What is Greenwich?

  • (noun): A borough of Greater London on the Thames; zero degrees of longitude runs through Greenwich; time is measured relative to Greenwich Mean Time.


Greenwich (UK i/ɡrɪnɪdʒ/ GRIN-ij; US /ɡrɛnɪtʃ/ GREN-ich or /ɡrɛnɪdʒ/ GREN-ij) is a district of south-east London, England, located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich and situated 5.5 miles (8.9 km) east south-east of Charing Cross.

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Bank Street (Manhattan)
... West Street to Hudson Street, and Bleecker Street to Greenwich Avenue ... Street had contracted yellow fever, leading the bank to buy land in Greenwich Village in order to have a branch office away from Wall Street where it could conduct business in the ...
A209 Road - Greenwich
... The northern section, within Greenwich, is known as Wickham Lane ... passes into Bexley at Plumstead Cemetery and forms the boundary between Greenwich and Bexley for a short distance ...
Greenwich, Utah
... Greenwich is an unincorporated community in northeastern Piute County, Utah, United States, just east of the Fishlake National Forest ... Although Greenwich is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 84732 ... Greenwich is said to be an anglicized form of a Native American name ...
List Of Locations In The Port Of London - South Bank - Greenwich
... shipyard) Victoria Norway Wharf site of Greenwich Vehicular Ferry Talbot's Wharf Wood Wharf Billingsgate Dock Dodd's Wharf (Greenwich foot tunnel) Greenwich Pier (TfL river service) former Dreadnought Seamen's ...

Famous quotes containing the word greenwich:

    Strange now to think of you, gone without corsets and eyes while I
    walk on the sunny pavement of Greenwich Village.
    Allen Ginsberg (b. 1926)