Photo: Illustrative image for the 'BRIGHTON VI' page

Sussex Express Article - June 2009

By OurNewhaven

This month’s picture shows a photograph of the Brighton.

Brighton (VI) ran on the Newhaven-Dieppe service until 1965, when she was used for summer extras only, following the opening of the ro-ro berth at Newhaven in 1964.  She was withdrawn the following year, the last traditional ferry on the Newhaven route, as larger new car ferries had entered service. Were you a crew member, or do you remember sailing on her?

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