Swan Island is a private mooring island in the Thames at Twickenham, in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, London, England. It is on the Tideway[a] about 3⁄4 mile (1.2 km) north of and thus below Teddington Lock.
The island has a commercial boatyard in addition to residential mooring for boats. It is connected to the Twickenham bank by a small bridge, which is suitable for vehicles as well as foot traffic.
Citations and footnotes
- OS Map of London at 25 inches to the mile (Edition of 1894-96) sheet CXXII, Revised: 1893, Published: 1897
- OS Map of Surrey at 25 inches to the mile sheet VI.7, Revised: 1893, Published: 1898
- https://maps.nls.uk/geo/explore/#zoom=18&lat=51.43942&lon=-0.33051&layers=168&b=7[bare URL]
- Thus patrolled by the Port of London Authority, not the EA