Many thanks to the folks at Severn Stoke for facilitating this camera's location and to Worcestershire County Council
for capitally funding its installation. Please click here for flooding information
regarding this location. In order to effectively monitor water levels and road conditions in the area prone to flooding, a strategically positioned Farson webcam is employed at the location where the A38 is affected. This webcam provides real-time surveillance, allowing for timely assessment and response to the changing conditions.During the medieval period, Severn Stoke resided within the boundaries of the Royal forest of Horewell. However, the majority of the woodlands were cleared around the time of the Civil War, altering the landscape significantly.A notable Grade II listed monument stands at the corner of Ham Lane and Church in Severn Stoke—the Severn Stoke War Memorial. This monument takes the form of a Classical obelisk crafted from Portland stone and was unveiled in 1920. It commemorates the sacrifice of 14 servicemen who lost their lives during the First World War, as well as 82 others who served abroad and 15 who served domestically.In a remarkable discovery, a hoard comprising 18 silver Saxon pennies was found near Severn Stoke in 1996, offering valuable insights into the historical context and economic activities of the region.