CROSS CHANNEL FERRIES

Page link: 'LONDRES' IN THE HARBOUR
'LONDRES' IN THE HARBOUR
Pictured c1949
Page link: A 'NEW' FAST FERRY
A 'NEW' FAST FERRY
Maiden voyage from Newhaven - well, under this name!
Page link: A DECADE OF SPANISH SISTERS
A DECADE OF SPANISH SISTERS
Cote D'Albatre and Seven Sisters
Page link: A FLOCK OF SEALINK SHIPS
A FLOCK OF SEALINK SHIPS
How it used to be!
Page link: A ROUGH CROSSING AHEAD
A ROUGH CROSSING AHEAD
S.R. Cross-Channel Steamer 'Brighton' - c1936
Page link: AERIAL VIEW OF TS BRIGHTON AT SPEED
AERIAL VIEW OF TS BRIGHTON AT SPEED
A very smart and fast ship.
Page link: AT THE OTHER END OF THE LINE
AT THE OTHER END OF THE LINE
Our ships in Dieppe
Page link: BRIGHTON
BRIGHTON
Brighton entering the harbour and at sea
Page link: CAPITAINE LE GOFF
CAPITAINE LE GOFF
Pictured c1970.
Page link: CAR FERRIES FALAISE AND NORMANNIA
CAR FERRIES FALAISE AND NORMANNIA
Conversions that brought life back to the Dieppe run
Page link: CAR FERRY
CAR FERRY
In days of yore
Page link: CHANNEL STEAMERS
CHANNEL STEAMERS
Copy of a postcard
Page link: CHARTRES
CHARTRES
Now Express Santorini
Page link: COLLAPSE OF LINK SPAN AT DIEPPE
COLLAPSE OF LINK SPAN AT DIEPPE
A tragic incident for the route.
Page link: COMPARATIVE FERRY SIZES - UPDATED
COMPARATIVE FERRY SIZES - UPDATED
My how you've grown!
Page link: COTE D'ALBATRE 2008
COTE D'ALBATRE 2008
Climb aboard little orange
Page link: COTE D'ALBATRE SAILS FOR DIEPPE
COTE D'ALBATRE SAILS FOR DIEPPE
A wet and windy departure
Page link: CROSS CHANNEL OFFICERS - 1958 & 1961
CROSS CHANNEL OFFICERS - 1958 & 1961
Training with Brighton Fire Brigade
Page link: CROSS CHANNEL QUEEN - SS BRIGHTON
CROSS CHANNEL QUEEN - SS BRIGHTON
Perhaps the Ultimate Cross Channel Steamer
Page link: DAY TRIPS TO DIEPPE
DAY TRIPS TO DIEPPE
Memories from twenty years ago
Page link: DIEPPE ARRIVES - 2005
DIEPPE ARRIVES - 2005
Video from You Tube
Page link: DIEPPE-NEWHAVEN
DIEPPE-NEWHAVEN
Some heavy-weather incidents; 1970s and 1990s
Page link: DORA RIPARIA
DORA RIPARIA
An unusual visitor
Page link: DOVER AT NEWHAVEN
DOVER AT NEWHAVEN
Relief ferry visits the port
Page link: EARLY MORNING PHOTOGRAPHS
EARLY MORNING PHOTOGRAPHS
Ferry and Harbour Station
Page link: EARLY NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SHIPS
EARLY NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SHIPS
Part I - The Paddle Steamer Era
Page link: EARLY NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SHIPS
EARLY NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SHIPS
Part II - Screw Propulsion Vessels
Page link: EAST QUAY FULL HOUSE - c 1962
EAST QUAY FULL HOUSE - c 1962
The ferry berths look pretty full on this day in the early 1960's
Page link: ENGINE ROOM CONTROL PANEL
ENGINE ROOM CONTROL PANEL
On board MV Senlac
Page link: FALAISE - EARLY DAYS
FALAISE - EARLY DAYS
Before conversion
Page link: FALAISE AT MARINE WORKSHOPS - Part 1
FALAISE AT MARINE WORKSHOPS - Part 1
Opportunity for an off-duty visit - 1970
Page link: FALAISE AT MARINE WORKSHOPS - PART 3
FALAISE AT MARINE WORKSHOPS - PART 3
Some pictures during her winter lay up
Page link: FAREWELL SENLAC
FAREWELL SENLAC
The end of the line.
