Ringlet Close, E16

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Ringlet Close is a road in the E16 postcode area



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VIEW THE SILVERTOWN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE SILVERTOWN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE SILVERTOWN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SILVERTOWN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SILVERTOWN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Silvertown

Despite its argentine name, Silvertown is where Mr Tate and Mr Lyle (who never got on) have a sugar factory.

In 1852 S.W. Silver and Co moved to the area from Greenwich and established a rubber works, originally to make waterproof clothing. This subsequently developed into the works of the India Rubber, Gutta Percha and Telegraph Cable Company, which constructed and laid many submarine cables. By the 1860s a number of manure and chemical works and petroleum storage depots had been set up.

Sugar refiners in the area were joined in by Henry Tate in 1877 and Abram Lyle in 1881, whose companies merged in 1921 to form Tate & Lyle. Prior to the merger, which occurred after they had died, the two men were bitter business rivals, although they had never met in person. Tate & Lyle still have two large refineries in the area.

On 19 January 1917 parts of Silvertown were devastated by a massive TNT explosion at the Brunner-Mond munitions factory, in what is known as the Silvertown explosion. Seventy-three people died and hundreds were injured in one of the largest explosions ever experienced in the British Isles.

In the early twentieth century the area suffered greatly from road congestion due to being located between the Thames and the Royal Docks, then the largest and one of the busiest dock groups in the world. The area was cut off for much of the time by lifting bridges over dock entrances, and by level crossings which were closed for up to three quarters of each hour by train movements. This led in the early 1930s to the construction of the elevated Silvertown Way, one of the earliest urban flyovers.

On the first night of The Blitz, Tate and Lyle's sugar refinery, John Knight's Primrose Soapworks, and the Silvertown Rubber Works were all badly damaged by bombing.

