How To Say 'Spitalfields' Audio
Phonetics For 'Spitalfields'?
spi:təl:feeldz not spi:tal:feeldz
A Quick Overview of Spitalfields
Spitalfields is a former parish in the borough of Tower Hamlets, partly in Central London and partly in the East End of London, near to Liverpool Street station and Brick Lane.
Did You Know?
- The Liberty of Norton Folgate and the neighbouring Liberty of the Old Artillery Ground were merged into Spitalfields in 1921.
- The area straddles Commercial Street and is home to several markets, including the historic Old Spitalfields Market, Brick Lane Market and Cheshire Street.
- Petticoat Lane Market lies on the area's south-western boundaries.