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Yeading

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Suburb · * · UB4 ·
September
13
2018

Yeading was one of the final suburbs to develop in westernmost London.

The first land grant including Yeading was made by Offa in 790 to Æthelhard, Archbishop of Canterbury: in the place called on linga Haese [Hayes] and Geddinges [Yeading] around the stream called Fiscesburna (Crane or Yeading Brook).

Anglo-Saxon settlement in Yeading therefore seems probable, but the history of Yeading in subsequent centuries is not as clear as that of Hayes. Such details as the names of many Yeading manor holders remain unknown.

Yeading Dock was one of many docks built along the Grand Union Canal in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The main industry in Hayes and Yeading at this time was brickmaking, and the canal provided a reliable way of transporting larger numbers of bricks. Yeading’s brickworkers could be known to keep pigs as a second source of income. A bourgeois writer, one Elizabeth Hunt, wrote in 1861 that in Yeading dirt, ignorance and darkness reign supreme. In 1874, however, one James Thorne wrote that the inhabitants of Yeading were always found civil.

Yeading was still not developed by the 1920s. Yeading Lane was often flooded, and access beyond Yeading to Northolt seems to have been by footpath only before the First World War. During the War, a properly constructed road was built linking the Great Western Railway station at Hayes with the L.N.E.R. line at Northolt. Yeading was still mainly a rural area.

After the Second World War, a large prefab estate was erected in Yeading. By 1956, Yeading’s Tilbury Square was still without gas and electricity, and oil stoves and open fires were still used; the public house The Willow Tree, reputedly some 400 years old (now demolished), was lit by three cylinders of calor gas. The Yeading Lane estate underwent largescale development in the late 1960s and ’70s.


