Broad Hinton  Berkshire


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

BROAD-HINTON, a liberty in Hurst parish, Berks; 4 miles N by W of Wokingham. Acres, 1,710. Pop., 531. Houses, 105.

The location is that of Hinton House. Although Broad Hinton is east of Reading, it was in a detached part of the ancient county of Wiltshire, as recorded on the OS First Series map.

Broad Hinton through time

Broad Hinton is now part of Wokingham district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wokingham has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Broad Hinton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Broad Hinton, in Wokingham and Berkshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th January 2022

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