Victorian London - Districts - areas of London - Mortlake

Mortlake, London. S.W. On the right bank form a river point of view, is chiefly noticeable as being the terminus of the championship and University boat-races.  From Waterloo (about 25 min), 1st, 1/-, 1/6; 2nd, -/10, 1/3; 3rd, -/8, 1/-. NEAREST Bridge, Kew.

Charles Dickens (Jr.), Dickens's Dictionary of the Thames, 1881