Camberwell  Surrey


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Camberwell like this:

Camberwell, parl. bor. and par., Surrey, in S. of London -- par., 4450 ac., pop. 186,593; bor. (containing also Penge), 5220 ac., pop. 205,243. Camberwell returns 3 members to Parliament -- 3 divisions, viz., North, Peckham, and Dulwich, 1 member for each division; it was made a parl. bor. in 1885.

Camberwell through time

Camberwell is now part of Southwark district. Click here for graphs and data of how Southwark has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Camberwell itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Camberwell, in Southwark and Surrey | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 19th July 2024

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