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Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 56 – Winter 1991

Tenterden Terrier Number 56Number 56 – Winter 1991

Restoring the Great Eastern coach
David Dine
Restoration of an ex-Great Eastern Railway 6-wheeled composite carriage, originally built at Stratford Works in 1887 as No. 197M

The Good Old Days
Illustrated report on an event at Tenterden on 21-22 September 1991, which created a period setting with vintage cars, vehicles, traction engines, side shows, two brass bands and a string quartet

The railways of Martin Mill.  Part 1 – The Pearson railway
Norman Johnson
Describes the railway from Martin Mill to the blockworks established by S. Pearson and son Ltd. In connection with the construction of the Eastern Arm of Dover Harbour in 1899-1911

An unpredictable day
Neil Rose
Compares predictions made in 1981 of a typical operating day on the K&ESR with what actually happened

Will Number 19 be back in 1992?
Neil Rose
Progress with the restoration of former Norwegian State railways (NSB) class 21c 2-6-0 No. 376, now the only tender locomotive on the K&ESR

My Dear Dah – and Mam
Kay Smailes
Further extracts from letters by Holman F. Stephens (from the age of about 15) to his parents (Frederic George Stephens and Rebecca Clara Stephens)

On course with the Colonel
Doug Lindsay
Report on a residential study course at Plas Tan y Bwlch on “Colonel Stephens – the man and his railways”