Mortlake lies on the south bank of the River Thames between Kew and Barnes.
Historically it was part of Surrey and until 1965 was in the Municipal Borough of Barnes. The Stuart and Georgian history was economically one of malting, brewing, farming, watermen and a great tapestry works.Licence:
The Waterloo to Reading railway line runs through Mortlake - the station opened on 27 July 1846.
The University Boat Race finishes at Mortlake every March/April.
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