Branch Lines

Branch Lines around Sheerness

ISBN:978 1 873793 16 9
First Published:01 July 1993
Last Reprinted:01 September 2009
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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Remote from the main system, the lines around Sheerness have had a unique and unusual history and continue to offer operating variety. These features are fully illustrated, along with the former lines to Queenborough Pier and Sheerness Dockyard, together with Bowater's narrow gauge lines, the steam operated Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway and the long-forgotten Sheppey Light Railway to Leysdown.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Sittingbourne (Junctions)9-15
Ridham Dock19-21
Sittingbourne (Bowaters Railway)22-30
Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway31-34
Sheppey, Isle of36-120
Queenborough Pier68-72
Sheerness Dockyard73-82
Sheerness on Sea92-102
Queenborough Sheppey Light Railway103-105
Sheerness East106-108
East Minster on Sea109-110
Minster on Sea111
Brambledown Halt112
Harty Road Halt116

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