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Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 53 – Winter 1990

Tenterden Terrier Number 53Number 53 – Winter 1990

Back to Robertsbridge?
Peter Davis
Feasibility studies to establish the practicability of re-opening the Rother Valley section in its entirety

A family affair
An event including vintage vehicles was held at Rolvenden on 22-23 September 1990.  Includes photographs by Mike Esau

Keeping the locomotives in trim
Duncan Buchanan
Outline of the tasks undertaken at Rolvenden motive power depot

A pre war controversy
Stephen Garrett
Extracts from the Railway Observer (journal of the Railway Correspondence & Travel Society) from 1938 and 1939 referring to the standard of maintenance of the K&ESR

The military railways of Lydd.  Part 2: Narrow gauge
Norman Johnson
The 60cm (2 feet) gauge railways serving the Lydd artillery ranges.  Construction commenced in 1936

Twenty years of company membership
Norman Johnson
An analysis by the Membership Secretary of trends from 1971 to 1990

Life as a lengthman
John Miller
Interview with Arthur James Smith, who worked for the K&ESR as a permanent way lengthman in the 1930s and 1940s