Cookney

March 21, 2009

Surrey

Cookham

On a branch line from Maidenhead alight at Bourne End for Cookham unspoilt village at the apex of a large loop in the Thames. Stanley Spencer painted Jesus Christ here among boats and swans in the idiosyncratic style of a gentile Englishman. Curved and steep almost incised hills flank the river on the inside curve.

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