Southern Main Lines

Tonbridge to Hastings

including the Bexhill West branch

ISBN:978 0 906520 44 4
First Published:01 July 1987
Last Reprinted:24 August 2013
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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This line has a special place in the hearts of railway lovers, due to a combination of beautiful scenery and unusual narrow rolling stock. The latter was due to small tunnels resulting from bad construction by a fraudulent contractor. Also featured are details of the only mine in the South of England to produce gypsum.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

High Brooms10-14
Tunbridge Wells Central Goods15-17
Tunbridge Wells Central18-26
Grove Junction27-30
Mountfield Sidings67-70
Mountfield Halt71-73
Bexhill West Branch92-95
Bexhill West101-107
West St.Leonards108-114
St.Leonards Warrior Square115-117

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