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Parishs Loam Quarries, Erith (40 & 20 gauge)

W. J. K. Davies

Parishs Loam Quarries, Erith (40 & 20 gauge)

the chronicles of a typical quarry line

by W. J. K. Davies

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Published by Narrow Gauge Railway Society in Leeds, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by W.J.K. Davies.
SeriesNarrow Gauge Railway Society -- no. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination32p., [4] p.ages of plates :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19453435M

Upminster is a suburban town in east London, England, and part of the London Borough of d miles ( km) east-northeast of Charing Cross, it is one of the locally important district centres identified in the London Plan, and comprises a number of shopping streets and a large residential was historically, a rural village in Essex and formed an ancient ng code: NORTHFIELD, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of HALFSHIRE, county of WORCESTER, 6 miles (S. W. by S.) from Birmingham, containing inhabitants. The living is a rectory, with the curacy of Cofton-Hacket, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Worcester, rated in the king's books at £ AGHER, a parish, in the barony of UPPER DEECE, county of MEATH, and province of LEINSTER, 2 ½ miles (S. S. W.) from Summerhill; containing is situated on the road from Summerhill to Edenderry, and from the latter town to Dunboyne, and contains statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act.   The old loch of Ore which was an expansion of its water was long ago reclaimed. Motray Water finds its source in the parish of Kilmany, a few miles W. by N. of Cupar, makes a bold sweep towards the north-east, and then, taking a southerly turn, enters the head-waters of St Andrews Bay, after a course of 12 m.


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Parishs Loam Quarries, Erith (40 & 20 gauge) by W. J. K. Davies Download PDF EPUB FB2

Parishes Loam Quarry, Erith Parishes loam quarries in the background. Also shows a group of four workers shovelling loam into four train freight wagons. PARISH'S LOAM QUARRIES, ERITH, KENT Paperback – 1 Jan. by DAVIES W J K (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: DAVIES W J K.

GLA Parish’s Pit, Erith, Potential LIGS London Borough of Bexley, TQ and TQ Ownership: Private industrial estate. Permission to visit must be sought from individual owners. This is a large, half a square kilometre, former pit that mainly worked Thanet Sand between and about Strata are horizontal.

31 Davies W J K Parish's Loam Quarries, Erith, Kent 16 Davies.W.J.K. Light Railways of the First World War 38 De Bruin J Du Croo & Brauns 15 De Bruin J Guide to the Steam Locomotives of Holland A 15 de Pater.A.D & Page.F.M Russian Locomotives Vol.1 Erith (St.

John the Baptist) ERITH (St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the union of Dartford, hundred of Lessness, lathe of Sutton-At-Hone, W. division of Kent, 2¼ miles (N.) from Crayford; containing inhabitants. This was once a market-town; was incorporated; and had fairs on Holy-Thursday, Michaelmas-day.

Crispin, William And Mary William and Mary nee Adkin married on Christmas day in Crayford. They lived in Alexandra road Erith, and had 10 children.

William worked as a labourer, and coal porter when young. served in WW1 and was. The Robert Brand collection depicts street scenes mostly in Erith and Belvedere; men working at Parish’s Loam quarries, trams and river craft moored along the Thames riverside at Erith.

There are also 13 images that depict an unknown celebratory event taking place in the grounds of the Royal Alfred Merchant Seaman’s Institute, Belvedere House. This contains a fine old forge and anvil - a reminder of days when engineering was more muscular activity.

For a full account see: W J K Davies: Parish's loam quarries, Erith File Size: 98KB. The gun works' lines joined the SER network via the existing freight sidings which served the single-track goods shed, on the ''down'' side. A 4 ft narrow gauge line belonging to Parish Loam's quarry pits also passed under the North Kent Line, about yards beyond the platforms in the London direction.

It is situated to the west of Erith town centre and Erith mainline train station, although it has a very low public transport accessibility level of 1b. 6 For nearly two centuries until the ’s, the site was a source of gravel and loam, providing ballast for ships and then during the industrial revolution, provided loam for use in.