Silver's was eventually taken over by the British Tyre and Rubber Co, later known as BTR Industries. The site closed in the 1960s and is now the Thameside Industrial Estate.[7]
Another major local employer was the Loders and Nucoline plant at Cairn Mills, a traditional port oleo industry and formerly part of Unilever. This originally milled seeds but later concentrated on production of fats from palm kernel oil.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Beckton District Park:   
Britannia Village Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Calverton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Charlton Manor Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Charlton Park:   
Cherry Orchard Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Edith Kerrison Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 4.
ExCeL London:   ExCeL London is an exhibitions and international convention centre, located on a 100-acre site on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock between Canary Wharf and London City Airport.
Fossdene Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
John F Kennedy Special School:   Academy special converter which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 19.
Kaizen Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Keir Hardie Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Keir Hardie Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
King George V Park:   
Newham Sixth Form College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Promised Land Academy:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 16.
Ravenscroft Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Rosetta Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Scott Wilkie Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Sherington Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Sherington Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Silvertown:   Despite its argentine name, Silvertown is where Mr Tate and Mr Lyle (who never got on) have a sugar factory.
St Helen’s Catholic Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
St Joachim’s RC Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
500meter running path, E16 · Abbey Street, E13 · Adamson Road, E16 · Adine Road, E13 · Agate Close, E16 · Alestan Beck Road, E16 · Alliance Road, E13 · Alnwick Road, E16 · Anchor And Hope Lane, SE7 · Anchor Hop Lane, SE7 · Anchor Hope Lane, SE7 · Anne Street, E13 · Antigua Mews, E13 · Atkinson Road, E16 · Atlas Gardens, SE7 · Avenons Road, E13 · Avenons Road, E16 · Badminton Mews, E16 · Balaam Street, E13 · Barbers Alley, E13 · Barking Road, E13 · Baxter Road, E16 · Beaulieu Avenue, E16 · Beaumont Road, E13 · Beckton Alp Footpath, E6 · Beeby Road, E16 · Bernard Ashley Drive, SE7 · Berwick Road, E16 · Bingley Road, E16 · Birch Tree Court, SE7 · Bob Anker Close, E13 · Boreham Avenue, E16 · Botha Road, E13 · Boxley Street, E16 · Bramhope Lane, SE7 · Bramshot Avenue, SE7 · Bramshot Road, SE7 · Brent Road, E16 · Britannia Gate, E16 · Broad Gate Road, E16 · Brock Road, E13 · Brocklebank Road, SE7 · Bugsbys Way, SE7 · Burley Road, E16 · Butchers Road, E16 · Calydon Road, SE7 · Cambus Road, E16 · Canberra Road, SE7 · Capulet Mews, E16 · Caraway Close, E13 · Carson Road, E16 · Cave Road, E13 · Cedar Court, SE7 · Cedar Place, SE7 · Chadwin Road, E13 · Chadwin Road, E16 · Chalk Road, E13 · Charford Road, E16 · Chargeable Lane, E13 · Charlton Dene, SE7 · Charlton Gate, SE7 · Charlton Road, SE7 · Chauntler Close, E16 · Chesterton Road, E13 · Chevron Close, E16 · Churchill Road, E16 · Clove Street, E13 · Colman Road, E16 · Colne Street, E13 · Constable Avenue, E16 · Coolfin Road, E16 · Coombe Lodge, SE7 · Cranley Road, E13 · Crediton Road, E16 · Crofton Road, E13 · Croombs Road, E16 · Cumberland Road, E13 · Cundy Road, E16 · Davis Street, E13 · De Quincey Mews, E16 · Delafield Road, SE7 · Denmark Street, E13 · Derrick Gardens, SE7 · Devonshire Road, E16 · Doherty Road, E13 · Dongola Road West, E13 · Dongola Road, E13 · Dundee Road, E13 · Dupree Road, SE7 · Eastcombe Avenue, SE3 · Eastcombe Avenue, SE7 · Edward Street, E16 · Edwin Street, E16 · Egham Road, E13 · Elbury Drive, E16 · Elkington Road, E13 · Elliscombe Road, SE7 · Empire Close, SE7 · Esk Road, E13 · Evelyn Road, E16 · Eversley Road, SE7 · ExCeL Marina, E16 · Fairlawn Court, SE7 · Fairlawn, SE7 · Fairthorn Road, SE7 · Falcon Street, E13 · Felsted Road, E16 · Fife Road, E16 · Firbank Close, E16 · First Avenue, E13 · Fisher Street, E16 · Fords Park Road, E16 · Fort Street, E16 · Fortis Close, E16 · Foster