Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 50 – Winter 1989

Tenterden Terrier Number 50Number 50 – Winter 1989

19-23
And so to Bodiam...
John Miller
Preliminary work is to be carried out at the Bodiam site.  Includes photographs comparing the scene in 1938 with that in 1989, and a plan of the station in 1910

27-30
Thomas the semi-electric engine
Stephen Garrett
A patent (No. 266,840 of 1927) was taken out by Colonel Stephens covering electric auxiliary power for locomotives.  The article mentions the Thomas Transmission Ltd. who produced an electro-mechanical transmission system

38-40
The Tenterden Steam and Transport Gathering – 1989
Neil Rose
Illustrated report on this event, held at Rolvenden on 23 and 24 September 1989

44
Obituary: Frank Harding
DSL
Brief appreciation of Lieut.-Col. FDM Harding OBE, former General Manager and Managing Director of the Pullman Car Company, who died on 8 August 1989 in his 93rd year

45-46
You're not going Down There again?
Vanessa Toynbee
Personal view of the railway by the wife of Commercial Operations Director Mark Toynbee

47-48
From the railway archives: Work at Northiam... 60 years ago
John Miller
Three photographs of the K&ESR permanent way gang working at Northiam circa 1929