Benson Quay

Postcode: E1W 3TR

Benson Quay is a street in the settlement of Tower Hamlets which is within the electoral area of St. Katharines and Wapping Ward in the administration area of Tower Hamlets London Boro Council within Greater London Authority Council located in the London Euro Region of the UK.

Benson Quay is located 2.42 miles East from the centre of London, 20.85 miles South East from the centre of St Albans, 25.37 miles North East from the centre of Woking and 27.56 miles South West from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Benson Quay
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:20 Mph
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E1W 3TR
Height

Height

The Central point of Benson Quay is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 020
Telephone Exchange: WAPPING - CLWAP
Telephone Cabinet: P13
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 7.8
Median Speed: 8.4
Maximum Speed: 10.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 26
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Benson Quay

27 Benson Quay
Sale Price: £425,000
Sale Date: 05/04/2007
34 Benson Quay
Sale Price: £360,500
Sale Date: 30/06/2006
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Peter's London Docks CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.06 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 224
Address: Garnet Street, Wapping, E1W 3QT
Telephone: 02074883050
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Quay to St Peter's London Docks CofE Primary School

Blue Gate Fields Junior School

Distance: 0.28 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 355
Address: King David Lane, Wapping, E1 0EH
Telephone: 02077903616
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Quay to Blue Gate Fields Junior School

Blue Gate Fields Infants' School

Distance: 0.28 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 341
Address: King David Lane, Stepney, E1 0EH
Telephone: 02077903611
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Quay to Blue Gate Fields Infants' School

Bigland Green Primary School

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 482
Address: Bigland Street, Wapping, E1 2ND
Telephone: 02077027088
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Quay to Bigland Green Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

The Royal London Hospital

Address: Whitechapel, London,
NHS Sector
Barts Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 3416 5000
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Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to The Royal London Hospital

BMI The London Independent Hospital

Address: 1 Beaumont Square, London,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 020 7780 2400
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Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to BMI The London Independent Hospital

Mile End Hospital

Address: Bancroft Road, London,
NHS Sector
Barts Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 3416 5000
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Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Mile End Hospital

Thames House

Address: Mile End Hospital, Bancroft Road, London,
NHS Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 8121 5656
Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Thames House
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

The Wapping Group Practice

Address: The Wapping Health Centre, 22 Wapping Lane, London, E1W 2RL
Telephone: 020 74819376
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to The Wapping Group Practice

Community Drug Team

Address: 71 Johnson Street, London, E1 0AQ
Telephone: 020 77901344
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Community Drug Team

East One Health

Address: East One Health, 14 Deancross Street, London, E1 2QA
Telephone: 020 77902978
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to East One Health

Jubilee Street Practice

Address: Jubilee Street Practice, 368-374 Commercial Road, London, E1 0LS
Telephone: 020 77808000
Distance: 0.68 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Jubilee Street Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Wapping Dental Centre

Address: Wapping Dental Centre, 172 the Highway, Wapping, London, E1W 3DD
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Wapping Dental Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, St Peters Centre, Reardon Street, London, E1W 2QH
Distance: 0.44 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Dental Surgery

Steels Lane Health Centre

Address: Steels Lane Health Centre, 384 - 388 Commercial Road, London, E1 0LR
Distance: 0.7 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Steels Lane Health Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 36 Brunel Road, London, SE16 6HZ
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Watney Market Library

30-32 Watney Market, Tower Hamlets, E12PR
Telephone: 020 7790 4039
Distance: 0.66 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Quay to Watney Market Library

Canada Water Library

21 Surrey Quays Road , London, SE167HY
Telephone: 020 7525 2000
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Quay to Canada Water Library

Idea Store Whitechapel

321 Whitechapel Road, London, E11BU
Telephone: 0207364 4332
Distance: 1.35 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Quay to Idea Store Whitechapel

Blue Anchor Library

Market Place, Southwark Park Road, Bermondsey, SE163UQ
Telephone: 020 7525 2000
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Limehouse Station is 1.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Quay to Limehouse

Limehouse station is operated by c2c in the Poplar and Limehouse area on the Fenchurch Street - Shoeburyness stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Basildon • Benfleet • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Fenchurch Street • Grays • Laindon • Leigh-On-Sea • Ockendon • Pitsea • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Thorpe Bay • Tilbury Town • Upminster • West Ham • West Horndon • Westcliff

New Cross Station is 1.16 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Quay to New Cross

New Cross station is operated by Southeastern in the Bermondsey and Old Southwark area on the London - Chislehurst stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Canada Water • Dalston Junction • Haggerston • Hoxton • Rotherhithe • Shadwell • Shoreditch High Street • Surrey Quays • Wapping

Fenchurch Street Station is 1.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Quay to Fenchurch Street

