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  1. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    Unsual view of Cote d'Albatre at Newhaven, showing the large fender needed to align her with the ramp. She's beamy!
  2. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    CDA passes Newhaven Breawater on her 08:30 sailing, Tuesday 11/4/06
  3. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    CDA heads off towards Dieppe. 11/4/06 at 08:45
  4. Cote d'Albatre leaves Newhaven

    Cote d'Albatre leaves Newhaven

    Having safely completed her swing, CDA heads out, led by the harbour pilot launch.
  5. Cote d'Albatre fits! [just]

    Cote d'Albatre fits! [just]

    Those who know Newhaven know how restricted swinging room is. CDA was designed to fit - very snugly.
  6. Cote d'Albatre swinging

    Cote d'Albatre swinging

    Only one caption fits, the good old cliche. "Open Wide!"
  7. Cote d'Albatre swings

    Cote d'Albatre swings

    CDA starts her swing, to leave Newhaven for the first time.
  8. Cote d'Albatre - about to sail

    Cote d'Albatre - about to sail

    Ah, evening light. Doncha just love it! Clouds in the right place too!
  9. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    CDA's twin stern ramps - only one has been used so far, it would seem.
  10. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    You get a little idea of scale now. Compare this with some of the old b/w shots of the passenger steamers of yore arriving.
  11. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    CDA gets a fire hose greeting from RNLB Duke of Kent. Must have read my post....
  12. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    CDA makes an imposing sight as she heads in.
  13. Cote d'Albatre arrives

    Cote d'Albatre arrives

    CDA rounds Newhaven breakwater on her maiden arrival. Wot, no flags?
  14. Cote d'Albatre and Dieppe

    Cote d'Albatre and Dieppe

    Dieppe anchors while CDA makes her way in.
  15. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre berthing at Newhaven, Sunday 5.3.06 13.45hrs. Here at last! More pix to be posted soon.
  16. Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre

    Cote d'Albatre lying off Newhaven, prior to maiden arrival, Sunday 5.3.06, 09.55hrs
  17. Cote d'Albatre off Newhaven

    Cote d'Albatre off Newhaven

    At Last! Cote d'Albatre at anchor off Newhaven, Saturday 4.3.06 @19.45 hrs. Sorry about the shaky pic but wanted to let people see that she was really here!
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