Sharpness is a small port in Gloucestershire located on the eastern banks of the River Severn. A picnic area provides a useful place for viewing the movements of coastal shipping traffic along the upper reaches of the river. Close by is Berkeley Castle, the historic city of Gloucester and the Cotswolds.
View map of the departure point
Sailing from: Sharpness Old Dock.
Postcode: GL13 9UN
Access: By road- M5 Junction
13 or 14 / A38/ B4066. Follow signs to docks.
Car parking: Parking at Old
Dock. 5 mins walk from Quay.
Public transport: Cam & Dursley
rail station (6 miles) and taxi.
Local bus stop: Sharpness, Hinton Turn [short walk]. Stagecoach West Bus service number 88 from Bristol.
Please use http://www.travelinesw.com/ to plan your journey.
Thornbury Tourist Information Centre. Tel: 01454 281638
Stroud Tourist Information Centre. Tel: 01453 760960