Branch Lines

Branch Lines around Canterbury

from Cheriton, Whitstable, Ramsgate and Ashford

ISBN:978 1 873793 58 9
First Published:01 August 1995
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history



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The South Eastern Railway's branch from Ashford to Ramsgate was the second railway to Canterbury, the first being the line from Whitstable Harbour. This was the first passenger railway in the south of England. Late onto the railway map and early to leave it was the Elham Valley Line. All these interesting routes are fully described and illustrated.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Ashford (Kent)1-11
Ashford (Kent) Shed12-16
Harbledown Junction32-35
Canterbury B Junction36-38
Canterbury West39-51
Chislet Colliery56-58
Chislet Colliery Halt59-61
Grove Ferry62-66
Minster (Thanet)67-74
Canterbury West (CWR)88-91
Blean & Tyler Halt93
South Street Halt94
Tankerton Halt95-97
Whitstable Harbour98-103
Canterbury South104-105
Ottinge Siding115

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