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Wandsworth

[wondz-werth, -wurth] /ˈwɒndz wərθ, -wɜrθ/
noun
1.
a borough of Greater London, England.
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Wandsworth

/ˈwɒnzwəθ/
noun
1.
a borough of S Greater London, on the River Thames. Pop: 274 100 (2003 est). Area: 35 sq km (13 sq miles)
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inner borough of London, lying west of Lambeth and stretching for 5 miles (8 km) along the south bank of the River Thames. Wandsworth was established in 1965 by merging the former metropolitan borough of Battersea with approximately two-thirds of what then constituted Wandsworth (the remainder of which went to Lambeth). The present borough includes such districts as (roughly from west to east) Roehampton, Putney, Wandsworth, Earlsfield, Battersea, Tooting, and parts of Clapham and Balham. Wandsworth belongs to the historic county of Surrey

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