Canal Approach

Postcode: SE8 5HY

Canal Approach is a street in the settlement of Lewisham which is within the electoral area of Evelyn Ward in the administration area of Lewisham London Boro Council within Greater London Authority Council located in the London Euro Region of the UK.

Canal Approach is located 3.24 miles East from the centre of London, 22.55 miles South East from the centre of St Albans, 25.22 miles North East from the centre of Woking and 27.95 miles South West from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Canal Approach
Road Type:service
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Postcodes for Canal Approach

SE8 5HY
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Canal Approach is approximately 0.757425 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 6 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Canal Approach is a tidal river called River Thames which is approximately 1.25851 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Canal Approach is approximately 6 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 020 - London
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 6.4
Median Speed: 6.4
Maximum Speed: 7.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 4
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
Visit Thames Water's Website
House Sales

Recent House Sales in Canal Approach

Units 1-3 New Cross Business Centre Blackhorse Road
Sale Price: £2,700,000
Sale Date: 21/11/2016
Unit 8 Deptford Trading Estate Blackhorse Road
Sale Price: £9,850,000
Sale Date: 21/11/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Clyde Early Childhood Centre

Distance: 0.27 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 131
Address: Alverton Street, Deptford, SE8 5NH
Telephone: 02086923653
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Approach to Clyde Early Childhood Centre

Deptford Park Primary School

Distance: 0.3 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 652
Address: Evelyn Street, SE8 5RJ
Telephone: 02086924351
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Approach to Deptford Park Primary School

Sir Francis Drake Primary School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 198
Address: Scawen Road, SE8 5AE
Telephone: 02086924321
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Approach to Sir Francis Drake Primary School

Grinling Gibbons Primary School

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 291
Address: Clyde Street, Deptford, SE8 5LW
Telephone: 02086924907
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Approach to Grinling Gibbons Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Wing Blackheath

Address: 80-82 Blackheath Hill, London,
Independent Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Telephone: 020 8694 2111
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Distance: 2.36 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Cygnet Wing Blackheath

University Hospital Lewisham

Address: Lewisham High Street, London,
NHS Sector
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8333 3000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.71 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to University Hospital Lewisham

BMI The Blackheath Hospital

Address: 40 - 42 Lee Terrace, London,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 020 8318 7722
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Distance: 3.91 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to BMI The Blackheath Hospital

BMI The London Independent Hospital

Address: 1 Beaumont Square, London,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 020 7780 2400
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.98 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to BMI The London Independent Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Grove Medical Centre

Address: Grove Medical Centre, Windlass Place, off Grove Street, Deptford, London, SE8 3QH
Telephone: 020 86921882
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Grove Medical Centre

Kingfisher Medical Centre

Address: Kingfisher Medical Centre, Staunton Street, Deptford, London, SE8 5DA
Telephone: 020 86927373
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Kingfisher Medical Centre

New Cross Health Centre

Address: 40 Goodwood Road, London, SE14 6BL
Telephone: 020 30492249
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to New Cross Health Centre

New Cross Health Centre

Address: New Cross Health Centre, 40 Goodwood Road, London, SE14 6BL
Telephone: 020 30492249
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to New Cross Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Surrey Quays Dental Practice

Address: Surrey Quays Dental Practice, 204 Lower Road, London, SE8 5DJ
Distance: 0.74 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Surrey Quays Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 343 Evelyn Street, London, SE8 5QW
Distance: 0.76 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Dental Surgery

Creekside Dental

Address: Creekside Dental, Anaesthetic Clinic, 176 Deptford High Street, London, SE8 3PR
Distance: 0.97 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Creekside Dental

Community Health South London N

Address: Community Health South London N, Waldron Health Centre, Stanley Street, London, SE8 4BG
Distance: 1.07 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Community Health South London N
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

New Cross Community Library

New Cross Road, , London, SE146AS
Telephone: 020 8314 6399
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Approach to New Cross Community Library

The Library at Deptford Lounge

9 Giffin Street, Deptford, London, SE84RJ
Telephone: 020 8314 6399
Distance: 1.32 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Approach to The Library at Deptford Lounge

Canada Water Library

21 Surrey Quays Road , London, SE167HY
Telephone: 020 7525 2000
Distance: 1.94 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Approach to Canada Water Library

Blue Anchor Library

Market Place, Southwark Park Road, Bermondsey, SE163UQ
Telephone: 020 7525 2000
Distance: 1.94 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Approach to Blue Anchor Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

New Cross Gate Station is 1.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Approach to New Cross Gate

New Cross Gate station is operated by London Overground in the Lewisham, Deptford area on the London Bridge - Windmill Bridge Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Brockley • Canada Water • Crystal Palace • Dalston Junction • Forest Hill • Haggerston • Honor Oak Park • Hoxton • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Rotherhithe • Shadwell • Shoreditch High Street • Surrey Quays • Sydenham • Wapping • West Croydon

New Cross Gate Station is 1.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Approach to New Cross Gate

