Clerkenwell
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.524 and -0.110 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 31' 27" and W -0° 6' 36"
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: 10:18 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:45 am and 8:12 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
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Discover Clerkenwell

Clerkenwell in Greater London (England) with it's 4,934 citizens is a place in United Kingdom a little north-east of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Clerkenwell is now 10:18 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Clerkenwell, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 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 8 mi (or 13 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Islington, City of London, London, City of Westminster and Camden Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Atelier Apartments By BridgeStreet Worldwide

Address
0,4 mi
Greville Street 30
EC1N 8AF London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


GAZZANO LONDON APARTMENTS

Address
0,0 mi
167-169 FARRINGDON ROAD
EC1R3AL LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Goodenough Club

Address
0,3 mi
Mecklenburgh Square 23
WC1N 2AD London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington

Address
0,5 mi
60 Pentonville Road
N1 9LA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Tulip Níké Apartments

Address
0,4 mi
Check-In:123 Kings Cross Road
WC1X 9NH London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Zetter Hotel Clerkenwell

Address
0,3 mi
86 - 88 CLERKENWELL ROAD ST JOHNS SQUARE
EC1M 5RJ London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Clerk & Well Pub & Rooms

Address
0,2 mi
156 Clerkenwell Road
EC1R 5DU London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The One Tun Pub and Rooms

Address
0,4 mi
125/6 Saffron Hill
EC1N 8QS London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ZETTER TOWNHOUSE CLERKENWELL

Address
0,3 mi
49 - 50 ST JOHNS SQUARE
EC1V 4JJ LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Storm Níké Apartments

Address
0,2 mi
Various Addresses
SE1 1SZ London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1003.3 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 25th of April 2019

16°C (61 °F)
9°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)
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Videos from this area

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England raid Portugal for monastery's books (1596) - City of London Festival talk at Gresham College

Published: July 12, 2010
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Rating: 3 of 5
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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.

Metropolitan Borough of Finsbury

The Metropolitan Borough of Finsbury was a Metropolitan borough within the County of London from 1900 to 1965, when it was amalgamated with the Metropolitan Borough of Islington to form the London Borough of Islington.

Located at 51.5268, -0.108 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metropolitan boroughs of the County of London, History of Islington, Politics of Islington, 1900 establishments in the United Kingdom, 1965 disestablishments, Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963

Hatton Garden

Hatton Garden is a street and area in the district of Holborn in London Borough of Camden. It is most famous for being London’s jewellery quarter and centre of the UK diamond trade, but the area is also now home to a diverse range of media and creative businesses. The name ‘Hatton Garden’ is derived from the garden of the Bishop of Ely, which was given to Sir Christopher Hatton by Elizabeth I in 1581, during a vacancy of the see.

Located at 51.5201, -0.108408 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Areas of London, Streets in Camden, Jewellery districts, Shopping streets in London, Visitor attractions in Camden

Turnmills

Turnmills was a London nightclub on the corner of Turnmill Street and Clerkenwell Road in the London Borough of Islington. It closed on the morning of 24 March 2008. The club was the first to obtain a 24 hour dance licence in the UK spearheading the move to all night clubbing in the 1990s. It was the home of Trade, the first after hours club in Britain and was owned by the late John Newman, the father of DJ Tall Paul.

Located at 51.522, -0.1059 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Nightclubs in London, Buildings and structures in Islington, Music venues in London, Defunct nightclubs

Family Records Centre

The Family Records Centre (FRC) provided access to family history research sources mainly for England and Wales. It was administered jointly by the General Register Office (GRO) and The National Archives. It opened in March 1997 and was fully operational by the following month. It was situated at 1 Myddelton Street, Clerkenwell, London, close to the London Metropolitan Archives. It closed in 2008.

Located at 51.5269, -0.1075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archives in London, Genealogical libraries, Former buildings and structures of Islington

ARTICLE 19

ARTICLE 19 (whose name is normally written in upper case letters) is a London-based human rights organization with a specific mandate and focus on the defense and promotion of freedom of expression and freedom of information worldwide founded in 1987.

