SunGreen web site - Lydney, Parkend, Newnham, Tidenham and nearby areas.

TAP or Click here to show or hide the MENU

The Severn Princess, last day as a Severn ferry.

Severn Princess

The Severn Princess

The Severn Princess ferry on Beachley slipway on the day that the Severn Road Bridge opened - 8th September 1966.

Jim added that this was the last crossing made by the Severn Princess ferry. The van on the slipway was a BBC TV vehicle. The shot was taken from the Beachley side of the river.

Thanks also to Robin Phelps.

If you wish to comment on this photo or can supply names of people please click here

WANTED: Old photos, old postcards, ephemera and memories of the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire. U.K.- please click here to make contact.