Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 69 – Spring 1996

Tenterden Terrier Numner 69Number 69 – Spring 1996

17-21
Our twin in France
Tom Burnham
History of the Chemin de Fer de la Baie de Somme, a metre gauge line with which the K&ESR was twinned in 1996

24
Tickets please!
John Emmott and Philip Shaw
Analysis of passenger numbers in 1995, when the total fell by 15% to 61,406

27
Let the taxman help us
Norman Brice
Advantages of paying membership subscriptions by Deed of Covenant

28-30
The Rother Valley (Light) Railway Act 1896

Stephen Garrett
This Act, the first for a railway from Robertsbridge to Tenterden, received the Royal Assent on 2 July 1896

31-33
Grants and donations or – how can we get any money?
Norman Brice
The funding policy director outlines plans for obtaining grant aid to enhance the attractions of the railway

34-37
The Wind in the Willows
Heidi Mowforth
In October 1995 three coaches from the K&ESR were loaned to the Bluebell Railway for filming a scene from the feature film of this book.  The author, a Bluebell volunteer, describes how it was done

38-40
A tradition continues
Duncan Buchanan
Relocation of the railway’s printing press from Northiam to Tenterden, and details of its equipment and work