USA Tank No. 65

USA Tank No. 65

Arriving at Wittersham Road, our motive power for the return leg to Tenterden. USA Tank No. 65 was one of 15 (one being for spares) locomotives brought over to Great Britain in 1943 initially stored awaiting the mainland Europe invasion however after the war the Southern Railway used them at Southampton docks replacing the much older LSWR B4 tanks.
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Keywords:65, KESR, Kent & East Sussex Railway, USA, Wittersham Road