VILLANDRY and VALENCAY

Rare times when in port together

By Stephen Morris

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This page was added by Stephen Morris on 10/08/2017.
Comments about this page

Yes, much more common to see them together in Dieppe. Lower photo looks interesting. I wonder if this was one of the all too frequent 'lightning strikes' that plagued the route. Normally they'd plan the strikes for when they were both at Dieppe, though!

By Andy Gilbert
On 11/08/2017

I think this might have been when the linkspan at Dieppe collasped from the stern of the senlac killing a spanish lorry driver. The route closed for a couple of days untill the French port control managed to arrange to use the ramp in the other dock through the swingbridge.

By Mick Cutler
On 13/08/2017

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