Lych Gate Walk, UB3

Road in/near Hayes (Middlesex)

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Lych Gate Walk, UB3

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Lych Gate Walk is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.




NEARBY STREETS
18, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Acacia Avenue, UB3 Acacia Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Albacore Way, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Alpha Estate, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Argent Centre, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Austin Road, UB3 Austin Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Badgers Close, UB3 Badgers Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Balmoral Drive, UB4 Balmoral Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Benlow Works, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Blyth Road, UB3 Blyth Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Botwell Lane, UB3 Botwell Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Bramley Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Britannia Trading Estate, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Broadway Parade, UB3 Broadway Parade is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Burns Close, UB4 Burns Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Butchers Mews, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Byron Way, UB4 Byron Way is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Cavendish Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Caxton Trading Estate, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Cedar Avenue, UB3 Cedar Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Central Avenue, UB3 Central Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Chailey Industrial Estate, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Chalfont Road, UB3 Chalfont Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Chamberlain Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Chapel Court, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Charlton Court, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Church Green, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Church Road, UB3 Church Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Church Walk, UB3 Church Walk is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Churchfield Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Clarendon Road, UB3 Clarendon Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Clayton Business Centre, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Clayton Road, UB3 Clayton Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Coleridge way, UB4 Coleridge way is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Compton Road, UB3 Compton Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Conifer Way, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Crown Close, UB3 Crown Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Crown Trading Centre, UB3 Crown Trading Centre is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Dale Drive, UB4 Dale Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Dale Drive, UB4 Dale Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Drenon Square, UB3 Drenon Square is a road in the UB3 postcode area
East Avenue, UB3 East Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
East Way, UB3 East Way is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Eastholme, UB3 Eastholme is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Eighth Avenue, UB3 Eighth Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Elm Close, UB3 Elm Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Elmlea Drive, UB3 Elmlea Drive is a road in the UB3 postcode area
End Green Road, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Enterprise House, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Evergreen Way, UB3 Evergreen Way is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Fairdale Gardens, UB3 Fairdale Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Fairholme Crescent, UB4 Fairholme Crescent is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Fairholme Cresent, UB4 Fairholme Cresent is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Fifth Avenue, UB3 Fifth Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Firefly Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
First Avenue, UB3 First Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Forris Avenue, UB3 Forris Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Fourth Avenue, UB3 Fourth Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Fredora Avenue, UB4 Fredora Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Freemans Lane, UB3 Freemans Lane is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Fremantle Way, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Frogmore Avenue, UB4 Frogmore Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Frogmore Gardens, UB4 Frogmore Gardens is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Frogmore Industrial Estate, UB3 Frogmore Industrial Estate is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Fulwood Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Gatefold Buildings, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Glebe Road, UB3 Glebe Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Gledwood Avenue, UB4 Gledwood Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Gledwood Crescent, UB4 Gledwood Crescent is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Gledwood Drive, UB4 Gledwood Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Gledwood Gardens, UB4 Gledwood Gardens is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Golden Crescent, UB3 Golden Crescent is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Golden Cresent, UB3 Golden Cresent is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Grange Close, UB3 Grange Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Grange Road, UB3 Grange Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Greenfield Place, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Gyn Road, E9 Gyn Road is one of the streets of London in the E9 postal area.
Halls Business Centre, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Hamble Drive, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Haven Close, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Hawthorne Place, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Hayes, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Hemmen Lane, UB3 Hemmen Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
HERNE CLOSE, UB3 HERNE CLOSE is a road in the UB3 postcode area
HOLMBURY GARDENS, UB3 HOLMBURY GARDENS is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Hughendon Court, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Hunters Grove, UB3 Hunters Grove is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Hurstfield Crescent, UB4 Hurstfield Crescent is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Kelf Grove, UB3 Kelf Grove is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Kenbrook House, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Kenilworth Gardens, UB4 Kenilworth Gardens is a road in the UB4 postcode area
KERSTIN CLOSE, UB3 KERSTIN CLOSE is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Lannock Road, UB3 Lannock Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Lansbury Drive, UB4 Lansbury Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Leamington Place, UB4 Leamington Place is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Little Road, UB3 Little Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Long Mead Road, UB3 Long Mead Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Longmead Road, UB3 Longmead Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Manor Pride, UB3 Manor Pride is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Mansfield Drive, UB4 Mansfield Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Manton Close, UB3 Manton Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Marshall Drive, UB4 Marshall Drive is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Melrose Close, UB4 Melrose Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Monarch Drive, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Moray Avenue, UB3 Moray Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Mount Road, UB3 Mount Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Nield Road, UB3 Nield Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Ninth Avenue, UB3 Ninth Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
North Avenue, UB3 North Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Orchard Road, UB3 Orchard Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Park Lane, UB4 Park Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Park Road, UB4 Park Road is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Parsonage Close, UB3 Parsonage Close is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Pine Place, UB4 Pine Place is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Poplar Place, UB3 Poplar Place is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Printing House Lane, UB3 Printing House Lane is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Printinghouse Lane, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Provident Industrial Estate, UB3 Provident Industrial Estate is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Pump Lane Industrial Estate, UB3 Pump Lane Industrial Estate is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Pump Lane, HP5 Pump Lane is a road in the HP5 postcode area
Queens Road, UB3 Queens Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Raynton Close, UB4 Raynton Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Raynton Close, UB4 Raynton Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Raynton Drive, UB4 Raynton Drive is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Rectory Road, UB3 Rectory Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Regents Close, UB4 Regents Close is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Reid Close, UB3 Reid Close is a road in the UB3 postcode area
ROSTREVER GARDENS, UB3 ROSTREVER GARDENS is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Rostrevor Gardens, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Rowan Place, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Saint Anselms Road, UB3 This is a street in the UB3 postcode area
School Approach, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode
Second Avenue, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Seventh Avenue, UB3 Seventh Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Silverdale House/Pump Lane, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Silverdale Road, UB3 Silverdale Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Sixth Avenue, UB3 Sixth Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Speedway Industrial Estate, UB3 Speedway Industrial Estate is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
St Anselms Road, UB3 St Anselms Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
St Marys Road, UB3 St Marys Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
St Mary’s Road, UB3 St Mary’s Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
St. Anselms Road, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
St. Marys Crescent, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
St. Marys Road, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
St. Marys Walk, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Station Approach, UB3 Station Approach is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Station Yard, UB3 Station Yard is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Swift Close, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
The Argent Centre, UB3 The Argent Centre is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
The Elms, UB3 The Elms is a road in the UB3 postcode area
The Parkway, UB3 The Parkway is a road in the UB3 postcode area
The Square, UB3 The Square is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Third Avenue, UB3 Third Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Tithe Close, UB4 Tithe Close lies off Gledwood Drive.
Townfield Road, UB3 Townfield Road is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Townfield Square, UB3 Townfield Square is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Trevor Road, UB3 Trevor Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Trident House, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Unit 2, UB3 A street within the UB3 postcode
Uxbridge Road, UB4 Uxbridge Road is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
WALTERS CLOSE, UB3 WALTERS CLOSE is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Warwick Crescent, UB4 Warwick Crescent is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
West Avenue, UB3 West Avenue is a road in the UB3 postcode area
West Walk, UB3 West Walk is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Westacott, UB4 Westacott is a road in the UB4 postcode area
WESTERN VIEW, UB3 WESTERN VIEW is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Wheatley Crescent, UB3 Wheatley Crescent is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Whittington Avenue, UB4 Whittington Avenue is a road in the UB4 postcode area
Willenhall Drive, UB3 Willenhall Drive is a road in the UB3 postcode area
Wood End Green Road, UB3 Wood End Green Road is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Wood End, UB3 Wood End is one of the streets of London in the UB3 postal area.
Woodrow Avenue, UB4 Woodrow Avenue is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Woodstock Gardens, UB4 Woodstock Gardens is one of the streets of London in the UB4 postal area.
Wrays Way, UB4 A street within the UB4 postcode


