Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 86 – Winter 2001

Tenterden Terrier Number 86Number 86 – Winter 2001

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The 2001 Annual General Meeting
Philip Shaw
Report on the AGM held on 13th October

17-18
Our passengers and what they think of us
Carol Mitchell
Results of a survey of passengers on the K&ESR in August 2001

20-21
At Beechbrook Farm
Brian Stephenson
Photographs showing two K&ESR class 14 diesel locomotives, on hire to Amec Spie to assist in the tracklaying contract for the Channel Tunnel Rail Link

22-24
How do we keep visitors coming?
Simon Marsh
Reflections on how to ensure that K&ESR visitor numbers keep up in the 21st century

25-30
William Rigby – contractor to the Colonel – part 1
Tom Burnham
First part of a biography of a man associated with Colonel Stephens in building and promoting light railways.  Describes his work on the Driffield to Market Weighton line, the Newcastle Emlyn Extension Railway and the Bexley Heath Railway, and includes a list of contracts executed

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Special events – a big success in 2001
Reports on the Steam & Country Fair (21st and 22nd July) and the Hopping weekend in September

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From the railway archives
John Miller
News reports from 1901, 1926, 1951 and 1976

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Early departure from Northiam
Roger Bennett
Personal experience of a missed train