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SWIFT & SURE (1969, Hoverlloyd) postcard

£2.30
Postcard by Charles Skilton & Fry, not posted, 5.5"" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm (approx)
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Product information

SWIFT (Hoverlloyd)
SRN4 Hovercraft built at Cowes as GH-2004 in 1968. After trials at Pegwell Bay she was renamed Swift at the start of 1969 before starting service to Calais. Withdrawn in 1991 and scrapped in 2004.
SURE (Hoverlloyd)
Westland SRN4 Hovercraft built in 1969 at East Cowes and operated by Hoverlloyd on Ramsgate-Calais service. Owners became Hoverspeed in 1981 and she was broken up at Pegwell Bay in 1983.
pictured at Ramsgate International Hoverport
note: the (incorrect) title "SRN6" has been blanked out in the title of this postcard


Postcard by Charles Skilton & Fry, no.ET5716
not posted, vmf, 
5.5"" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm (approx)
our ref: SRQ468c

Technical specifications

Brand: Charles Skilton & Fry
Condition: Used
Product Code: SRQ468c

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