New Cross Gate station is operated by London Overground in the Lewisham, Deptford area on the London Bridge - Windmill Bridge Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Balham • Battersea Park • Brockley • Canada Water • Caterham • Chipstead • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon South • Coulsdon Town • Crawley • Crystal Palace • Dalston Junction • Earlswood (Surrey) • East Croydon • Faygate • Forest Hill • Gatwick Airport • Gipsy Hill • Haggerston • Honor Oak Park • Horley • Horsham • Hoxton • Ifield • Kenley • Kingswood • Littlehaven • London Bridge • Merstham • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Purley • Purley Oaks • Redhill • Reedham (Greater London) • Rotherhithe • Salfords • Shadwell • Shoreditch High Street • South Croydon • Streatham Hill • Surrey Quays • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Three Bridges • Victoria • Wandsworth Common • Wapping • West Croydon • West Norwood • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South • Woodmansterne

New Cross Station is 1.65 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Approach 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

Nunhead Station is 2.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Approach to Nunhead

Nunhead station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Camberwell and Peckham area on the Victoria Lines stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barnehurst • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Bedford Midland • Bellingham • Bexleyheath • Bickley • Blackfriars • Blackheath • Bromley South • Catford • City Thameslink • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Dartford • Denmark Hill • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eltham • Eynsford • Falconwood • Farringdon • Flitwick • Harlington • Harpenden • Hendon • Kentish Town • Kidbrooke • Leagrave • Lewisham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Mill Hill Broadway • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Petts Wood • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Sevenoaks • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • St.Albans City • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • Welling • West Hampstead Thameslink

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

New Cross is (Zone 2) 1.00 Kilometers away (0.62 miles)
New Cross Gate is (Zone 2) 1.04 Kilometers away (0.65 miles)
Surrey Quays is (Zone 2) 1.14 Kilometers away (0.71 miles)
Canada Water is (Zone 2) 1.69 Kilometers away (1.05 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Greenland Pier for Surrey Quays is 1.15 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Approach to Greenland Pier for Surrey Quays
Masthouse Terrace Pier is 1.17 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Approach to Masthouse Terrace Pier
Greenwich Pier is 1.99 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Approach to Greenwich Pier
Hilton Docklands Nelson Dock Pier is 2.21 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Approach to Hilton Docklands Nelson Dock Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Canal Approach is approximately 7.61 miles from the M11

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M11 J4/A406 - 13.17 Km Away
Directions from Canal Approach to M11 J4/A406
Junction: M1 J1/A406 - 16.37 Km Away
Directions from Canal Approach to M1 J1/A406
Junction: M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315 - 16.86 Km Away
Directions from Canal Approach to M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315
Junction: M4 J2/A4 - 17.65 Km Away
Directions from Canal Approach to M4 J2/A4

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Dat Cang Supermarket

244-246 Evelyn Street, London, SE8 5BZ
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Approach to Dat Cang Supermarket

Gayatri Supermarket

Golden Hind Place, Grove Street, London, SE8 3QG
Distance: 0.56 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Approach to Gayatri Supermarket

Ez Sys Limited

361 New Cross Road, London, SE14 6AT
Distance: 1.01 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Approach to Ez Sys Limited

GSM Supermarket

309 New Cross Road, London, SE14 6AS
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Approach to GSM Supermarket

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Livesey Museum
Distance: 1.89 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Livesey Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: National Maritime Museum, The Fan Museum
Distance: 2.24 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to National Maritime Museum, The Fan Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Brunel's Engine House
Distance: 2.33 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Brunel's Engine House

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum in Docklands
Distance: 2.68 (km)
Directions from Canal Approach to Museum in Docklands

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Lewisham London Boro
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Catford
London
SE6 4RU
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 020 8314 6000
County Council: Greater London Authority
Address:
Within the electoral area of Evelyn Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Lewisham, Deptford
The Member of Parliament is Ruddock, Dame Joan
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01003246
Ons Area Name:Lewisham 002A
Average Age : 33.73
Population: 1439.00
Male Population: 709.00 (49.27%)
Female Population: 730.00 (50.73%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 60 (4.17%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
Welcome to the Evelyn Safer Neighbourhoods Team page.
Our team is comprised of Police Officers and Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) and we are dedicated to making your neighbourhood a safer place to live in, work in and visit. We listen and talk to you, and find out what affects your daily life and feelings of security. Our priorities are then set by the local community and we work with you and other agencies to find a lasting solution.
You can contact us via e-mail or phone. As part of the Policing Pledge we will respond to every message directed to us within 24 hours. However, we are not a 24-hour response team, so if it is an emergency please call 999.
For more information about local policing visit the main Safer Neighbourhoods website.
For more information about local crime statistics in your ward, please visit the local crime maps website for Evelyn Safer Neighbourhoods Team.
Visit Police Website
Email Police
Telephone: 0208 284 8560 / 0776
Policing Links:
Evelyn Saferneighbourhoods Team
Local Crime

Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson33
Public-order28
Violent-crime193
Other-crime15
Shoplifting37
Drugs28
Possession-of-weapons11
Other-theft62
Vehicle-crime25
Robbery23
Theft-from-the-person9
Burglary28
Bicycle-theft12
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Canal Approach

OS Reference: 536298, 178045
OS Grid Reference: TQ363780
Latitude and Longitude: 51.484426028508, -0.036806970660588
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.757425 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Canal Approach

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Deptford
Lewisham
Greater London
London
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