May 31, 2012
by Peter Marlow
Potter Heigham Bridge Norfolk May 2012
I spent the weekend sailing in the Norfolk Broads. There is a very low Roman bridge in Potter Heigham, which only has a clearance of about six and a half feet and can only be navigated by waiting for low tide and lowering the mast of the yacht. It is a hair raising experience steering through and wondering if you will actually make it through without crashing. I have tried to photograph the experience many times with no great success. This time I just decided to put my camera down and watch with an ipad instead of trying to shoot pictures. Perhaps it is an age thing, but I find myself doing this more and more these days!