Eastern Quay was designed by Gardner Stewart Architects, and constructed by Morrisons.

Located at 51.5053, 0.0277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Newham

Hermit Road

Hermit Road was the first home stadium of London football club Thames Ironworks, the team that would become West Ham United, and was located in Canning Town. Thames had taken over the tenancy of the ground in the summer of 1895 from Old Castle Swifts F.C. , who were the first professional football club in Essex. The Hermit Road ground had been described as a 'cinder' heap' and 'barren waste'. It was surrounded by a moat and had canvas sheeting for fencing.

Located at 51.5232, 0.0134 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
West Ham United F.C., Defunct football venues in England, Sports venues in London, Sport in Newham

Container City

Container City is a series of shipping container architecture and a trademark of "Urban Space Management". It is principally a means of utilising standard forty-foot equivalent unit shipping containers, at the end of their life, to produce flexible accommodation and offices at low cost. A number of buildings have been installed using this method, primarily in east London.

Located at 51.5081, 0.0081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tower Hamlets, House styles, Housing in London, Housing in the United Kingdom

Emirates Air Line (cable car)

The Emirates Air Line (also known as the Thames cable car) is a cable car link across the River Thames in London built with sponsorship from the airline Emirates. The service opened on 28 June 2012 and is operated by Transport for London. It has an average ridership of 31,601 passenger journeys a week. The service, announced in July 2010 and estimated to cost £60 million, comprises a 1-kilometre gondola line that crosses the Thames from the Greenwich Peninsula to the Royal Docks.

Located at 51.5077, 0.0178 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Emirates Air Line (cable car), Cable cars in the United Kingdom

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East London: NEWHAM WAY − FORTY ACRE LANE, East London (source)

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East London: Prince Regents Lane W, East London (source)

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East London: Prince Regents Lane Jn, East London (source)

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East London: Silvertown Way, East London (source)

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