Home The Book The Author Pictures Buy a copy

More pictures More pictures


A pause in the mooring procedure at Sandford Lock. Little John pausing just downstream of Donnington Bridge, Oxford, wondering where the rest of us are. (As published). Never mind the 'dreaming spires' - this is the approach to Folly Bridge in Oxford's centre which does not inspire. Looking across the Thames towards Port Meadow. The clouds give little indication of just how warm and sticky the day was to turn out.


Part of Godstow Nunnery. No roof, no windows - look where their vow of poverty got them... (As published). Swinford Toll Bridge. Boats at all angles give some idea of just how much the Thames twists and turns in an effort to avoid paying the toll. (As published). Gentle, farmed, managed countryside. The approach to Northmoor Lock. (As published). 'Killer Hill' - the access road to Northmoor Lock on a beautiful summer's morn. The Thames is hiding behind the distant trees.


Northmoor Weir, complete with rymers. (As published). Hart's Bridge, with one half of a keen walking family on it and a lovingly-maintained flower garden drifting through. Looking upstream towards Newbridge, with the gardens of the Rose Revived on the right bank. Looking downstream at the 14th Century so-called Newbridge, at Newbridge.