23rd May 1959

Railway Enthusiasts Club
(East Kent Light Railway)

Loco Used 31258
Stock Used advertised to be two ~1923 coaches plus a 4-wheeled brake van

Route : at least SPL77

Loco Route
31258 Shepherds Well (East Kent Station) - Tilmanstone
31258 Tilmanstone - Shepherds Well
31258 Shepherds Well - Kearsney - Deal Betteshanger Box
31258 Deal Betteshanger Box - Betteshanger Colliery
31258 Betteshanger Colliery - Minster
31258 Minster - Richborough Sidings
31258 Richborough Sidings - Richborough Box
31258 Richborough Box - Deal - Kearsney

Notes :
(1) 31258 photographed at Minster carrying headcode SPL77 - was this used throughout?

Sources : John Clifford, John Debens & Steve Armitage

Photo Review


From Andrew Fairholms ticket collection.


32158 at Minster (photo: The Jim Porter Collection)


Timings (Advertised Only)
(from John Debens)

Location Advertised
Sheperdswell 13.15d
Kearnsey 16.56a


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