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CHINGFORD was a local government district in south west Essex
Essex
, England from 1894 to 1965, around the town of Chingford
Chingford
. It was within the London suburbs, forming part of the London postal district and Metropolitan Police District . Its former area now corresponds to the northern part of the London Borough of Waltham Forest in Greater London .

CONTENTS

* 1 Background and formation * 2 District and borough * 3 Abolition * 4 References

BACKGROUND AND FORMATION

The ancient parish of Chingford
Chingford
formed part of the Waltham hundred of Essex. It was included in the Metropolitan Police District in 1840 and from 1875 it formed part of the Epping Rural Sanitary District . In 1894 it became an urban district .

DISTRICT AND BOROUGH

Under a county review order in 1934, a small part of Waltham Holy Cross Urban District was transferred to Chingford. It gained the status of municipal borough in 1938.

ABOLITION

The Royal Commission on Local Government in Greater London
Greater London
considered the borough for inclusion in Greater London
Greater London
in 1960 and subsequently it was abolished by the London Government Act 1963 . Its former area was transferred to Greater London
Greater London
from Essex
Essex
and was combined with the Municipal Borough of Walthamstow and the Municipal Borough of Leyton to form the present-day London Borough of Waltham Forest .

REFERENCES

* ^ Great Britain Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Chingford
Chingford
parish. Retrieved 22 July 2009.

* v * t * e

Local government districts abolished or transferred by the London Government Act 1963

London

* CC

* Battersea * Bermondsey * Bethnal Green * Camberwell * Chelsea * Deptford * Finsbury * Fulham * Greenwich * Hackney * Hammersmith * Hampstead * Holborn * Islington * Kensington * Lambeth * Lewisham * Paddington * Poplar * Shoreditch * Southwark * St. Marylebone * St. Pancras * Stepney * Stoke Newington * Wandsworth * Westminster * Woolwich

Constituent parts of Greater London
Greater London

ESSEX

* Barking * Chigwell (part) * Chingford * Dagenham * East Ham * Hornchurch * Ilford * Leyton * Romford * Walthamstow * Wanstead and Woodford * West Ham

HERTFORDSHIRE

* Barnet * East Barnet

MIDDLESEX , CC

* Acton * Brentford and Chiswick * Ealing * Edmonton * Enfield * Feltham * Finchley * Friern Barnet * Harrow * Hayes and Harlington * Hendon * Heston and Isleworth * Hornsey * Ruislip-Northwood * Southall * Southgate * Tottenham * Twickenham * Uxbridge * Wembley * Willesden * Wood Green * Yiewsley and West Drayton

KENT

* Beckenham * Bexley * Bromley * Chislehurst and Sidcup * Crayford * Erith * Orpington * Penge

SURREY

* Barnes * Beddington and Wallington * Carshalton * Coulsdon and Purley * Croydon * Kingston-upon-Thames * Malden and Coombe * Merton and Morden * Mitcham * Sutton and Cheam * Surbiton * Richmond * Wimbledon

TRANSFERS Middlesex
Middlesex
to Hertfordshire: Potters Bar

* Middlesex
Middlesex
to Surrey: Staines * Sunbury-on-Thames

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