Day 25 Godstow to Lechlade

We cast off from Godstow at 09.05, and we hadn’t been motoring for very long before we came across an 18ft cabin cruiser drifting aimlessly in the river. The boat’s owner reported to us that he couldn’t start the engine, and asked if he could be towed. Martin agreed to tow him, and threw him a line to secure the boat.  When asked where he was going, he replied that he was trying to get to Eynsham. That was only two locks away, so we agreed that we would tow him to Swinford lock. Just before we reached Swinford, the sun…

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