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Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 49 – Summer 1989

Tenterden Terrier Number 49Number 49 – Summer 1989

Clearance and conservation
Kay Mitchell
Outlines the delicate balance that has to be observed between clearing the undergrowth along the lineside and protecting the environment

The Colonel's pipedreams.  No. 2 – The Wantage Tramway

In 1920 Colonel Stephens seems to have contemplated adding the Wantage Tramway to the lines under his management

'Bodiam' observed
Stephen Garrett
A record of the travels of K&ESR No. 3, “Bodiam”, during its period in the ownership of British Railways as No. 32670, based on contributions to the Railway Observer

Northiam, here we are!
Gary Barker
The tracklaying effort that resulted in the first train reaching Northiam on 19 May 1989

From the railway archives
John Miller
Illustration and discussion of a share certificate of the Rother Valley (Light) Railway Company, issued to Alfred Comport of Northiam in 1898.  Also includes a photograph of a memorial tablet in Salehurst Parish Church commemorating Private Henry Osborne