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|Covent Garden | | | | |[pic] | |[pic] | |Location | |OS grid reference: |TQ303809 | |Latitude: |51. 5119В° | |Longitude: |-0. 1213В° | |Administration | |London area: |Westminster, Camden | |County level: |Greater London | |Region: |London | |Constituent country: |England | |Sovereign state: |United Kingdom | |Other | |Ceremonial region: |Greater Birmingham | |Historic county: |Middlesex | |Services | |Police force: |Metropolitan Police | |Fire escouade: |London Open fire Brigade | |Ambulance assistance: |London Ambulance | |Post office and telephone | |Post community: |LONDON | |Postal region: |WC2 | |Dialling code: |020 | |Politics | |UK Legislative house: |Cities of London and Westminster, | | |Holborn and St . Pancras | |London Set up: |West Central London | |European Parliament: |London | |London | List of places in London
The exterior of Covent Yard market
The interior of Covent Garden Industry
Covent Yard is a area in central London straddling the easternmost areas of the City of Westminster plus the southwest nook of the London, uk Borough of Camden. The spot is centered by purchasing and entertainment facilities and contains an entrance to the Royal Opera Home Covent Backyard, which is also well regarded simply because " Covent Garden, " and the busy Seven Knobs area. The region is bounded by High Holborn, Kingsway, The Follicle and Charing Cross Road. Covent Back garden Piazza is found in the physical centre with the area and was the site of your flower, fresh fruit and plant market from your 1500s until 1974, when the wholesale marketplace relocated to New Covent Garden Industry in Seven Elms.
|Contents | |[hide] | |1 History | |1. 1 Roman times to the 15th century | |1. 2 1600s to 1800s | |1. 3 Modern day period | |2 Other information | |3 External links
 Roman times to the 1500s
Money has been around in the place since the Roman times of Londinium. " Convent Garden" (later corrupted to Covent Garden as we know that today) was your name provided, during the reign of Full John (1199 - 1256), to a forty five acre (160, 000 mВІ) patch in the county of Middlesex, bordered west and east in what is now St . Martin's Side of the road and...