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140 bus in Yeading, 1970s

140 bus in Yeading, 1970s

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THE STREETS OF YEADING
Abbey Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Acer Avenue, UB4 Acer Avenue is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Airdrie Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Alba Close, UB4 Alba Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Apprentice Gardens, UB5 Apprentice Gardens is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Arcon Drive, UB5 Arcon Drive is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Argus Way, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Arrowscout Walk, UB5 Arrowscout Walk is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Aspen Lane, UB5 Aspen Lane is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Ballinger Way, UB5 Ballinger Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Banbury Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Bankside Avenue, UB5 Bankside Avenue is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Barn Close, UB5 Barn Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Beauvais Terrace, UB5 Beauvais Terrace is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Beaver Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Berrydale Road, UB4 Berrydale Road is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Binstead Close, UB4 Binstead Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Bittern Close, UB4 Bittern Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Blisworth Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Bournemead Avenue, UB5 Bournemead Avenue is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Bournemead Close, UB5 Bournemead Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Bournemead Way, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Brabazon Road, UB5 Brabazon Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Braunston Drive, UB4 Braunston Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Brazier Crescent, UB5 Brazier Crescent is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Brentford Close, UB4 Brentford Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Brett Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Brick Lane, UB5 Brick Lane is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Britannia Close, UB5 Britannia Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Broadmead Court, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Broomcroft Avenue, UB5 Broomcroft Avenue is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Brunel Close, UB5 Brunel Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Burndell Way, UB4 Burndell Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Burpham Close, UB4 Burpham Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Butts Piece, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Byron Way, UB5 Byron Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Cambus Close, UB4 Cambus Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Canberra Drive, UB5 Canberra Drive is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Caprea Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Caravelle Gardens, UB5 Caravelle Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Casey Avenue, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Cathay Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Chesil Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Chipmunk Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Chirk Close, UB4 Chirk Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Concord Close, UB5 Concord Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Condor Path, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Convair Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Cosgrove Close, UB4 Cosgrove Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Coulter Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Court Mead, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Crawford Gardens, UB5 Crawford Gardens is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Curlew Way, UB4 Curlew Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Cygnet Way, UB4 Cygnet Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Dakota Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Darris Close, UB4 Darris Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Delta Grove, UB5 Delta Grove is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Dilston Close, UB5 Dilston Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Ditchfield Road, UB4 Ditchfield Road is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Dolphin Road, UB5 Dolphin Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Dorset Court, UB5 Dorset Court is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Dove Close, UB5 Dove Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Down Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Down Way, UB5 Down Way is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Downside Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Dunsmore Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Edward Road, UB5 Edward Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Egret Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Eider Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Elm Tree Close, UB5 Elm Tree Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Engineers Wharf, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Fairclough Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Farman Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Farrier Road, UB5 Farrier Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Fellowes Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Firefly Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Flamingo Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Ford Road, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Fort Road, UB5 Fort Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Fossdyke Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Founders Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Friars Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Friendship Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Gemini Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Glencoe Road, UB4 Glencoe Road is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Glenorchy Close, UB4 Glenorchy Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Grantham House, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Grebe Avenue, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Greenhill Gardens, UB5 Greenhill Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Hamble Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Harborough House, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Harecastle Close, UB4 Harecastle Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Harlequin Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Harries Road, UB4 Harries Road is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Harvey Road, UB5 Harvey Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Hastoe Close, UB4 Hastoe Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Hazelmere Walk, UB5 Hazelmere Walk is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Hazelmere Close, UB5 Hazelmere Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Hazelmere Drive, UB5 Hazelmere Drive is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Hazelmere Road, UB5 Hazelmere Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Hazelmere Walk, UB5 Hazelmere Walk is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Hazeltree Lane, UB5 Hazeltree Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Helmsdale Close, UB4 Helmsdale Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Hermes Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Higham Mews, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Highview, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Hobart Close, UB4 Hobart Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Hobart Drive, UB4 Hobart Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Hobart Lane, UB4 Hobart Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Hobart Road, UB4 Hobart Road is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Home Close, UB5 Home Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Homefield Close, UB4 Homefield Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Hornbeam Road, UB4 Hornbeam Road is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Horse Shoe Crescent, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Horseshoe Crescent, UB5 Horseshoe Crescent is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Hotspur Road, UB5 Hotspur Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Hughenden Gardens, UB5 Hughenden Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Ibis Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Invicta Grove, UB5 Invicta Grove is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Javelin Way, UB5 Javelin Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Jetstar Way, UB5 Jetstar Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Jollys Lane, UB4 Jollys Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Kennet Drive, UB4 Kennet Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Kennett Drive, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Kensington Road, UB5 Kensington Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Kensington Road, UB6 Kensington Road is a road in the UB6 postcode area
Kilpatrick Way, UB4 Kilpatrick Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Kingsash Drive, UB4 Kingsash Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Kingsash Drive, UB5 Kingsash Drive is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Kingshill Avenue, UB4 Kingshill Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Kingshill Avenue, UB5 Kingshill Avenue is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Kingshill Close, UB4 Kingshill Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Kittiwake Road, UB5 Kittiwake Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Kittiwake Way, UB4 Kittiwake Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Lamb Close, UB5 Lamb Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Lanata Walk, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Lapponum Walk, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Lapwing Way, UB4 Lapwing Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Leander Road, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Lochan Close, UB4 Lochan Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Longhook Gardens, UB5 Longhook Gardens is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Lyminster Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Lynne Way, UB5 Lynne Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Mandarin Way, UB4 Mandarin Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Maple Close, UB4 Maple Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Marian Close, UB4 Marian Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Marina Approach, UB4 Marina Approach is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Marina West Quay Drive, UB4 Marina West Quay Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Marsworth Close, UB4 Marsworth Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Martlet Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Mayfly Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Meadow Close, UB5 Meadow Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Merlin Close, UB5 Merlin Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Mersey Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Middle Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Mimosa Road, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Montgolfier Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Napton Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Newstead Court, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Nimrod Close, UB5 Nimrod Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Norcott Close, UB4 Norcott Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Norwood Gardens, UB4 Norwood Gardens is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Old Bridge Close, UB5 Old Bridge Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Old Ruislip Road, UB5 Old Ruislip Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Paddington Close, UB4 Paddington Close is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Paddock Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Patching Way, UB4 Patching Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Pendula Drive, UB4 Pendula Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Perth Avenue, UB4 Perth Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Pescara Court, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Pikestone Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Pintail Way, UB4 Pintail Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Plover Way, UB4 Plover Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Poplar Court, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Pump Close, UB5 Pump Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Radcliffe Way, UB5 Radcliffe Way is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Ramulis Drive, UB4 Ramulis Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Rectory Park Avenue, UB5 Rectory Park Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Redman Close, UB5 Redman Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Repens Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Reynolds Road, UB4 Reynolds Road is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Rodmell Close, UB4 Rodmell Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Rowdell Road, UB5 Rowdell Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Ruislip Road, UB5 Ruislip Road is one of the streets of London in the UB6 postal area.
Ruislip Road, UB5 Ruislip Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Rushdene Crescent, UB5 Rushdene Crescent is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Rushdene Cresent, UB5 Rushdene Cresent is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Sealand Walk, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Seasprite Close, UB5 A street within the UB6 postcode
Shadwell Court, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Shadwell Drive, UB5 Shadwell Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Sharpness Close, UB4 Sharpness Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Sharvel Lane, UB4 Sharvel Lane is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Sharvel Lane, UB5 Sharvel Lane is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Shearwater Way, UB4 Shearwater Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Spoonbill Way, UB4 Spoonbill Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Stable Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Star Path, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Stipularis Drive, UB4 Stipularis Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Strone Way, UB4 Strone Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Sullivan Close, UB4 Sullivan Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Swallow Drive, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Tangmere Gardens, UB5 Tangmere Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Taywood Road, UB5 Taywood Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Telford Way, UB4 Telford Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Thorn Close, UB5 Thorn Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Tithe Barn Way, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Tomahawk Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Towney Mead Court, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Towney Mead, UB5 Towney Mead is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Townson Avenue, UB5 Townson Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Townson Way, UB5 Townson Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Trestis Close, UB4 Trestis Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Trevor Close, UB5 Trevor Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Trevor Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Triandra Way, UB4 Triandra Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Trident Gardens, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Union Road, UB5 Union Road is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Valiant Close, UB5 Valiant Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Viscount Grove, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Waterside Close, UB5 Waterside Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Watery Lane, UB5 Watery Lane is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Waxlow Way, UB5 Waxlow Way is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Wayfarer Road, UB5 Wayfarer Road is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Wells Close, UB5 A street within the UB5 postcode
Wendover Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Wepham Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
West End Gardens, UB5 West End Gardens is a road in the UB5 postcode area
West Quay Drive, UB1 West Quay Drive is a road in the UB1 postcode area
West Quay Drive, UB4 West Quay Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Westlake Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Wheatsheaf Close, UB5 Wheatsheaf Close is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Whimbrel Way, UB4 Whimbrel Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
White Hart, UB5 White Hart is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Wigeon Way, UB4 Wigeon Way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Willett Close, UB5 Willett Close is a road in the UB5 postcode area
Woburn Tower, UB5 Woburn Tower is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.
Yeading Lane, UB5 Yeading Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB5 postal area.




LOCAL PHOTOS
The 1300s
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The Broadway, Southall (1952)
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Coldharbour Farm (1955)
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Hayes Bridge Farm
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