Postcode SE16 1PG (Southwark) Terminated December 1999

Map showing SE16 1PG and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE16 1PG is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in July 1990 and terminated in December 1999.SE16 1PG is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE16 1PG is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.7 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of SE16 1PG as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Old EU tech workers.

The closest road name to SE16 1PG is Needleman Street which is centered 16 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Canada Street and is 217 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 286 m away at Canada Water Underground Station The closest railway station is Canada Water Rail Station, 235 m away.

The closest primary school to SE16 1PG (for ages 11 and under) is Alfred Salter Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 6, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is St Michael's Catholic College. The last OFSTED inspection on July 4, 2013 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of SE16 1PG is The brunel and is 271 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on November 15, 2017. The nearest takeaway food is available from Patty & bun ltd and is 44 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on October 20, 2018.

Policing for SE16 1PG is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Southwark is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE16 1PG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE16 1PG, and the approximate distance away.

Needleman Street 16 m
Garter Way 33 m
Christopher Close 48 m
Woodland Crescent 93 m
Dominion Drive 121 m
Ironside Close 131 m
Clipper Close 132 m
Seth Street 145 m
Dolphin Close 154 m
Eleanor Close 157 m
Wolfe Crescent 166 m
Schooner Close 168 m
Windrose Close 171 m
Poolmans Street 175 m
Hardy Close 179 m


Information about the postcode SE16 1PG

Introduction July 1990
Termination December 1999
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from SE16 1PG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Alfred Salter Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
281 m
Albion Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
298 m
St John's Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(October 30, 2019)
413 m
Bacon's College 424 m
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(May 25, 2012)
715 m
Peter Hills with St Mary's and St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(April 25, 2017)
740 m
Redriff Primary School 771 m
The Pier Head Preparatory Montessori School Good
(January 11, 2018)
912 m
Cavendish School Outstanding
(May 3, 2018)
933 m
St Peter's London Docks CofE Primary School Outstanding
(March 27, 2019)
977 m
Rotherhithe Primary School Good
(June 20, 2018)
986 m
Southwark Park Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
1.02 km
Compass School Southwark Good
(May 18, 2017)
1.13 km
Riverside Primary School Outstanding
(October 5, 2011)
1.15 km
Marathon Science School Good
(January 17, 2019)
1.18 km
Green Gables Montessori Primary School Good
(February 8, 2018)
1.27 km
Hermitage Primary School Good
(May 1, 2018)
1.32 km
St Michael's Catholic College Outstanding
(July 4, 2013)
1.39 km
Galleywall Primary School Outstanding
(May 15, 2019)
1.41 km
St James' Church of England Primary School Good
(January 22, 2019)
1.44 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE16 1PG - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Dirtybird restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 20, 2018
44 m
Patty & bun ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 20, 2018
44 m
Leadbelly's bar & kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
216 m
Canada water cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 28, 2020
221 m
Southwark social services Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 6, 2019
230 m
Mouse tail ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
231 m Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 2, 2020
231 m
Sainsbury's Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 8, 2021
250 m
Nisa local Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 23, 2019
264 m
The brunel Pub/bar/nightclub 4
November 15, 2017
271 m
Nourish contract catering School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 19, 2021
281 m
Accent catering ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 8, 2022
298 m
Culture cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 24, 2018
303 m
Don arancini Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
303 m
Dutch bites limited Mobile caterer 4
November 19, 2021
303 m
Erbil shawarma Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 2, 2021
303 m
Kako coffee ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 2, 2021
303 m
Mouse tail coffee Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 29, 2017
303 m
Stompin jago Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 4, 2021
303 m
Indigos hive ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 17, 2022
305 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE16 1PG - Data from Apr 2022

Canada Street Bus Stop/Station 217 m
Canada Water Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 286 m
Canada Water Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 297 m
Canada Water Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 308 m
Canada Water Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 317 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 286 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 298 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 307 m
Canada Water Rail Station Rail 235 m
Canada Water Rail Station Rail 303 m
Rotherhithe Rail Station Rail 325 m
Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock Pier Ferry 1.09 km
Wapping Pier Ferry 1.11 km
Wapping Pier Ferry 1.11 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 38.72 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 38.87 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 39 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE16 1PG - Data from Dec 2021

Surrey Water Inland Water 287 m
Canada Water Inland Water 370 m
Thames Link Inland Water 402 m
Stave Hill Hill Or Mountain 490 m
Russia Dock Woodland Woodland Or Forest 604 m
Redriff Wetland 767 m
Norway Dock Inland Water 800 m
Greenland Dock Inland Water 834 m
Surrey Commercial Docks Inland Water 893 m
Lavender Pond Inland Water 911 m
Shadwell Old Basin Inland Water 961 m
Steelyard Cut Inland Water 1.02 km
Redriff Wetland 1.08 km
South Dock Inland Water 1.1 km
Cuckold's Point Wetland 1.16 km


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.50031600
Longitude -0.04745900
OS Easting 535625
OS Northing 0179738
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Electoral Ward Rotherhithe
Local Authority District Southwark
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London Central

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000028
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance South East London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
Our Healthier South East London
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South East London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: Old EU tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwark BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035896
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 001
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 001A
Output Area / Small Area 3D3