Whitechapel is a district in and the future administrative centre of the . It is a part of the , 3.4 miles east of .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The , officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the , is a historic on the north bank of the in . Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Whitechapel is a London Underground and London Overground station located on Whitechapel Road and Durward Street in the Whitechapel area of , . Photo: Sunil060902, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in , built between 1886 and 1894. Photo: Barcex, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a large teaching hospital in Whitechapel in the . Photo: ClippednPinned, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a former hamlet and then civil parish in the .

is a district in the and within the . Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in , England, in the . Photo: Tarquin Binary, CC BY-SA 2.5.


51.5186° or 51° 31' 7" north
-0.0621° or 0° 3' 43.5" west
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United Nations Location Code
59 feet (18 metres)
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node 3939328592
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: وايت تشابل
  • Azerbaijani: Uaytçepel
  • Basque: Whitechapel
  • Breton: Whitechapel
  • Bulgarian: Уайтчапъл
  • Catalan: Whitechapel
  • Chinese: 白教堂 (倫敦)
  • Chinese: 白教堂
  • Czech: Whitechapel
  • Danish: Whitechapel
  • Dutch: Whitechapel
  • English: Whitechapel District
  • Esperanto: Blankkapelo
  • Finnish: Whitechapel
  • French: Whitechapel
  • French: Whitechapel District
  • German: Whitechapel
  • Greek: Ουάιτσαπελ
  • Hebrew: וייטצ'אפל
  • Hebrew: וייטצאפל
  • Hindi: ह्वाइटचैपल
  • Hungarian: Whitechapel
  • Irish: Whitechapel
  • Italian: Whitechapel
  • Japanese: Whitechapel
  • Japanese: ホワイトチャッペル
  • Japanese: ホワイトチャペル
  • Japanese: ホワイト・チャペル
  • Korean: 화이트채플
  • Latin: Alba Capella
  • Norwegian: Whitechapel
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Whitechapel
  • Persian: وایت‌چپل
  • Persian: وایت‌چپل، لندن
  • Polish: Whitechapel
  • Portuguese: Whitechapel
  • Russian: Whitechapel
  • Russian: Уайтчепел
  • Scots: Whitechapel
  • Serbian: Вајтчепел
  • Slovenian: Whitechapel, London
  • South Azerbaijani: وایت‌چپل، لندن
  • Spanish: Whitechapel
  • Swedish: Whitechapel
  • Turkish: Whitechapel
  • Ukrainian: Вайтчепел
  • Urdu: وائیٹچیپل
  • Urdu: وائیٹ چیپل
  • Welsh: Whitechapel
  • Wu Chinese: 白庙区
  • Yue Chinese: 白教堂

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