Bradshaw’s Yard / Workhouse Dock
Built in 1800s as docks and remain so.
In Grand Union & Boston Manor Conservation Area and Thames Policy Area.
Early wharfs along this stretch on Moses Glover map (1645) were called Ye Pye Wharf, Ye Wolfe Wharf and Ye Whele Wharf. Workhouse Dock is marked on Boston Manor map c.1800.
Slipway of particular interest.
Bradshaw yard, from north to high street (Chiswick Library)
Bradshaw's Yard and Workhouse Dock
Built as main use for dock thoroughfare.
Brentford Dock was constructed in 1859 but Dock Road itself may be much earlier.
In Grand Union Canal & Boston Manor Conservation Area; Thames Policy Area.
41 High Street
Island and Dock
In Thames Policy Area
Remains of boat building and repair wharves with dry dock.
2012 restoration with moorings and new bridge.
See John’s Boat Works who currently occupy the ait and Lot’s Ait