A Quick Overview of London Fields
London Fields is a park and district in north-east London, England, and situated in the borough of Hackney. The park itself was first recorded in 1540.
- At this time it was common ground and was used by drovers to pasture their livestock before taking them to market in London.
- London Fields is 12.65 hectares (31.3 acres) in extent; about one-third of its original size.
- It is 4.2 miles (6.8 km) north-east of Charing Cross.