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John's Boat Yard at Lots Ait

John's Boat Yard at Lots Ait

John's Boat Works at Lots Ait is located on a unique island location on the Thames near Brentford in West London. The island is close to the Grand Union Canal junction. Formerly used by the Thames Lighterage Company, the yard has been reconfigured to offer: Slipway facilities for survey, cleaning, painting, anodes and light reapirs. Workshop facilities for repair, restoration and new build. Shared space for DIY boatbuilding/restoration projects, with on site supplies and expert assistance. Hard stand for boat storage and DIY repairs

  • Professional boat repairs & servicing

  • DIY boat repair facilities

  • Wet-dock

  • Slipway

  • Hard-standing

  • Chandlery

  • Boat valet service

  • Boat-builders/fit-outs


Lots Ait, 41

High Street

Access Information

  • Path slope no steeper than 1 in 10
  • Paths wider than 1 metre