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Hanwell, Ealing

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Hanwell, Ealing

Hanwell is a town situated in the London Borough of Ealing in west London, between Ealing and Southall. The motto of Hanwell Urban District Council was Nec Aspera Terrent (“Difficulties be Damned”)
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyEaling
Traditional CountyMiddlesex
OS GridTQ1580
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Hanwell, Ealing has been known in the past


Hanwell, Ealing in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hanwell.-- par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., Middlesex, on river Brent, 7 miles W. of London -- par., 1283 ac., pop. 7316; township, 1067 ac., pop. 5178; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is the Middlesex County Lunatic Asylum, known as Hanwell Asylum; here also is the seat of Hanwell Park.

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