Page link: FERRIES AROUND THE HARBOUR
FERRIES AROUND THE HARBOUR
Around the harbour
Page link: FERRIES IN THE 50s
FERRIES IN THE 50s
"Londres" and "Brighton"
Page link: FERRIES OF NEWHAVEN
FERRIES OF NEWHAVEN
1816 - 2012
Page link: FERRY APPROACHING NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
FERRY APPROACHING NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
Does anyone know the name of the ferry?
Page link: FERRY BERTH
FERRY BERTH
A busier view than normal....
Page link: FERRY CREW
FERRY CREW
Party on board
Page link: FERRY CREWS
FERRY CREWS
Who's who in the ferry crew?
Page link: FIREFIGHTING COURSE
FIREFIGHTING COURSE
Falaise Crew
Page link: FROM NEWHAVEN TO GREECE
FROM NEWHAVEN TO GREECE
The Greek period of Newhaven ships
Page link: FULL HOUSE OF FERRIES FROM VARIOUS ERAS
FULL HOUSE OF FERRIES FROM VARIOUS ERAS
Busy scenes at the quays
Page link: GERMAINE AND RAYMOND DENIS
GERMAINE AND RAYMOND DENIS
Two crew members from our French ships.
Page link: GOING 'GREEK'
GOING 'GREEK'
The later lives of Arromanches & Lisieux
Page link: HARBOUR ENTRANCE - 1982
HARBOUR ENTRANCE - 1982
Senlac / Meeching Tug / Sandswift
Page link: HARBOUR FERRIES
HARBOUR FERRIES
2004 and 2006
Page link: HARBOUR PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 4
HARBOUR PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 4
Railway ships laying up at the Railway Quay
Page link: HARBOUR PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 4
HARBOUR PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 4
Shipping scenes from a famous photographer
Page link: HARLEY WINDER'S RETIREMENT
HARLEY WINDER'S RETIREMENT
Chief Engineers send-off
Page link: HOSPITAL SHIP
HOSPITAL SHIP
'Brighton' c1940
Page link: HUBERT LONGLY - MY GRANDFATHER AND HIS SHIPS
HUBERT LONGLY - MY GRANDFATHER AND HIS SHIPS
A Newhaven character recalled
Page link: HUBERT LONGLY - MY GRANDFATHER AND HIS SHIPS
HUBERT LONGLY - MY GRANDFATHER AND HIS SHIPS
Part III - Witness to a Terrible Wartime Event & his Medals
Page link: IN DAYS OF OLD
IN DAYS OF OLD
Bygone Newhaven
Page link: IN THE ENGINE ROOM
IN THE ENGINE ROOM
'Down below' on one of our ships.
Page link: LINE DRAWINGS BY ANDY GILBERT
LINE DRAWINGS BY ANDY GILBERT
Some of Newhaven's ships across the years
Page link: LISIEUX
LISIEUX
Pictured leaving port in 1959.
Page link: LISIEUX AND ARROMANCHES
LISIEUX AND ARROMANCHES
Photos - 'home and away'.
Page link: LISIEUX and ARROMANCHES
LISIEUX and ARROMANCHES
Two ferries with Gallic Flair
Page link: LONDRES
LONDRES
Entering Newhaven Harbour
Page link: MAID OF ORLEANS AND THE OLD SWING BRIDGE
MAID OF ORLEANS AND THE OLD SWING BRIDGE
Another classic photo from John Hendy
Page link: MARINE WORKSHOPS
MARINE WORKSHOPS
Paddle Steamer "Ryde"
Page link: MEMORIES OF T.S BRIGHTON
MEMORIES OF T.S BRIGHTON
A rough crossing
Page link: MEMORIES OF THE SS WORTHING
MEMORIES OF THE SS WORTHING
My First Channel Crossing
Page link: MORE FULL HOUSES
MORE FULL HOUSES
Railway and East Quays both packed.
