Tenterden Terrier

Terrier Number 90 – Spring 2003

Tenterden Terrier Number 90Number 90 – Spring 2003

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Crossing at Cranbrook
John Liddell
Photographs of the rebuilding of Cranbrook Road level crossing in January 2003

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Tickets please!
Ken Dow and Duncan Buchanan
Analysis of passenger numbers for 2002.  Total was 92,144, 6.3% down on 2001, but the 24% reduction in overall passenger service meant that trains were better filled and more profitable

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The Ridham Dock Light Railway
Tom Burnham
History of this industrial line connecting with the Sittingbourne to Sheerness branch

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Treasure Hunt
Ian Dow
A K&ESR signalman and retired BBC engineering manager takes a look behind the scenes at this television programme, broadcast on 18th December 2002, which featured the K&ESR

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Locomotives of the East Kent Railway – Part 2
Brian Janes
Describes the history of three more locomotives: No. 4 (Kerr Stuart “Victory” class 0-6-0T, works No. 3067 of 1917), No. 5 (Adams “Radial” 4-4-2T, ex L&SWR No. 0488 of 1886) and No. 7 (Beattie 0-6-0ST, ex L&SWR No. 0127 of 1882)

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For our mutual improvement
Tom White
The K&ESR has revived the Victorian institution of the Mutual Improvement Class, designed to broaden and expand members' skills in a range of safety and operating procedures