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South Sands Ferry leaving Salcombe
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Salcombe Quayside
South Sands Beach
Sea Tractor
Overbecks

The South Sands Ferry
Sea Tractor

Sea Tractor

In the past,  enabling passengers to land at South Sands Beach, a modified DKW (Army amphibious “Duck”) was used.  This was not a success and it was bought by someone who ran a military museum who in return made the present Sea Tractor out of an old army truck chassis.

The present popularity of the ferry service is very much due to the combination of a sea journey plus a ride up the beach on the Sea Tractor!

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