Place:Silvertown, Essex, England

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NameSilvertown
TypeArea
Coordinates51.5°N 0.03°W
Located inEssex, England     ( - 1965)
See alsoWest Ham, Essex, Englandcounty borough in which it was located 1894-1965
Newham (London Borough), Greater London, EnglandLondon borough covering the area since 1965


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Silvertown is an industrialised district on the north bank of the Thames in the London Borough of Newham. It was named after Samuel Winkworth Silver's former rubber factory which opened in 1852, and is now dominated by the Tate & Lyle sugar refinery and the John Knight ABP animal rendering plant.

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