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Isleworth, Hounslow

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Isleworth, Hounslow

Isleworth is an affluent town of Saxon origin sited within the London Borough of Hounslow in west London, England. It lies immediately east of the town of Hounslow and west of the River Thames and its tributary the River Crane. Isleworth's original area of settlement, alongside the Thames, is known as 'Old Isleworth'. The north-west corner of the town, bordering on Osterley to the north and Lampton to the west, is known as 'Spring Grove'.
Post townISLEWORTH
Administrative CountyHounslow
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ1575
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020
Population20,500
 

Other names by which Isleworth, Hounslow has been known in the past

Ghistelworde ~ Gistleworth ~ Isleworth Old ~ Istelworth ~ Istleworth ~ Old Isleworth ~ Thistleworth ~ Yhistelworth ~ Gistelesworde

Isleworth, Hounslow in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Isleworth, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Middlesex, on river Thames - par. (containing part of Hounslow), 3143 ac., pop. 12,973; vil., 12 miles SW. of London; P.O., T.O; produces large quantities of fruit, and has flour mills, cement mills, breweries, and perfumery works.

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