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Location address: United Kingdom, Spelthorne
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Church Island or Church Eyot is an inhabited island in the River Thames in England on the reach above Penton Hook Lock in Staines upon Thames, Spelthorne, Surrey. It is in the upper part of the reach. It is approximately 200m above Staines Bridge and is thought by a minority of historians studying local Roman artifacts to have been the site of the crossing of the major river in the town centre, the focus of its Roman forerunner settlement or mapped and defended river crossing in their roads network, ad Pontes.