Severn-boating photo of the Month

Featuring photographs of boating interest from the River Severn, Severn Estuary and Bristol channel

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"Perch and Chubb"  Two of the motor barges used to transport sand and gravel on the River Severn.
These barges are the same size but Perch is nearly fully loaded and Chubb is waiting to be loaded. The difference in draught and freeboard is striking.

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