Fenchurch Street station is operated by c2c in the Cities of London and Westminster area on the Fenchurch Street - Shoeburyness stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Basildon • Benfleet • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Grays • Laindon • Leigh-On-Sea • Limehouse • Ockendon • Pitsea • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Thorpe Bay • Tilbury Town • Upminster • West Ham • West Horndon • Westcliff

London Bridge Station is 2.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Quay to London Bridge

London Bridge station is operated by Network Rail in the Bermondsey and Old Southwark area on the London - Chislehurst stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Ashford International • Barnehurst • Battle • Belvedere • Bexley • Bexleyheath • Blackheath • Canterbury West • Catford Bridge • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chartham • Chatham • Chelsfield • Chilham • Chislehurst • Clock House • Crayford • Crowhurst • Dartford • Deal • Dover Priory • Dunton Green • Eden Park • Elmers End • Elmstead Woods • Eltham • Erith • Etchingham • Falconwood • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Frant • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Grove Park • Hastings • Hayes (Kent) • Headcorn • High Brooms • Higham • Hildenborough • Hither Green • Kidbrooke • Knockholt • Ladywell • Lee • Lewisham • Lower Sydenham • Marden • Martin Mill • Minster • Mottingham • New Beckenham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Ore • Orpington • Paddock Wood • Petts Wood • Pluckley • Plumstead • Ramsgate • Robertsbridge • Rochester • Sandling • Sandwich • Sevenoaks • Sidcup • Slade Green • St.Leonards Warrior Square • Staplehurst • Stone Crossing • Stonegate • Strood • Sturry • Swanscombe • Tonbridge • Tunbridge Wells • Wadhurst • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • Welling • West St Leonards • West Wickham • Westenhanger • Woolwich Arsenal • Wye

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

Wapping is (Zone 2) 0.42 Kilometers away (0.26 miles)
Shadwell is (Zone 2) 0.42 Kilometers away (0.26 miles)
Rotherhithe is (Zone 2) 0.79 Kilometers away (0.49 miles)
Canada Water is (Zone 2) 1.13 Kilometers away (0.7 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

St Katharine's Pier is 1.35 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Quay to St Katharine's Pier
Hilton Docklands Nelson Dock Pier is 1.55 Kilometers away
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Tower Pier is 1.7 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Quay to Tower Pier
Canary Wharf Pier is 1.82 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Quay is approximately 6.75 miles from the M11

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M11 J4/A406 - 11.38 Km Away
Directions from Benson Quay to M11 J4/A406
Junction: M1 J1/A406 - 14.02 Km Away
Directions from Benson Quay to M1 J1/A406
Junction: M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315 - 15.83 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J2/A1 - 16.51 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's

192-196, Jamaica Road, London, SE16 4RT
Distance: 1.21 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Quay to Sainsbury's

Tesco

90 Mansell Street, London, E1 8AL
Distance: 1.32 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Quay to Tesco

National halal centre

1 Surrey Quays Shopping Centre, Redriff Road, London, SE16 7LL
Distance: 1.49 Kilometres
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Tesco petrol forecourt shop

Petrol Filling Station Surrey, Redriff Road, London, SE16 7LL
Distance: 1.49 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Quay to Tesco petrol forecourt shop

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Brunel's Engine House
Distance: 0.97 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to Brunel's Engine House

Castle

Attraction Name: The Tower of London (World Heritage Centre)
Distance: 1.13 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to The Tower of London (World Heritage Centre)

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: The Tower
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to The Tower

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: George Inn
Distance: 1.65 (km)
Directions from Benson Quay to George Inn

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tower Hamlets London Boro
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Mulberry Place
London
E14 2BG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 020 7364 5000
County Council: Greater London Authority
Address:
Within the electoral area of St. Katharines and Wapping Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Poplar and Limehouse
The Member of Parliament is Jim Fitzpatrick
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In the 2017 General Election Jim Fitzpatrick won with a majority of 27712 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 87331
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01004296
Ons Area Name:Tower Hamlets 026D
Average Age : 33.35
Population: 1605.00
Male Population: 861.00 (53.64%)
Female Population: 744.00 (46.36%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 54 (3.36%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-crime16
Violent-crime240
Drugs43
Burglary85
Vehicle-crime68
Public-order67
Other-theft76
Possession-of-weapons9
Shoplifting28
Robbery55
Bicycle-theft42
Criminal-damage-arson55
Theft-from-the-person42
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Benson Quay

OS Reference: 535110, 180580
OS Grid Reference: TQ351806
Latitude and Longitude: 51.50749398966, -0.052937082559793
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.239062 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Quay

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Shadwell
Tower Hamlets
Greater London
London
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