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Yiewsley

ISBN: 978-6-1320-0135-1;

s brickworks. Brickmaking and agriculture were the main industries in Yiewsley during the late 18th and 19th centuries, and the expansion of the brickworks resulted in a large growth in population. Five million bricks moulded and fired in the Hillingdon Brickfields every year were transported by canal to a yard near South Wharf Basin, Paddington. The last brick field closed in 1935...