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“A quiet trip on a river”

River Stour Trust Boat Trips
Ranked #6 of 16 things to do in Sudbury
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Owner description: River Stour Trust is a volunteer-led registered charity dedicated to restoring & conserving the River Stour Navigation for all. The river has a long history with scenes of the working river immortalised in John Constable’s famous paintings. Our silent, eco-friendly electric boats include a restored Stour Lighter & are the ideal way to ‘Discover Constable's River’ at Sudbury, Flatford & Dedham.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children
Manningtree, United Kingdom
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“A quiet trip on a river”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2014

The River Stour Trust can provide a memorable trip along the River Stour in one of their electrically powered, and so silent, elegant craft. The river is part of the navigation that saw many craft operated by the Constable family, featured in many of John Constable's paintings. If you take a trip from Sudbury (public trips on Sundays and Bank Holidays), make sure you sample one of the home made cakes from the Trust's tearoom. There are similar trips available from Dedham and Flatford.

Visited May 2014
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RST1968, Administrator at River Stour Trust Boat Trips, responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Dear John,

Thank you for sharing your kind comments about your visit to our Sudbury location. We are delighted to have received our first review and let's hope this is an indication of what is yet to come!

Our boat crew and tea room volunteers will also be pleased that their efforts are promoting such a positive response. After all, we want visitors to enjoy themselves as much as we are!

I hope that you'll be visiting us again soon.

Best regards

Catherine - RST Administrator
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