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Few little facts about Wallington
Wallington in the London Borough of Sutton. Prior to the merger of the Municipal Borough of Beddington and Wallington into the London Borough of Sutton, it was formerly part of the county of Surrey.
The name "Wallington" derives from the Anglo Saxon "Waletone", meaning "village of the Britons". Wallington appears in Domesday Book of 1086 and was held by William the Conqueror.
Wallington was an important centre for the production of lavender oil until about the time of the first world war.
Nick Ross was brought up on Woodcote Road, Wallington at the corner of Blenheim Gardens, but his house has since been demolished to make way for a block of flats.
Will Owen, Member of Parliament for Morpeth, Co. Durham, also lived in Wallington.
Neil Ardley, jazz pianist and composer, was born in Wallington.