Below is Smugglers' Inn at Tolverne, where General Eisenhower planned the Normandy D Day landings.
This sign can be found on the way to the inn at the edge of the road.
And here are a couple of the 'ghost' cargo ships that are lying in the deep waters of the river, waiting out the recession.
The blog is about rivers and stories because Her Banished Lord is just released on eHarlequin. Her Banished Lord is a novel which opens with the help of the river at Jumieges in France, and it ends with the help of a river in Winchester...