New marinas for Sharpness
THIS AERIAL VIEW shows an artist’s impression of how Sharpness Docks could look in the future with two new marina basins by the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal as well as housing, commercial businesses and public space. The new basins are either side of the junction with the old entrance lock arm (branching off to the right), whose existing marina moorings would remain. The new housing is visible in the left foreground, while in the background, the working port where the canal meets the Severn Estuary would continue in operation, supported by new commercial developments around the dock. The plans are subject to a final public consultation (see sharpnessdocks.