Page link: MOVIES OF OLD NEWHAVEN
MOVIES OF OLD NEWHAVEN
Video Clips on Youtube
Page link: MV EXXTOR1
MV EXXTOR1
Ro Ro Ferry
Page link: MV SENLAC
MV SENLAC
Photo used on Menu for Spithead Review 1977.
Page link: MV SENLAC
MV SENLAC
Under construction
Page link: MV SENLAC AT BEACHY HEAD
MV SENLAC AT BEACHY HEAD
A unique view of the famous lighthouse
Page link: MY OLD SHIPMATE
MY OLD SHIPMATE
Deck Boys
Page link: NEWHAVEN AND SHORT-SEA PASSENGER STEAMERS
NEWHAVEN AND SHORT-SEA PASSENGER STEAMERS
Comparative photos from the 1950's
Page link: NEWHAVEN FERRIES
NEWHAVEN FERRIES
Old Pictures
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
"Arromanchas" entering the harbour in the 1960's
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
"Brighton" and "Foremost Prince"
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
Harbour views c1960's
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
Our harbour pictured from the Fort.
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR
Senlac and Harbour views - c1975
Page link: NEWHAVEN HARBOUR MEMORIES
NEWHAVEN HARBOUR MEMORIES
A photo montage
Page link: NEWHAVEN PAST
NEWHAVEN PAST
Commercial Enterprise
Page link: NEWHAVEN TO DIEPPE SHIPS
NEWHAVEN TO DIEPPE SHIPS
From my late father in law Jim Strudwick`s collection, and my father Bob Holden`s collection.
Page link: NEWHAVEN-DIEPPE FERRY - FUTURE SECURED
NEWHAVEN-DIEPPE FERRY - FUTURE SECURED
Official news - 14/8/15
Page link: NORMAN ARROW PAYS A VISIT
NORMAN ARROW PAYS A VISIT
December 14th 2009
Page link: PASSENGER FERRIES
PASSENGER FERRIES
Inward bound from Dieppe. Photos taken from the East Pier
Page link: PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 5
PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 5
More photos from the renowned photographer
Page link: PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 5
PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY - 5
Vessels laying up at the Railway Quay
Page link: PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY 5
PHOTOS FROM JOHN HENDY 5
More harbour scenes from the well-known photographer and author.
Page link: PHOTOS OF OUR FERRIES
PHOTOS OF OUR FERRIES
Over the years
Page link: POSTCARD FROM 1940'S OR 50'S
POSTCARD FROM 1940'S OR 50'S
Mailboat arriving at Newhaven
Page link: PREPARING FOR THE SENLAC
PREPARING FOR THE SENLAC
Visit by the MV Hengist to test the car ramp
Page link: PRIME MINISTER ATTLEE
PRIME MINISTER ATTLEE
Onboard the Worthing
Page link: PS SANDOWN
PS SANDOWN
Early 1960's
Page link: R.M.S DIEPPE
R.M.S DIEPPE
Colour postcard
Page link: RAILWAY SHIPS ON WINTER LAYOVER
RAILWAY SHIPS ON WINTER LAYOVER
Some awaiting new owners
Page link: RARE VISITING FERRIES
RARE VISITING FERRIES
Some more unusual ferries not often seen in the port
Page link: RESTAURANT MENU
RESTAURANT MENU
MV.Senlac
Page link: S.S. FALAISE
S.S. FALAISE
Main Engine Control Platform c1960's
Page link: S.S. FALAISE CREW OUTING - 1960's
S.S. FALAISE CREW OUTING - 1960's
Crew outing to Gordons Distillery in London.
Page link: S.S. WORTHING DECK BOYS
S.S. WORTHING DECK BOYS
1953 prior to transferring to STS Brighton
Page link: SAD END FOR THE LONDRES
SAD END FOR THE LONDRES
A Greek Tragedy
Page link: SEACAT
SEACAT
In for a rest
Page link: SEACAT
SEACAT
Photos taken in the late 1990's
Page link: SEACATS
SEACATS
Pictured in 1995 and 2008
Page link: SEALINK FERRY
SEALINK FERRY
Photo April 1985
Page link: SENLAC
SENLAC
Still afloat and working in sunny climes!
