Highwood Hill  Middlesex


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

HIGHWOOD-HILL, a hamlet near Hendon, in Middlesex. It has a post office under Hendon, London NW. A mansion here was the seat of Lord William Russell, the patriot, Mrs Porter, the actress, and Lady Raffles; and was also the residence and death place of William Wilberforce.

Additional information about this locality is available for Mill Hill

Highwood Hill through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 29th February 2024

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