Road, E13 · Frank Burton Close, SE7 · Frank Street, E13 · Freemasons Road, E16 · Fulmer Road, E16 · Gad Close, E13 · Gallions Road, SE7 · Gardner Road, E13 · Garvary Road, E16 · Gentry Gardens, E13 · Giralda Close, E16 · Glencairne Close, E16 · Goldcrest Close, E16 · Gordon Street, E13 · Graham Road, E13 · Grant Street, E13 · Greengate Street, E13 · Greenshield Industrial Estate, E16 · Greenway, E13 · Greenwich Shopping Park, SE7 · Grenada Road, SE7 · Gresham Road, E16 · Gurdon Road, SE7 · Hanameel Street, E16 · Hanover Avenue, E16 · Hardens Manorway, SE7 · Hardy Avenue, E16 · Harold Gibbons Court, SE7 · Hartington Road, E16 · Hayday Road, E16 · Herbert Street, E13 · Highcombe, SE7 · Holly Bush Street, E13 · Hollybush Street, E13 · Holmwood Villas, SE7 · Hooper Road, E16 · Hopedale Road, SE7 · Horizon Way, SE7 · Horn Link Way, SE7 · Hornfair Road, SE7 · Hoskins Close, E16 · Howard House, E16 · Howard’s Road, E13 · Indus Road, SE7 · Inverine Road, SE7 · Isom Close, E13 · Ivy Road, E16 · Jade Close, E16 · Jake Russell Walk, E16 · Jasper Road, E16 · Jenkins Road, E13 · Jersey Road, E16 · Jutland Road, E13 · Jutland Road, E16 · Keats Avenue, E16 · Keats Close, SE7 · Kelland Road, E13 · Kent Street, E13 · Kenya Road, SE7 · Kerry Close, E16 · Kildare Road, E16 · King George Avenue, E16 · King Street, E13 · Knights Road, E16 · Knights Road, SE10 · Lacewing Close, E13 · Lambert Road, E16 · Larch Close, E13 · Lawson Close, E16 · Leila Parnell place, SE7 · Leslie Road, E16 · Leyes Road, E16 · Liddon Road, E13 · Lime Kiln Drive, SE7 · Lincoln Road, E13 · Ling Road, E16 · Littlecombe, SE7 · Lombard Wall, SE7 · London Road, E13 · Lowe Avenue, E16 · Mace Gateway, E16 · Macgregor Road, E16 · Mandela Road, E16 · Maplin Road, E16 · Marlborough Lane, SE7 · Martindale Avenue, E16 · Mascalls Road, SE7 · Mayhill Road, SE7 · Middle Road, E13 · Mill Road, E16 · Monarch Drive, E16 · Montcalm Road, SE7 · Mortlake Road, E16 · Murray Square, E16 · Nadine Street, SE7 · New Barn Street, E13 · Newham Way, E16 · Newport Avenue, E13 · Nigeria Road, SE7 · Normandy Terrace, E16 · North Woolwich Road, E16 · Nottingham Avenue, E16 · Old Dover Road, SE7 · Opal Close, E16 · Otley Road, E16 · Oystercatcher Close, E16 · Pacific Road, E16 · Palmer Road, E13 · Paragon Close, E16 · Peartree Way, SE10 · Peartree Way, SE7 · Peninsular Park Road, SE7 · Pepys Crescent, E16 · Perth Road, E13 · Philip Street, E13 · Plymouth Road, E16 · Pollard Close, E16 · Portsmouth Mews, E16 · Priolo Road, SE7 · Railway Arches, E16 · Rainton Road, SE7 · Ramac Way, SE7 · Ramsgate Close, E16 · Rathmore Road, SE7 · Ravenscroft Road, E16 · Ravnescroft Road, E16 · Rayleigh Road, E16 · Rectory Field Crescent, SE7 · Rectory Field Cresent, SE7 · Reed Close, E16 · Richard House Drive, E16 · Ridgwell Road, E16 · Ringlet Close, E16 · Riverside, SE7 · Routemaster Close, E13 · Rowntree Clifford Close, E13 · Royal Victoria Dock Bridge, E16 · Royal Victoria Dock, E16 · Royal Victoria Place, E16 · Royal Victoria Square, E16 · Russell Close, SE7 · Russell Road, E16 · Sabbarton Street, E16 · Saigasso Close, E16 · Sandstone Lane, E16 · Sandtoft Road, SE7 · Sark Walk, E16 · Satanita Close, E16 · Seagull Lane, E16 · Second Avenue, E13 · Selby Road, E13 · Sewell Street, E13 · Sheerwater Road, E16 · Sherington Road, SE7 · Shipman Road, E16 · Shirley House Drive, SE7 · Solent Rise, E13 · Sophia Road, E16 · Southampton Mews, E16 · Southey Mews, E16 · Springfield Grove, SE7 · St Andrews Road, E13 · St Michaels Close, E16 · St Thomas Road, E16 · St. Clair Road, E13 · St. Quintin Road, E13 · Stansfeld Road, E16 · Stansfeld Road, E6 · Stock Street, E13 · Stonelake Ind Park, SE7 · Sundorne Road, SE7 · Surrey Street, E13 · Sussex Street, E13 · Sutlej Road, SE7 · Swallowfield Road, SE7 · Swete Street, E13 · Tabernacle Avenue, E13 · Tallis Grove, SE7 · The Birches, SE7 · The Blackheath Club, SE3 · The Fairfield Health Centre, SE7 · The Glade, SE7 · Throckmorten Road, E16 · Tidal Basin Road, E16 · Tollgate Road, E16 · Tree Road, E16 · Triangle Court, E16 · Troughton Road, SE7 · Turnstone Close, E13 · Upper Road, E13 · Vandome Close, E16 · Vanguard Close, E16 · Varley Road, E16 · Victoria Dock Road, E16 · Victoria Way, SE7 · Wanlip Road, E13 · Warren Court, SE7 · Watford Road, E16 · Wellington Gardens, SE7 · Wellington Mews, SE7 · Wesley Avenue, E16 · Western Gateway, E16 · Westport Road, E13 · Whitwell Road, E13 · Wigston Road, E13 · Wilkinson Road, E16 · Willoughby Way, SE7 · Winkfield Road, E13 · Woodcocks, E16 · Wyndcliff Road, SE7 · Young Road, E16 ·
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