Narrow Gauge

Kent Narrow Gauge

ISBN:978 1 901706 45 1
First Published:01 May 2000
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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An astonishing variety of narrow gauge railways once added interest to the Garden of England. This volume contains a selection of industrial systems (cement, gravel, paper and others), the principal military ones and a range of passenger carrying lines. There is a special feature on the much admired Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Stone (Cement Works)1-2
Holborough Cement Works3-6
Belvedere (B.I.C.Cables Ltd.)7-11
Ridham Dock (Bowaters)12-16,19,21,27-28
Sittingbourne (Bowaters)17,20,22-25
Kemsley Mill? (Bowaters)18
Kemsley Mill26
Faversham (Bretts (Sand & Gravel))29-30
Sturry (Bretts (Sand & Gravel))31-32
Dungeness Marsh (Fish Lines)33
Shakespear Cliff (Eurotunnel (TML34-41
Sandwich (Guilford Tramway)42-43
Orpington (Hewitts Farm)44
Dover (Nuttalls Sewer)45
Chatham Dockyard46
Lodge Hill47
Brazil (Tubarao Works)59
Lydd Ranges61-64
Warren Wood65-69
Chalkhole Fall70
Stony Shaw71-72
Herne Bay Pier73-74
Canterbury (Isle of Thanet Light Railway)75
Margate (Dreamland M.R)76-79
Margate Pier80-81
Ramsgate Harbour82-84
Hereson Road85-87
Sittingbourne Viaduct88-89
Milton Regis Halt90
Kemsley Down91-93
Hythe (RHDR)94-96
St.Marys Bay (RHDR)98
New Romney (RHDR)99-108,112-115,119-120,117
Greatstone Dunes (RHDR)109
Pilot (RHDR)110
Dungeness (RHDR)111

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