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Bourne End, Hertfordshire

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Bourne End, Hertfordshire

Bourne End is a village in Hertfordshire, England. It is situated on the ancient Roman Akeman Street between Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead, on the former A41 London-Liverpool Trunk Route, on the Grand Union Canal that runs between London and Birmingham and at the confluence of the Chiltern chalk stream, the Bourne Gutter and the River Bulbourne. Bourne End derives its name as it lies at the end of the Bourne Gutter, an irregularly flowing stream, at its confluence with the River Bulbourne.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL0206
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01442

Bourne End, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bourne End.-- vil., 2 miles SE. of Berkhampstead, W. Herts.

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