Remains of a once proud ship abandoned at Purton, Gloucestershire, England, UK. One of about 80 vessels that were used to shore up the banks of the Sharpness canal where it runs parallel and close to the River Severn.


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I am a Somerset, England, UK based photographer with many years experience. If I can see it, I will consider it as a subject for my camera. I have websites for art photography and Stock Photography

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  • Sue Nichol
    Sue Nicholover 2 years ago

    A wonderful subject beautifully shot.

  • Thanks again Sue.

    – Robert Down

  • Natasha  Perova
    Natasha Perovaover 2 years ago


  • Thank you for your kind comment.

    – Robert Down

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