Postcode SE16 1QD (Southwark) Terminated December 1999

Map showing SE16 1QD and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE16 1QD is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in April 1985 and terminated in December 1999.SE16 1QD is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE16 1QD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.4 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 1QD as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Established tech workers.

The closest road name to SE16 1QD is Lovell Place which is centered 58 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Shipwright Road and is 28 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 843 m away at Canada Water Underground Station The closest railway station is Canada Water Rail Station, 839 m away.

The closest primary school to SE16 1QD (for ages 11 and under) is St John's Roman Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 30, 2019.

The local pub for residents of SE16 1QD is Ship & whale public house and is 200 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on August 11, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Fortune chinese restaurant and is 185 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on October 22, 2018.

Policing for SE16 1QD 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 1QD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Lovell Place 58 m
Shipwright Road 59 m
Oslo Square 72 m
Ropemaker Road 96 m
Farrow Place 119 m
Norway Gate 124 m
Victory Way 144 m
Elgar Street 162 m
Plover Way 163 m
Bergen Square 169 m
Somerford Way 177 m
Howland Way 181 m
Vincents Close 190 m
Steers Way 214 m
Reveley Square 222 m


Information about the postcode SE16 1QD

Introduction April 1985
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 1QD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St John's Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(October 30, 2019)
387 m
Redriff Primary School 434 m
Alfred Salter Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
471 m
Bacon's College 594 m
Arnhem Wharf Primary School Good
(December 12, 2017)
803 m
Marathon Science School Good
(January 17, 2019)
924 m
Seven Mills Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
949 m
Peter Hills with St Mary's and St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(April 25, 2017)
977 m
Albion Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
1.03 km
Deptford Park Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
1.08 km
St Edmund's Catholic School Good
(September 27, 2017)
1.12 km
Rotherhithe Primary School Good
(June 20, 2018)
1.13 km
Cavendish School Outstanding
(May 3, 2018)
1.14 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(May 25, 2012)
1.16 km
Sir Francis Drake Primary School Good
(January 13, 2022)
1.3 km
River House Montessori School Good
(May 3, 2018)
1.39 km
The Pier Head Preparatory Montessori School Good
(January 11, 2018)
1.46 km
Harbinger Primary School Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
1.54 km
Southwark Park Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
1.55 km
Cyril Jackson Primary School 1.55 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Only chips and sauces Mobile caterer 4
January 6, 2021
39 m
Big bowls Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 12, 2018
185 m
Fortune chinese restaurant Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
October 22, 2018
185 m
Le vines Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 6, 2018
185 m
Shimla pinks Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
May 18, 2021
185 m
Ship & whale public house Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 11, 2018
200 m
Boscoffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
207 m
Brewed awakening Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 30, 2018
207 m
Bru coffee & gelato Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 27, 2021
270 m
Stacked burgers ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 18, 2018
275 m
Janan news Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
291 m
Moby dick Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
291 m
Vintage wines & spirits Retailers - other Exempt
December 5, 2017
291 m
Trinity childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
326 m
Cafe east pho Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 15, 2020
341 m
Barn cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
345 m
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 20, 2022
387 m
Redriff primary school School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 23, 2021
434 m
Beetaly Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 18, 2020
436 m
Dreamin dough Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 15, 2019
462 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Shipwright Road Bus Stop/Station 28 m
Shipwright Road Bus Stop/Station 117 m
Onega Gate Bus Stop/Station 186 m
Onega Gate Bus Stop/Station 206 m
Downtown Road Bus Stop/Station 267 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 843 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 865 m
Canada Water Underground Station Metro/Tram 883 m
Canada Water Rail Station Rail 839 m
Canada Water Rail Station Rail 840 m
Canada Water Rail Station Rail 877 m
Greenland Surrey Quays Pier Ferry 479 m
Greenland Surrey Quays Pier Ferry 487 m
Greenland Surrey Quays Pier Ferry 528 m
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 38.65 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 38.8 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 38.91 km

Nearby Nature

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

Russia Dock Woodland Woodland Or Forest 156 m
Norway Dock Inland Water 168 m
Surrey Commercial Docks Inland Water 338 m
Greenland Dock Inland Water 407 m
Stave Hill Hill Or Mountain 408 m
Steelyard Cut Inland Water 419 m
Redriff Wetland 503 m
South Dock Inland Water 508 m
Canada Water Inland Water 771 m
Surrey Water Inland Water 828 m
Lavender Pond Inland Water 867 m
Cuckold's Point Wetland 868 m
Thames Link Inland Water 977 m
Redriff Wetland 1.11 km
MIddle Dock Inland Water 1.14 km


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.49804100
Longitude -0.03727000
OS Easting 536339
OS Northing 0179504
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 Surrey Docks
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: Established 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 E33035943
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 008B
Output Area / Small Area 3D2