Hovertravel SR-N6 at Stokes Bay

Hovertravel started their cross Solent services, Ryde to Southsea and Ryde to Stokes Bay (near Gosport) in 1966 using SR-N6 craft. The Ryde to Stokes Bay service closed in 1968. On this page are a number of photographs contributed by 'Ade'. ('Hovercraft History - Gosport's part')

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Hovertravel's Stkes Bay terminal Hovertravel's Stokes Bay terminal (in the distance.
 
SRN6 hovercraft approaching SRN6 approaching Stokes Bay hovercraft terminal - 6th August 1965
 
SR-N6 coming ashore at Stokes Bay SR-N6 coming ashore at Stokes Bay mid 1960's
 
SRN6 hovercraft arriving SRN6 arriving at Stokes Bay hovercraft terminal - 6th August 1965
 
Passengers boarding SRN6 hovercraft Passengers boarding SRN6 at Stokes Bay hovercraft terminal - 6th August 1965
 
SRN6 hovercraft leaving Stokes Bay SRN6 leaving Stokes Bay hovercraft terminal - 6th August 1965

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