in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 6 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 24 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 107 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Barnehurst Golf Course (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Hobbs Cross Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Broke Hill Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (3 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (4 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (1 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (21 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.511 and -0.057 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 30' 40" and W -0° 3' 23"
- 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: 07:42 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:48 am and 6:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-09-22 07:25:05
Delve into Shadwell
Shadwell in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom a little east of London, the country's capital town.
Current time in Shadwell is now 07:42 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Shadwell, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 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 6 mi (or 9 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 4 points of interest near this location. 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: City of London, Hackney, Poplar, Islington and Camberwell. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 60 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 51 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 72% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Sunday, 24th of September 2023
19°C (66 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Monday, 25th of September 2023
22°C (71 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Tuesday, 26th of September 2023
20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Battle of Cable Street
The Battle of Cable Street took place on Sunday 4 October 1936 in Cable Street in the East End of London. It was a clash between the Metropolitan Police, overseeing a march by the British Union of Fascists, led by Oswald Mosley, and anti-fascists, including local Jewish, socialist, anarchist, Irish and communist groups. The majority of both marchers and counter-protesters travelled into the area for this purpose.
Commercial Road (part of the A13), 2 miles in length, is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets in the East End of London. It runs from "Gardener's Corner" (on which stands Aldgate East tube station), through Stepney to the junction with Burdett Road (A1205), Limehouse from which point the route becomes the East India Dock Road.
St George in the East
St George in the East is an Anglican Church and one of six Hawksmoor churches in London, England, built from 1714 to 1729, with funding from the 1711 Act of Parliament. The name of the church was also the parish for the surrounding area, until subsumed into Metropolitan Borough of Stepney and abolished in 1927. The church was hit by a bomb during the Second World war Blitz on London's docklands in May 1941.
Cable Street is a road in the East End of London, England, with several historic landmarks nearby. It was made famous by the Battle of Cable Street in 1936.
The Highway, formerly known as the Ratcliffe Highway, is a road in the East End of London. The route dates back to Roman times. In the 19th century it had a notorious reputation for vice and crime and was the location of the infamous Ratcliff Highway murders. The name 'Ratcliffe' literally means 'red cliff', referring to the red sandstone cliffs which descended from the plateau on which the road was situated down to the Wapping Marshes to the south.
Tobacco Dock is a Grade I listed warehouse in London. It was constructed in approximately 1811 in the Docklands area of east London and it served primarily as a store for imported tobacco. It is a brick building with many brick vaults and some fine ironwork. It was adjacent to a particular set of docks named London Docks, which have now mostly been filled in. Tobacco Dock is owned by Messila House, a Kuwaiti investment company.
St Paul's Church, Shadwell
St Paul's Church, Shadwell, is a historic church, located between The Highway and Shadwell Basin, on the edge of Wapping, in the East End of London, England. The church has had varying fortunes over many centuries, and is now very active, having been supported recently by Holy Trinity Brompton Church.
Bluegate Fields (also known as Blue Gate Fields) was one of the worst slum areas that once existed just north of the old, east London docks during the Victorian era. Two streets in the area had actually been named Bluegate Fields at different times – present-day Dellow St. (along the eastern edge of the St. George’s-in-the-East church yard) is one of them – Cable Street (along the northern edge of the church yard) is the other.
Shadwell and St George's East railway station
Shadwell railway station was a railway station in the parish of St George in the East, London on the London and Blackwall Railway that is no longer open. It was situated 50 yards to the east of the present Shadwell station on the Docklands Light Railway, with the station entrance on Sutton Street (Shadwell DLR's entrance is on Watney Street). It was between Cannon Street Road and Stepney (now Limehouse) stations on the line.
Cannon Street Road railway station
Cannon Street Road railway station was one of the stations on the London and Blackwall Railway, which first opened in 1842. It was open for just six years, before closing in 1848. The reasons for its closure are unclear, but it may well have been a result of poor usage, combined with its close proximity to other stations. In 1877 a new station was opened slightly to the west at Leman Street railway station, likely picking up some of the former traffic.
The George Tavern is a Grade II listed public house and music venue located at 373 Commercial Rd, London E1, owned and run by artist Pauline Forster. It was formerly known as the Halfway House, and contains original brickwork from the Halfway House, a tavern some 700 years old, mentioned by Chaucer, Pepys and Dickens. Now a music, performance and arts venue, known for photoshoots and filming.
Mulberry School for Girls
Mulberry School for Girls (formerly known as Tower Hamlets School for Girls) is a single sex community school in the Shadwell ward of the East End of London. Approximately 1400 students aged between 11 and 19 years attend Mulberry school. The current headteacher is Vanessa Ogden who joined Mulberry in 2006. In 2006 Mulberry school was designated a specialist school for the Arts in English, Media and the Expressive Arts.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Shadwell.
- City of London
- City of Westminster
- Camden Town
- Wood Green
- East Ham
- Enfield Town
- Potters Bar
- Ealing Broadway
Tower of London: Commercial Rd/New Rd, Tower of London (source)
East London: Commercial Rd/Dean Cross St, East London (source)
East London: Commercial Rd/Jubilee St, East London (source)
Tower of London: The Highway/Wapping Lane, Tower of London (source)
East London: The Highway/Glammis Road, East London (source)
Tower of London: Commercial Rd/Cannon St Rd, Tower of London (source)
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