Located at 51.5231, -0.108056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International nongovernmental organizations, Freedom of expression organizations, Organizations established in 1987, Charities based in London, , International human rights organizations

Marx Memorial Library

The Marx Memorial Library in London holds more than 43,000 books, pamphlets and newspapers on Marxism, Scientific Socialism and Working class history. The Library's chair is Fred Williams. The Library also features the fresco The worker of the future upsetting the economic chaos of the present, painted by Jack Hastings in 1935 with the assistance of the American artist, Clifford Wight.

Located at 51.5229, -0.1057 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
School buildings completed in 1738, Research libraries, Libraries in Islington, Buildings and structures in Islington

The Children's Society

The Children's Society, also known as Church of England Children's Society, is an English charity (registered No. 221124) allied to the Church of England and driven by a belief that all children deserve a good childhood.

Located at 51.5267, -0.11185 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Children's charities based in England, Charities based in London, 1881 establishments in England, Organizations established in 1881, Church of England

Riceyman Steps

Riceyman Steps is a novel by British novelist Arnold Bennett, first published in 1923 and winner of that year's James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction.

Located at 51.5272, -0.113889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1923 novels, 1919 in fiction, 1920 in fiction, Novels set in London, Novels by Arnold Bennett

Hockley-in-the-Hole

Hockley-in-the-Hole was an area of Clerkenwell in central London where bull-baiting and bear-baiting and similar activities took place in the 17th century and 18th century. It was roughly where the Ray Street Bridge stands today, north of the junction of Clerkenwell Road and Farringdon Road.

Located at 51.5231, -0.108333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baiting (blood sport), Sports venues in London, Animal cruelty

Exmouth Market

Exmouth Market is a semi pedestrianised street in Clerkenwell in the London Borough of Islington.

Located at 51.5259, -0.10892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Retail markets in London, Streets in Islington

Drama Centre London

Drama Centre London (often abbreviated as Drama Centre) is a British drama school in King's Cross, London, where it recently moved after a major reshaping of the university. The school is part of the Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design of the University of the Arts London and is a member of the Conference of Drama Schools. The BA (Hons) Acting course, offered by the school, is accredited by the National Council for Drama Training.

Located at 51.5228, -0.109167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Drama Centre London, University of the Arts London, Drama schools in London, Educational institutions established in 1963

Coldbath Fields Prison

Coldbath Fields Prison (also known as the Middlesex House of Correction and Clerkenwell Gaol) was a prison in the Mount Pleasant area of Clerkenwell, London. Founded during the reign of James I (1603–1625), the prison was completely rebuilt in 1794 and extended in 1850. It was used to house prisoners on short sentences of up to two years. There were separate blocks for felons, misdemeanants and vagrants.

Located at 51.5253, -0.112778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former buildings and structures of Islington, Defunct prisons in London, 1794 establishments in England, 1885 disestablishments, Debtors' prisons

New Prison

The New Prison was a prison located in the Clerkenwell area of central London between c.1617 and 1877 (it should not be confused with the New Gaol, another name sometimes applied to Horsemonger Lane Gaol in Southwark, south London). The New Prison was used to house prisoners committed for examination before the police magistrates, for trial at the sessions, for want of bail, and occasionally on summary conviction.

Located at 51.5247, -0.1061 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct prisons in London, Former buildings and structures of Islington, 1610s establishments in England

Clerkenwell Bridewell

Clerkenwell Bridewell was a prison located in the Clerkenwell area, immediately north of the City of London (in the modern London Borough of Islington), between c.1615 and 1794, when it was superseded by the nearby Coldbath Fields Prison in Mount Pleasant. It was named 'Bridewell' after the Bridewell Palace, which during the 16th century had become one of the City of London's most important prisons. Next-door was another prison, the New Prison, built in around 1617.

Located at 51.5248, -0.1077 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1615 establishments in England, 1794 disestablishments, Defunct prisons in London, Former buildings and structures of Islington

Bourne Estate

The Bourne Estate is an Edwardian housing estate to the east of Gray's Inn Field in Central London. It is bounded by Clerkenwell Road to the north, Gray's Inn Road to the west, Leather Lane to the east and Baldwins Gardens to the south. It is also intersected by Portpool Lane, which forms part of the estate itself.