Handbook No Parish's Loam Quarries, Erith. (4'0" & 2'0" gauge) DAVIES, ANTHEA - Sir Orfeo DAVIES, W. D.; ALLISON, DALE C. - A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Gospel According to Saint Matthew - Volume III - Commentary on Matthew XIX-XXVIII DAVIES, WILLIAM - Re-Seeding and the Modern Ley Pamphlet No.

The only picture I can find of Erith Loam Pit is found the book 'A View from the River' published by Bexley Libraries and Museums Department in The pit was opened as a quarry by the Wheatley estate in to supply stone ballast for ships.

John Parish was manager of the pit from and later the Parish family took control. district's old people. The estate was acquired by Erith Council in They laid out Walnut Tree Road and built a generating station,(demolished after a fire in ), a tram shed (demolished in ) and a library. In a worked-out corner of Parish's pit was the cricket ground, where.

The Parish of Lamarsh. The name Lamarsh is Anglo-Saxon (with the accent on the first syllable) and not, as many people believe, French. Early records show the spelling Lamers and Lamersch. This means Lam is a forerunner of the word loam and Erse means stubble land, a good description of the light arable land in much of the parish.

A View of the Parish. Dartford is, ecclesiastically, in the diocese of Canterbury, in the archdeaconry of Canterbury and in the deanery of Dartford. Dartford is in the lathe of Sutton at Hone, in the hundred of Axton, Dartford and Wilmington.

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Many of the cement works and their associated chalk pits had narrow gauge railways, particularly those in the South East of England. The Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers Ltd. (APCM, later Blue Circle Industries, and Lafarge) was the major producer of cement in the United Kingdom in the second half.

Slate Quarries at the head of the valley of Longsleddale Parson and White's Kendal Directory, states: "At Rangle-Gill, near the head of the dale, are extensive quarries of the finest blue slate". They list Sinkinson, Wilson and Walker as being slate quarry proprietors of Rangle-Gill.

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The Neolithic was a period of prolific activity for the South Downs in Sussex, when enclosures and monuments were being builtCited by: 2. WHITECHURCH, a parish, partly in the barony of BANTRY, but chiefly in that of SHELBURNE, county of WEXFORD, and province of LEINSTER, 4 ¾ miles (S.

W.) from New Ross, on the road to Fethard; containing the battle of New Ross inthe insurgents under the command of the Rev. Philip Roche encamped on Slieve Kieltre, a lofty eminence partly in this parish. QUARRIES. In past centuries, the Parish of Whitwell has contained many small quarries, which have provided stone for building, road making and lime burning.

A quarry was dug on Belph Common in the 's, to provide stone for the by-pass below Hodthorpe WMC to the County boundary, opened on 10th October, Soil Hill Quarries of Bradford has been part of the Greenwood family since late ’s.

Started by Donald Greenwood and subsequent passed down to the present owner Warren Greenwood the site which is situated between Halifax and Bradford, West Yorkshire – a region that is renowned as prime Shale Clay, White Clay, Puddling Clay and.

Railway from London Bridge to Gravesend The railway continues south eastwards Post to the north Belvedere Marshes Post to the east Erith and Post to the east Coldharbour Point Alford Road Road built with houses from the s along one side.

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See All Books. The parish comprises a. 15p., and is bounded on the north by the river Thames, and on the south by the Tadsey: the soil is a rich loam, partly mixed with gravel; the surface is high on the northern boundary, but in other parts level.

The castle here was given up by Stephen to Henry II., then Duke of Normandy, after the treaty of peace. Appears in books from Page - with great platters of porridge, each having a little piece of sodden meat ; and, when the table was served, the servants sat down with us; but the upper mess, instead of porridge, had a pullet, with some prunes in the broth: and I observed no art of cookery, or furniture of ‎.

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