Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 76 – Summer 1998

Tenterden Terrier Numner 76Number 76 – Summer 1998

20-24
Un weekend exceptionnel!
Graham Hukins
What it took to get ‘Charwelton’ to France for the 1998 Noyelles Fete de la Vapeur, organised by our twin railway, the Chemin de Fer de la Baie de Somme

25-27
Taking the test
David Slack
The author recalls the day he was passed out as a locomotive driver in 1997

34-35
How we did in 1997
Bernard Sealy
The Financial Director reviews last year’s financial performance and looks into the future.

36-39
Colonel Stephens comes to life
‘Onlooker’
Report of the official opening of the Colonel Stephens Railway Museum at Tenterden on 22 May 1998 by Sir Neil Cossons, Director of the Science Museum, London

40-44
Off the rails
John Miller and Peter Davis
Details of two accidents on the K&ESR: the derailment of a train pulled by ‘Terrier’ No. 32678 near the Rother bridge on 26 March 1949, and a collision with a car at Northiam level crossing on 7 November 1953