Some photos taken by Dave Fisher (GRES member) in 1985 & 1988
Open Day on the 10th April, 1988
Another visit was on the 22nd September, 1985.
Note the damaged Gatwick Express coach (c.72600 unit 8301) – this was the accident that occurred at Battersea Park. 0920 Gatwick Express to Victoria ran into the back of the 0851 East Grinstead – Victoria, on the 31st May, 1985, after the GatEx driver had passed a signal at Danger. Fortunately there were no fatalities but, over 100 people were injured.
Also, 2 photos taken from the Factory Junction signal box in the early 1970s’ by Colin Yarlett