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Sussex Slammer Railtour: Newhaven Marine

The driver poses at Newhaven Marine The driver for this leg of the tour

Photographs by Colin Watts
A young photogrpaher EMU photographers start young these days - a trend much to be encouraged.  We'll excuse the "hoody" hood as it was well justified by the cold!

Photographs by Colin Watts
The tour departing Newhaven Marine Given the right-away by a semaphore signal, the tour departs Newhaven Marine

Photographs by Colin Watts
detonator on line In the time honoured railway tradition of last runs, the sound of eight detonators going off.  These had been placed on the track by railwaymen with the appropriate track-side permissions and this photograph safely taken from behind the fence.

Photographs by Colin Watts
Noisy departure from Newhaven Marine The smoke from the detonators is just apparent about the middle of the train as it departs Newhaven Marine, and it is almost in Newhaven Harbour station already!

photograph by Steve Trillwood