List of King George V Playing Fields in London

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Location Formal name Local name (if any) National Grid Reference Dates External links
Purchase Opening
Bermondsey King George's Field All Saints' Churchyard TQ 352 793   "King George's Field, Southwark". London Gardens Online.
Camberwell Addington Square Garden   TQ 325 775     "Addington Square Garden, Southwark". London Gardens Online. Archived from the original on 2012-10-09.
City of London King George's Field n/a TQ 336 809    
Croydon[1] King Georges Field n/a TQ 329 670 London Borough of Croydon
Custom House King George V Park n/a TQ 416 813     London Borough of Newham, Find your local park
Dagenham King George V Memorial Field n/a TQ 492 836 1904[2]   "Revamp for King George V Field"
Enfield King George V Playing Fields[3] King G's or Southbury Playing Fields TQ 340 970    
Enfield (Edmonton) King George V Playing Fields[4] Delhi Field or Delhi Gardens TQ 337 948     "Parks & Gardens UK ref 7876"
Ham, London King George's Field[5] n/a TQ 169 728  
Hanwell King George V Playing Field[6] King George's Playground,
Hanwell Heath,
Poors Piece (former)
TQ 1532 7987  
Havering King Georges Playing Fields Mawney Park TQ 499 896    
Lower Morden[7] King George’s Playing Field n/a TQ 241 668     Parks in Merton (PDF)
Monken Hadley King George's Fields n/a TQ 249 969     image
Sidcup King George's Field King George's Recreation Ground TQ 4604 7253     London Borough of Bexley
Southall King George's Playing Field[8] n/a TQ128 822     "Parks & Gardens UK ref 9379"
Tolworth King George's Field Corinthian Casuals Football Club TQ 193 651   1953 UK Running Track Directory
Tottenham Markfield Park (opened as Markfield Recreation Ground King George's Field) TQ 3410 8866 1938 Friends of Markfield Park
Totteridge King George V Playing Fields n/a TQ 2509 9518    

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  1. ^ Image
  2. ^ Dagenham's park was in existence before the King George memorials were conceived. It was simply renamed in 1953
  3. ^ At 128 acres, Enfield is the largest King George V field (King George's Fields Foundation, Final Report, 1965, p. 28)
  4. ^ The 9 acre site was purchased by Edmonton Borough Council with the help of a grant of £2,000 from King George's Fields Foundation
  5. ^ "Area analysis Ham and Petersham" (PDF). London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-01-13.
  6. ^ "King George's Field - Hanwell Parks". London Borough of Ealing.
  7. ^ Image
  8. ^ The 9.1 acre site was purchased by Southall (now Ealing) Borough Council from the funding of the King George's Fields Foundation