Page link: SENLAC & CAPITAINE LE GOFF
SENLAC & CAPITAINE LE GOFF
A sunny scene at the 'other end of the line'
Page link: SENLAC DOCKING
SENLAC DOCKING
Senlac docking in the mid/late 1970's
Page link: SENLAC ENGINEERS
SENLAC ENGINEERS
From the 1960s and 1970s
Page link: SENLAC WINS A RACE!
SENLAC WINS A RACE!
Part of her life after Newhaven
Page link: SEVEN SISTERS
SEVEN SISTERS
Grey dank morning
Page link: SEVEN SISTERS
SEVEN SISTERS
Turning in foul weather
Page link: SEVEN SISTERS ARRIVES AT NEWHAVEN
SEVEN SISTERS ARRIVES AT NEWHAVEN
Views from The Fort - Good Friday 21 March 2008
Page link: SHIP'S MASTER & CREW
SHIP'S MASTER & CREW
SS Brighton 1954
Page link: SHIPPING IN PORT
SHIPPING IN PORT
His Majesty's Hospital Carrier "Isle of Thanet" at Railway Quay
Page link: SHIPS & BOATS
SHIPS & BOATS
Boats a'plenty at the east quay c1950's.
Page link: SHIPS IN THE HARBOUR
SHIPS IN THE HARBOUR
Marine Shops Apprentices 1946
Page link: SHIPS OFFICERS FROM SENLAC
SHIPS OFFICERS FROM SENLAC
Attending a wedding
Page link: SMALL CRUISE SHIP IN HARBOUR
SMALL CRUISE SHIP IN HARBOUR
Container crane in the background June 1991
Page link: SS BRIGHTON OF 1903
SS BRIGHTON OF 1903
Winter icing
Page link: SS LONDRES
SS LONDRES
The ship that had five lives
Page link: SS LONDRES AT DIEPPE
SS LONDRES AT DIEPPE
Leaving at speed.
Page link: SS LONGSHIPS (1917-1939)
SS LONGSHIPS (1917-1939)
Leaving Newhaven in 1932.
Page link: SS WORTHING
SS WORTHING
Entering the Harbour in the early fifties
Page link: SS WORTHING
SS WORTHING
Photos of maintenance workers taken 1950
Page link: SS WORTHING 1928 - 1954
SS WORTHING 1928 - 1954
Leaving The Harbour / The Crew
Page link: STENA ANTRIM - C1996
STENA ANTRIM - C1996
Views in and around the Harbour
Page link: STENA FERRIES
STENA FERRIES
Photo of former Stena ferry
Page link: STENA LONDONER
STENA LONDONER
circa 1995
Page link: STENA LONDONER
STENA LONDONER
Some personal memories
Page link: STENA PARISIEN - C1995
STENA PARISIEN - C1995
Views in and around the Harbour
Page link: STENA PEGASUS
STENA PEGASUS
Moored at the Railway Quay, 1996
Page link: STENA SEALINK
STENA SEALINK
M.V Stena Londoner 1980'S
Page link: STEWART PAGE (My Grandfather)
STEWART PAGE (My Grandfather)
At the Wheel - A very young steersman
Page link: SUNKEN DREDGER AT DIEPPE
SUNKEN DREDGER AT DIEPPE
The morning after the night before.
Page link: T.S 'BRIGHTON'
T.S 'BRIGHTON'
In the harbour 1957
Page link: T.S BRIGHTON VI
T.S BRIGHTON VI
Memories of life and work on board.
Page link: T.S. BRIGHTON - ENGINEERS
T.S. BRIGHTON - ENGINEERS
c1960 In the messroom
Page link: T.S.S. ISLE OF THANET
T.S.S. ISLE OF THANET
Hospital Carrier
Page link: THE
THE "VALENCAY" IN THE HARBOUR
Being turned in August 1965
Page link: THE CAPITAINE LE GOFF
THE CAPITAINE LE GOFF
A visit to the newly arrived vessel at Dieppe
Page link: THE CAR FERRY VILLANDRY
THE CAR FERRY VILLANDRY
A French postcard from the 1960's
Page link: THE CHIC CHARTRES
THE CHIC CHARTRES
Floating Gallery of French Art & Design
Page link: THE DAY WE NEARLY LOST THE CHARTRES
THE DAY WE NEARLY LOST THE CHARTRES
Near disaster for the ferry - not once, but twice.
