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Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 24 – Spring 1981

Tenterden Terrier Number 14Number 24 – Spring 1981

Schedule of coaching stock, January 1981
List of carriages on the K&ESR (in service and awaiting restoration)

Pressing on to Northiam
John Miller
Outlines the problems that the railway faces in extending the operating line over a further 2 ½ miles from Wittersham Road to Northiam.  Includes a photo of Roger Moore signing bearer bond 007

Night special
David Dine, John Liddell and Paul Ramsden
Describes the collection of an ex-L&SWR 10 ton box van (SR No. 42679, later DS 395 and 081273) from Margate and a Maunsell brake second coach (SR No. 4438, later ambulance car No. 7920) from Dover Western Docks

Modelling the K&ESR
Paul Sutton
Lists the 4mm scale kits and ready to run rolling stock available for modelling the K&ESR both historically and in preservation

Colonel Stephens in the North Downs.  Part 2: The Southern Heights
Tom Burnham
Describes proposals for the Southern Heights Light Railway, an electrified line from Orpington to Sanderstead.  Although a Light Railway Order was granted in 1928, the line was never built

Membership in 1980 – a year of achievement
Tim Stanger
Total at the end of 1980 was 2064, including the recently introduced category of family member

Main-line connections
Neil Rose
Detailed history of Headcorn and Robertsbridge, where the K&ESR connected with the South Eastern & Chatham Railway