Flooding: Boat sinks in Oxford

Flooding: Boat sinks in Oxford

The stricken boat

The boat is stuck against barriers

The boat bears the scars of its sinking

First published in News

A BOAT has sunk in Oxford because of the heavy flow of water down the Thames.

The boat broke free of its mooring and sunk. The quick moving water down the Thames has rammed it against barriers at Osney Lock.

The Environment Agency is trying to salvage the craft.

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