Greenwich is a famous maritime district of south east - 5.5 miles from central London. An area of great historical importance, the town centre contains Maritime Greenwich - one of London's four UNESCO World Heritage sites - known for its naval history, connections with the Royal Family and as the location from which the Prime Meridian is derived.

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is a large house in Eltham in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, in south-east London, England. Photo: Tom Parnell, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a community theatre in in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, England. Photo: PeterEltham, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is in the area of , South East London, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Photo: Sunil060902, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a district of , England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Photo: Kleon3, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a district of south-east , England, in the London Boroughs of and Greenwich. is situated 1 mile south of Greenwich. Photo: Stacey Harris, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a place to the north of in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in southeast London, England, with no present formal boundaries and located 13.5 km east-southeast of .


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