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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Bat•ter•seaˈbæt ər si(n.)

  1. a former borough of London, England, now part of Wandsworth, on the Thames.

    Category: Geography (places)

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  1. Battersea

    Battersea is an area of the London Borough of Wandsworth, England. It is an inner-city district of South London in fare zone 2, situated on the south side of the River Thames, 2.9 miles south-west of Charing Cross. Battersea spans from Fairfield in the west to Queenstown in the east. Although in modern times it is known mostly for its wealth, Battersea remains characterised by spates of inequality, with infamous and deprived council estates such as the Winstanley estate surrounding more prosperous areas. In 2001, Battersea had a population of 75,651 people.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Battersea

    a suburb of London, on the Surrey side of the Thames, opposite Chelsea, and connected with it by a bridge; with a park 185 acres in extent; of plain and recent growth; till lately a quite rural spot.

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