Eyewitness accounts

There is nothing so fascinating as hearing about the past from those who were there at the time. We are building up a collection of written, oral and video accounts of events and experiences by those who experienced them firsthand.

Bill Peen was a witness to the tragic results of the Maidstone Road bombs. See the video

Graham Tippen has been a railway enthusiast from an early age and has much to tell about Marden’s railway. See the video.

John Hall has been mowing the churchyard for 30 years or more. See the video

Steve Nye witnessed the aftermath of the Marden train crash as a teenager. Read his account.

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