Some articles on chatham and dover railway, dover, railways:
... The London, Chatham and Dover Railway operated a number of steamships from 1864, when they took over Jenkins Churchward's fleet ... Dover 979 ... Scrapped in 1911 ... John Penn 220 ... Sold in 1863 to Belgian State Railways, renamed Perle ...
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“Her personality had an architectonic quality; I think of her when I see some of the great London railway termini, especially St. Pancras, with its soot and turrets, and she overshadowed her own daughters, whom she did not understandmy mother, who liked things to be nice; my dotty aunt. But my mother had not the strength to put even some physical distance between them, let alone keep the old monster at emotional arms length.”
—Angela Carter (19401992)
“If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my armsnevernevernever!”
—William Pitt, The Elder, Lord Chatham (17081778)