Construction of the railway

Construction of the railway
  • Title: Maidstone Journal

  • Date : 13 December 1836

  • Catalogue number : Maidstone Library collection

  • Description :
    This is a advertisement inviting local traders to tender for various aspects of the construction of the South Eastern Railway.  This included fencing, sinking trial shafts, ditch-digging and generally clearing the line in preparation for the coming of the railway.

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