River Severn

Severn Tales by Chris Witts

Severn Bridge Disaster Chris Witts ................................................. Price: £4.95 Product Details Paperback:  46 pages Publisher:  River Severn Publications First Published:  2010 ISBN:  978-09532711-3-9 Product Dimensions:  21.0 x 14.8 x 0.4 cm Catalogue Number:  SBD1 ....................................................................................... PayPal: Add Severn Bridge Disaster to cart

The day had started early for Chris Witts, 4am, awakened by the shrill ringing of his alarm clock at home. Two hours later the WYESDALE H, with Chris aboard as deckhand, was sailing out of Gloucester down the canal bound for Sharpness and eventually Avonmouth.

     That evening at about 7pm the WYESDALE H, loaded with a cargo of petrol bound for Worcester, left Avonmouth with twelve other vessels. Chris settled down to the routine voyage backup the Severn Estuary to Sharpness. First he made a hot drink for the other three crew members before retiring to the warm accommodation below.

     Suddenly the shrill sound of the bell in the accommodation began to ring, summoning Chris to the wheelhouse. As he went on deck the fear of all mariners greeted him ……….....…



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