Brent  Middlesex


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Brent like this:

BRENT (The), a stream of Herts and Middlesex. It rises near Barnet; and runs 16 miles south-south-westward. past Handon and Hanwell, to the Thames at Brentford.

Brent through time

Click here for graphs and data of how Brent has changed over two centuries. For statistics for historical units named after Brent go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Brent in Middlesex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 25th May 2024

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