Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 21 – Spring 1980

Tenterden Terrier Number 21Number 21 – Spring 1980

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Kent & East Sussex motive power at 28th February 1980, after re-numbering
List of locos on the railway

9
Passenger numbers 1979
Colin Deverell
Analysis of passengers carried, showing a total of 45,394, 9% less than in 1978

11-13
Progress at the Buffer Stop Shop
Tony Hocking
Report on activity at the shop at Tenterden Town

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Traffic census 1979
Dennis Murphy
Summarises the results of a passenger opinion poll, and compares them with the results of a survey in 1975

16-17
The great flood – 1979
John Liddell and Paul Sutton
Photographs (taken on 29 December 1979) and a report on the flooding at Wittersham Road

19-21
Delivering the goods
Stephen Garrett
Analysis of returns of freight traffic given in K&ESR annual reports for years from 1913 to 1947

21-22
From our ticket collection – footboard frolics
Robin Doust
Illustrates paper tickets issued by travelling ticket collectors – Robertsbridge to Junction Road (single) and Robertsbridge Junction to Bodiam (return).  When non-corridor carriages were in use, ticket inspectors made their way between compartments by using the footboards

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“Sapper”
Paul Sutton
This locomotive (Hunslet Austerity works No. 3797 of 1953) arrived from the Bicester Ordnance Depot (where it was No. 197, “Sapper”) in 1977 and has now been bought by a group of Tenterden Railway Co. members

26-28
To Camber by Diesel
‘Pyramus’ and ‘Thisbe’
Article on a proposal by H.F. Stephens in March 1895 to use an ‘oil motor on a passenger bogie car’ on the Rye & Camber Tramway