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 (2016 census)[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

Tottenham is an industrial suburb 9 km (5.6 mi) west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its local government area is the City of Maribyrnong. It had no residents in the 2016 census.[1]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Tottenham (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 24 February 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, archived from the original on 10 May 2008, retrieved 11 April 2008