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Hampton Wick, Middlesex

Historical Description

Hampton Wick, a parish situated on the river Thames, about a mile E from Hampton Court, and half a mile N by W from Kingston-on-Thames, is connected with Kingston by a handsome stone bridge. It has a post, money order, and telegraph office. Acreage, 1315; population, 2378. The living is a vicarage of the gross yearly value of £405 with residence, in the gift of the Lord Chancellor. The church, erected in 1831, is a building of brick in the Decorated style.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyMiddlesex 
Civil parishHampton 
HundredSpelthorne 
Poor Law unionKingston 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hampton Wick from the following:


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Middlesex is online.

DistrictRichmond upon Thames
CountyGreater London
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Postal districtKT1
Post TownKingston Upon Thames