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Barnes, Richmond upon Thames

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Barnes, Richmond upon Thames

Barnes is a district in south-west London, England, within the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It is located around 5.8 miles west south-west of Charing Cross in a loop of the River Thames, with Hammersmith Bridge at the north end. Barnes has a number of 18th- and 19th-century buildings of exceptional quality, and is often noted for its historic village area centred on Barnes Pond, forming the Barnes Village conservation area.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyRichmond upon Thames
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2276
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020

Other names by which Barnes, Richmond upon Thames has been known in the past


Barnes, Richmond upon Thames in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Barnes.-- par., suburban vil., and ry. sta., mid. Surrey, 7 m. SW. of Waterloo Bridge sta., London, 940 ac., pop. 6001.

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