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East Kent Railway

East Kent Railway East Kent Railway

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Shepherdswell, Kent

2 mile

2

www.eastkentrailway.co.uk

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4ft 8½in

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We are a small heritage railway deep in the Kent countryside, operated entirely by volunteers, once part of a large network of coal mines.

Today, visitors can ride lovingly restored heritage trains between the small leafy village of Shepherdswell and the idyllic village of Eythorne, near Dover in Kent, a distance of two miles.

The railway runs most Sundays throughout the year, with the exception of winter months, when a limited service may be in operation.