Hayes (Middlesex)

Hayes is a suburban development situated 13 miles west of Charing Cross, developed in the late 19th and 20th centuries as an industrial locality to which residential districts were later added in order to house factory workers.

Until the end of the 19th century, Hayes was primarily an agricultural and brickmaking area. However, because of its location on the Grand Junction Canal (later called the Grand Union) and the Great Western Railway it had a number of advantages as an industrial location in the late 19th century. It was because of this proximity that the Hayes Development Company offered sites on the north side of the railway, adjacent to the canal.

Hayes has always been heavily involved with industry, both local and international, and is (or has been) the home of EMI, Nestlé and H. J. Heinz Company. Past companies include Fairey Aviation (later merged with Westland), and HMV.

During the First World War the EMI factories produced aircraft. Charles Richard Fairey was seconded there for a short time, before setting up his own company, Fairey Aviation, which relocated in 1918 to a large new factory across the railway in North Hyde Road. Over 4,500 aircraft were subsequently produced here but Fairey needed an airfield to test these aircraft and in 1928 secured a site in nearby Heathrow. This became the Great West Aerodrome, but was requisitioned by the Air Ministry in 1944, and initially developed as a heavy bomber base intended for Boeing B-29 Superfortresses but when Second World War ended in 1945, it was taken over by the Ministry of Aviation and became Heathrow Airport.
The Nestlé company located its major chocolate and instant coffee works on the canal, adjacent to the railway east of the station, and it was for many years the company's UK headquarters.

It was in Hayes in the Central Research Laboratories (generally known as "CRL") that Isaac Shoenberg developed (1934) the all-electronic 405-line television system (called the Marconi-EMI system, used by the BBC from 1936 until closedown of the Crystal Palace 405-line transmissions in 1985).

Alan Blumlein carried out his research into binaural sound and stereo gramophone recording here. Trains at Hayes Station (1935) and Walking & Talking are two notable films Blumlein shot in order to demonstrate stereo sound on film. These films are held at the Hayes EMI archive.

In 1939, working alongside the electrical firms A.C. Cossor and Pye, a 60 MHz radar was developed, and from 1941 to 1943 the H2S radar system.


From the early 1970s to 2003 McAlpine Helicopters Limited and Operational Support Services Limited (later renamed McAlpine Aviation Services Limited) operated from two purpose-built helicopter hangars in Swallowfield Way industrial estate, as the company operated on land already owned by the Sir Robert McAlpine. The land on the other side of the Grand Union Canal is called Stockley Park and its buildings were intentionally positioned to allow safe passage for helicopters into the heliport in case of an emergency. Fortunately, this was never used.

Since development, industry has been pre-eminent in Hayes. The provision of adequate housing did not begin until after World War I, with the creation of dwellings of the garden suburb type.

George Orwell, who adopted this pseudonym while living there, lived and worked in 1932-3 as a schoolmaster at The Hawthorns High School for Boys, situated on Church Road. The school has since closed. Despite returning several times, Orwell was characteristically acerbic about his time in Hayes.
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