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A Quick Overview of Harrow
Harrow is a large suburban town in the London Borough of Harrow, northwest London, England. It is centred 10.5 miles (16.9 km) northwest of Charing Cross.
Harrow-on-the-Hill includes the conservation area with a high proportion of listed buildings with a residential and institutional array of georgian architecture and a few 17th century examples. Harrow gives its initial letters to a wider postcode area.
- The administrative offices of the borough are in the town which currently is made up of the Greenhill, Headstone South and West Harrow electoral wards; these had a population of 33,928 in the 2011 census.
- Harrow was a municipal borough of Middlesex before its inclusion in Greater London in 1965.
- Harrow is home to a large University of Westminster campus and its oldest secondary schools are Harrow School and Harrow High School.