Description(s) from The National Gazetteer (1868)]
"HOUNSLOW, a chapelry and populous village in the parishes of Heston and Isleworth, hundred of Isleworth, county Middlesex, 2 miles from Hanworth, 3½ from Richmond, and 12 W.S.W. of London. " (There is more of this description).
Description(s) from "The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland" (1868), transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003; intended for personal use only, so please respect the conditions of use.
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