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Terrier Number 90 – Spring 2003

Tenterden Terrier Number 90Number 90 – Spring 2003

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

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

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

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

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)

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