Winnie the Pooh sails the Thames The River Thames
From Source to Sea

The Thames flows due north to Marlow.


Height above sea level: 26.91 metres
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Marlow is Georgian town, situated on a beautiful stretch of the Thames, midway between Reading and Windsor. At Marlow the Thames forms the dividing line between the counties of Buckinghamshire and Berkshire.

Marlow Suspension Bridge
Marlow Suspension Bridge

Marlow is famous for its 19th century suspension bridge built in 1832, designed by Tierney Clarke who also built the similar bridge over the River Danube at Budapest.

The Compleat Angler
The Compleat Angler, a famous and historic hotel.

The Compleat Angler hotel takes its name from Isaak Walton's 1653 masterpiece of angling advice and philosophy, which he wrote in this area.

Sir Steve Redgrave Statue

Start of Voyage down the Thames Contents Page Introduction
Facts about the Thames Flooding Thames Basin
Pollution Erosion Tributaries

Swan Upping - The annual Swan Census on the River Thames

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