The River Dee

A Collection of Photographs taken by Tony Clayton


Chester Weir

The gate in the weir, Chester, 1975
Used to give extra depth crossing the weir

Chester Weir

The same view at a lower tidal state, 1976

Chester Weir

The tide topping Chester Weir, 1975
At high spring tides shallow draught craft can go directly over the weir

Chester Weir

Chester Weir, 1976

Chester

Looking upriver in Chester, 1976
We hired a small day boat to explore the river

Chester

Looking back towards the weir, 1976

Chester

The only Police boat that I have seen away from the Thames, 1976

Chester

A mile or two upstream, 1976
Sadly it was time to turn back


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River Dee
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v5 26th May 2015

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