Kennington is a district in south London, England. It is mainly within the , running along the boundary with the , a boundary which can be discerned from the early medieval period between the Lambeth and St George's parishes of those boroughs respectively.
Photo: Danny Robinson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Imperial War Museums is a British national museum organisation with branches at five locations in England, three of which are in . Photo: Ввласенко, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the , in . Photo: Jguk, Public domain.

Metro station
Kennington is a London Underground station on Kennington Park Road in Kennington within the . Photo: TheFrog001, CC0.

Ferris wheel
The , or the Millennium Wheel, is a cantilevered observation wheel on the of the in London. Photo: Swgreed, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a district of , England. was part of until 1889 when the County of London was created. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an area around a major road junction in , , in the . Photo: Sue Wallace, CC BY 2.0.

The was a large housing estate in , , comprising 1,214 homes. Photo: London SE1 Community Website, CC BY 2.0.


51.4885° or 51° 29' 18.4" north
-0.1093° or 0° 6' 33.3" west
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26 feet (8 metres)
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node 27553702
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  • Arabic: كيننجتون
  • Armenian: Քենինգթոն
  • Catalan: Kennington
  • Chinese: 肯宁顿
  • Chinese: 肯寧頓
  • Czech: Kennington
  • Dutch: Kennington
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كيننجتون
  • Finnish: Kennington
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  • Greek: Κένινγκτον
  • Hebrew: קנינגטון
  • Indonesian: Kennington
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  • Italian: Kennington
  • Japanese: ケニントン
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  • Russian: Кеннингтон
  • South Azerbaijani: کنینقتون
  • Spanish: Kennington
  • Swedish: Kennington, London
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  • Ukrainian: Кеннінгтон
  • Urdu: کیننگٹن
  • Welsh: Kennington
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