Shoulder of Mutton Green

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Shoulder of Mutton Green

Shoulder of Mutton Green is a public open space in Welling in the London Borough of Bexley. It lies between Wickham Street and Bellegrove Road, which is part of the old London to Dover Road.[1] It owes its unusual name to its triangular shape.[2] Before the urban growth of the nearby hamlet of Welling in the early 20th century, Shoulder of Mutton Green was surrounded by fields.[3]


  1. ^ "Google Maps". Retrieved 1 May 2017.
  2. ^ Mills, A.D. "A Dictionary of London Place-Names". Retrieved 1 May 2017.
  3. ^ Harper, Charles G. "The Dover Road (Chapter XI)". Retrieved 1 May 2017.

Coordinates: 51°27′57″N 0°05′34″E / 51.4658°N 0.0927°E / 51.4658; 0.0927