Located at 51.5208, -0.111389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Housing estates in London, Grade II listed buildings in London

Royal Mail Mount Pleasant Sorting Office

The Royal Mail Mount Pleasant Sorting Office (often shortened as Mount Pleasant) is the largest sorting office operated by Royal Mail in London, England. It is located in the Mount Pleasant area in Clerkenwell, at the junction between Farringdon Road and Rosebery Avenue and opposite Exmouth Market. It was officially opened on 30 August 1889 when the Post Office (Sites) Act (52 & 53 Vict. Ch. ccix) was passed by Parliament.

Located at 51.5247, -0.111944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Mail, Buildings and structures in Islington, Government buildings completed in 1889

Middlesex Sessions House

The Former Middlesex Sessions House is a building on Clerkenwell Green in the London Borough of Islington in London, England.

Located at 51.5226, -0.106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Islington, History of local government in Middlesex, History of Islington

Finsbury Health Centre

The Finsbury Health Centre in the Finsbury area of London, England, built in 1935-38, was designed by Berthold Lubetkin and the Tecton architecture practice. The design shares some of its materials and detailing with similar Lubetkin projects of the period, including the Priory Green, Spa Green and Hallfield Estates. Partly restored in the mid 1990s, the building is Grade I listed.

Located at 51.5249, -0.1089 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Modernist architecture in the United Kingdom, Berthold Lubetkin buildings, Buildings and structures completed in 1938, Grade I listed buildings in London, Health in Islington

Leather Lane

Leather Lane is a street one block west of Hatton Garden, in the Holborn area of London. It is home to a well-used weekday market which specialises in clothing, footwear and fruit and veg. The lane was laid out in the medieval period following old fields and property boundaries. The Bourne Estate is a group of well-regarded Edwardian tenement blocks on the west side of the Lane.

Located at 51.52, -0.109444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Camden, Shopping streets in London, Retail markets in London

Spa Fields

Spa Fields is a park, and surrounding area, in the London Borough of Islington in London, bordering Finsbury and Clerkenwell. Historically it is known for the Spa Fields riots of 1816 and an Owenite community which existed there between 1821 and 1824. The park, or open common was once of 14 hectares but was mostly built over in the 19th century, beginning in the 1830s, and is now a small park, popular with office workers at lunchtime, and a children's playground.

Located at 51.5257, -0.1082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1821 establishments in England, 1824 disestablishments, Districts of Islington, Parks and open spaces in Islington

St Peter's Italian Church

St. Peter's Italian Church is a Basilica-style church located in Clerkenwell, London.

Located at 51.5223, -0.1091 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Churches in Camden, Italian diaspora in the United Kingdom, Roman Catholic churches in London, Churches completed in 1863, 1863 establishments in the United Kingdom

Bakers Row

Bakers Row, London forms the gateway to a network of little cobbled streets which form part of Little Italy, a nickname which applies to the western area of Clerkenwell. The name Little Italy was due to its strong Italian connections, which were evident for almost 200 years. The area is also known as Italian Hill. Its boundaries are formed by Clerkenwell Road, Farringdon Road and Rosebery Avenue and it includes the historically important Italian church of St Peter’s.

Located at 51.5236, -0.11 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Islington

St James's Church, Clerkenwell

St James Church, Clerkenwell is an Anglican parish church in Clerkenwell, London, England.

Located at 51.5236, -0.1056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Islington

Clerkenwell Prison

Clerkenwell (old) Prison, also known as the Clerkenwell House of Detention or Middlesex House of Detention was a prison in Clerkenwell, London. It held prisoners awaiting trial. It stood on Bowling Green Lane conveniently close to the Middlesex Sessions House, where prisoners would be tried, on Clerkenwell Green to the south.

Located at 51.5244, -0.107222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures demolished in 1890, Defunct prisons in London, Former buildings and structures of Islington, 19th-century establishments in England

Central School of Ballet

Central School of Ballet is a classical ballet school based in London, with students from countries all over the world. The school was established in 1982 by Ann Stannard and Christopher Gable. It established a touring company, Ballet Central, in 1984. From 2004 Central started to offer degree courses accredited by the University of Kent. Central School of Ballet is an affiliate of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama.

Located at 51.5221, -0.10848 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools of the performing arts in the United Kingdom, Ballet schools in the United Kingdom, Educational institutions established in 1982, 1982 establishments in England

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
क्लर्कनवेल, Кларкенуэлл, کلرکنویل، لندن