Past Trustees and Members

Promoters

The promoters of the Trust were in attendance at the inaugural meeting of those seeking to promote the Downs Light Railway Trust on the 7th March 1981.

  • Richard Atherton
  • James Boyd
  • Brian Greeves
  • John Hall-Craggs
  • Jim Hoyland
  • Norman Livingstone
  • Francis Parker
  • Derek Williams
  • Trustees

    Founding Trustees

    The founding Trustees were all appointed in the first year of the Trust’s existence, and sort to establish the Trust as an independent body.

  • Dr H.J.Hoyand (1983-2007)
  • Mr J.F.Hall-Craggs (1983-1990)
  • Mr J.I.C.Boyd (1983-2008)
  • Mr S.D.Williams (1983-1993)
  • Dr J.B.Rogers (1983-1995)
  • Mr G.T.E.Cadbury (1983-2010)
  • Trustees

  • Mr L.I.Murphy (1988-1989) Headmaster
  • Mr A.Auster (1989-1994) Headmaster
  • Mr P.M.Keef (1991-Present)
  • Mr T.W.Bodington (1991-1996)
  • Mr D.Taylour (1993-2004)
  • Mr W.J.Milner (1995-2006)
  • Mr C.M.Fincken (2002-Present)
  • Mr T.S. Nall (2002-Present)
  • Mr P.A. Smith (2004-Present)
  • Mr T.E. Pennock (2009-Present)
  • Mr N. Dodson (2009-Present)
  • Mr G. Cooke (2016-Present)
  • Chairmans

  • Mr J.F.Hall-Craggs (1983-1990)
  • Mr G.T.E.Cadbury (1990-1995)
  • Mr P.M.Keef (1995-2004)
  • Mr T.S. Nall (2004-2016)
  • Mr T.E. Pennock (2016-Present)
  • Honorary Presidents

    The following are former Trustees who have been appointed as honorary Presidents of the Trust.

  • Mr J.I.C.Boyd (2008-dec.)
  • Mr G.T.E.Cadbury (2010-Present)
  • Honorary Members

    The following have kindly acted in an honorary capacity on behalf of the Trust.

  • Mr D.C.Boyd (1983-2004) Secretary
  • Mr G.Davidson (1983-1994) Treasurer
  • Mr W.J.Milner (1993-1995)
  • Ms S.Dyson (1994-1995) Treasurer
  • Dr J.B.Rogers (1995-2006)
  • Mr H.Nicklin (1995-2004) Member
  • Ms A.Davies (2003-2004) Treasurer
  • Mrs G.Bateman (2003-2004) Secretary
  • Mr T.E.Pennock (2004-2009) Secretary/Treasurer
  • Mr D.Taylour (2004-2007)
  • Mr S. Watkins (2016-Present)
  • © The Downs Light Railway Trust 2010. Registered Charity No. 513882
    Last edited: 10 December 2016





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