Place:Camden, Middlesex, England

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NameCamden
Alt namesCamden-Townsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeTown
Located inMiddlesex, England
Also located inGreater London, England    
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Camden Town, often shortened to Camden (ambiguously also used for the much larger London Borough of Camden of which it is the central neighbourhood), is a district of Inner London in northwest London, England. It is located north-northwest of Charing Cross and is one of the 35 major centres identified in the London Plan.

Laid out as a residential district from 1791 and originally part of the manor of Kentish Town and the parish of St Pancras, London, Camden Town became an important location during the early development of the railways and is also located on the London canal network. Its industrial economic basis has been replaced by retail, tourism and entertainment, including a number of internationally-known markets and music venues that are strongly associated with alternative culture.

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