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A Quick Overview of Upminster
Upminster is a suburban town in east London, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering.
- Located 16.5 miles (26.6 km) east-northeast of Charing Cross, it is one of the locally important district centres identified in the London Plan, and comprises a number of shopping streets and a large residential area.
- It was historically, a rural village in Essex and formed an ancient parish.
- Although peripheral to London, the town has good transport links; it was first connected to central London by rail in 1885 and has a terminal station on the London Underground network.