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KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY 1988

 

The photograph below was purchased as a "postcard" in a collector's shop in Chepstow, Monthmouthshire in September 2008.
It shows an image of Tenterden Town Station taken on 10th September 1988.


As well as this date, some facinating information is also written on the back.
  
The scan of the reverse is also shown below, with the text typed out in readable form.

 

Tenterden Town Station in 1988.

 

Reverse of the photo shown above.

The text reads as follows:

437/28

K & E S R - Tenterden Town - 10/9/1988

30065 MAUNSELL on passr.

S.B. erected 1973 - ex Chilham

                                                 (closed)
Station of 1903-05          to         1954/6   -   Reop 2/1974
(opened) (buildings dated)

COLONEL STEPHENS SHOULD BE PLEASED

Harold D Bowtell

My first visit - 1941 - with personal authority from Mr A at Tonbridge office.

Harold D Bowtell has written several books about railways, mostly northern railways.
Look him up on Google.

 

 

 

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