2 appliances and the aerial ladder platform from Southsea were in attendance, they quickly extinguished the fire with supervision from rail engineers.
A statement from Great Western railway said “Following a fire next to the track between Portsmouth Harbour and Portsmouth & Southsea, trains to / from Portsmouth Harbour are starting to return to normal. Trains may be delayed or cancelled until the end of the day.
Services affected were
Great Western Railway between Portsmouth Harbour and Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central