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Salt Hill, Slough

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Salt Hill, Slough

Salt Hill is a district within the unitary authority of Slough in Berkshire in the south of England, close to London. Before 1974, Salt Hill was part of Buckinghamshire. It is to the north of Chalvey and the Great West Road, surrounding Salt Hill Park. The name Salt Hill is derived from Montem Mound in Chalvey, which was also known as Salt Hill, or Salts Hill. In 1807, the French nobleman Antoine Philippe, Duke of Montpensier died here of tuberculosis on the way from London to Devon.
Administrative CountySlough
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSU9680
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley

Salt Hill, Slough in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Salt Hill, Farnham-Royal and Stoke Pogis pars., Bucks, 2½ miles N. of Windsor; P.O.

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