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Hackney, a large parish and borough in Middlesex, to the N.E. of the City of London, containing Clapton, Dalston, Homerton, Shacklewell, Stamford Hill, and Stoke Newington, now forms part of the "County of London." The parish has. an area of 3,297 acres, and the borough, which returns three members to Parliament, is 3,935 acres in extent.