Tottenham, Victoria

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Tottenham
MelbourneVictoria
Tottenham is located in Melbourne
Tottenham
Tottenham
Coordinates 37°48′22″S 144°51′25″E / 37.806°S 144.857°E / -37.806; 144.857Coordinates: 37°48′22″S 144°51′25″E / 37.806°S 144.857°E / -37.806; 144.857
Population 0 (2011)[1]
 • Density 0.00/km2 (0.0/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3012
Area 2.1 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Location 9 km (6 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Maribyrnong
State electorate(s) Footscray
Federal Division(s) Gellibrand
Suburbs around Tottenham:
Sunshine Braybrook West Footscray
Brooklyn Tottenham West Footscray
Brooklyn Yarraville
For the English football (soccer) team: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. For other uses, see Tottenham (disambiguation).

Tottenham is an industrial suburb 9 km (5.6 mi) west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its local government area is the City of Maribyrnong. According to the 2011 census, there were no residents.

It is bounded by Sunshine Road to the north, Sredna Street, Paramount Road and Tottenham Parade to the east, Geelong Road to the south and the Newport–Sunshine railway line.

Tottenham is mostly an industrial suburb, with the Olex Cable manufacturing facility one of the many industrial businesses located in Tottenham.

History[edit]

Tottenham Central Post Office opened on 1 May 1947. Tottenham East Post Office opened on 18 November 1935 and closed in 1973. A Tottenham R.A.A.F. Post Office was open from 1947 until 1957.[2]

Transportation[edit]

Tottenham is serviced by the Tottenham railway station, which lies on the convergent point of the borders of West Footscray, Tottenham and Braybrook. It is a station on the Sunbury railway line.

See also[edit]

  • City of Sunshine - the former local government area of which Tottenham was a part

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