Page link: THE FIRST CAR FERRY TO USE THE RAMP, 1964
THE FIRST CAR FERRY TO USE THE RAMP, 1964
It wasn't quite how I remembered it.......
Page link: THE NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SERVICE AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY
THE NEWHAVEN - DIEPPE SERVICE AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY
Ships of the LBSCR & Chemins de Fer de L'Ouest
Page link: THE NEWHAVEN-DIEPPE CAR FERRY SERVICE
THE NEWHAVEN-DIEPPE CAR FERRY SERVICE
50th Anniversary, 1st June 2014
Page link: THE OTHER NEWHAVEN CHANNEL STEAMERS
THE OTHER NEWHAVEN CHANNEL STEAMERS
A Western France Connection
Page link: THE ROUGH AND THE SMOOTH ABOARD VILLANDRY & VALENCAY
THE ROUGH AND THE SMOOTH ABOARD VILLANDRY & VALENCAY
They sailed no matter what the weather
Page link: THE SEAJET
THE SEAJET
A very short-lived service in 1982.
Page link: THE VEHICLE CUSTOMS HALL 1957
THE VEHICLE CUSTOMS HALL 1957
Phillip Harben BBC Radio and first Television Chef.
Page link: TRANSMANCHE 'TWINS' TOGETHER AT NEWHAVEN
TRANSMANCHE 'TWINS' TOGETHER AT NEWHAVEN
Wednesday 30th September, 2015
Page link: TRANSMANCHE FERRIES
TRANSMANCHE FERRIES
Comings and Goings
Page link: TRANSMANCHE FERRIES
TRANSMANCHE FERRIES
Three views
Page link: TS FALAISE HITS EAST PIER
TS FALAISE HITS EAST PIER
One of several such incidents.
Page link: TS WORTHING ON THE SOUTH HARD
TS WORTHING ON THE SOUTH HARD
Emergency repairs
Page link: TS. BRIGHTON
TS. BRIGHTON
Newhaven/Dieppe cross channel ship
Page link: TSS BRIGHTON
TSS BRIGHTON
Boiler room
Page link: TUG TIDWORTH AND OIL BARGE
TUG TIDWORTH AND OIL BARGE
Taken in the mid fifties
Page link: TUGS
TUGS
Tug Tidworth circa 1960
Page link: TWO SISTERS
TWO SISTERS
Ships that pass (but not in the night)
Page link: TWO SISTERS AT DIEPPE
TWO SISTERS AT DIEPPE
A harbour scene, probably from the 1950's.
Page link: UNUSUAL FERRIES - AGAIN!
UNUSUAL FERRIES - AGAIN!
A couple of unlikely visitors.
Page link: UNUSUAL MOORING
UNUSUAL MOORING
West side not East
Page link: VALENCAY - ON THE BRIDGE!
VALENCAY - ON THE BRIDGE!
A day trip to Dieppe in 1971
Page link: VALENCAY ENTERS THE HARBOUR
VALENCAY ENTERS THE HARBOUR
A sunny summer scene
Page link: VERSAILLES / CHARTRES
VERSAILLES / CHARTRES
Entering the Harbour / Moored up / Turning around / Leaving / Damage
Page link: VIEWS FROM THE FORT
VIEWS FROM THE FORT
Winter c1996
Page link: VILLANDRY
VILLANDRY
Our second car ferry enters harbour
Page link: VILLANDRY - BEFORE & AFTER REFIT
VILLANDRY - BEFORE & AFTER REFIT
Improved capacity but lost her clean lines
Page link: VILLANDRY AND VALENCAY
VILLANDRY AND VALENCAY
Archive movie footage.
Page link: VILLANDRY and VALENCAY
VILLANDRY and VALENCAY
Rare times when in port together
Page link: WAS THIS A UNIQUE EVENT?
WAS THIS A UNIQUE EVENT?
Newhaven hosts the 'Golden Arrow' service