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Gloucester Docks &
the Sharpness Canal


Fore & Aft

Lost Memories of the River Severn

A programme of guided tours through the remains
of the Purton Hulks

In the company of L. P. Barnett, Marine Historian
Winner of the Nautical Archaeological Society's National Adopt A Wreck Award 2007


Scheduled site tours
Sunday 18th January 2009 1pm
Sunday 15th February2009 1pm
Sunday 15th March 2009 1pm
Sunday 19th April 2009 2pm
Sunday 17th May 2009 2pm
Sunday 21st June 2009 2pm
Sunday 19th July 2009 2pm
Sunday 16th August 2009 2pm
Sunday 20th September 2009 2pm
Sunday 18th October 2009 2pm
Sunday 15th November 2009 1pm
Sunday 20th December 2009 1pm

Meet at Purton Lower Bridge


Donations in aid of Severn Area Rescue Association or £3.00 per person
Approx tour time 2 hours, weather permitting

Slide show presentations also available upon request. Tel. 07833 143 231 or