Archive information

  M20. London to Folkestone and M26

 

The full archive for this scheme is stored at the Surrey History Centre.  Click to see details of this record office, then use the "back" arrow to return.  The SHC reference Number for this data is 6594/C.

 

6594/C/

M20 AND M26 MOTORWAYS, 1968-1998

 

 

   

1

‘Motorway Works in West Kent’ booklet issued by Kent County Council Sub-Unit of South Eastern Road Construction Unit of the Department of Transport.

Contains information relating to motorway building in Kent, in particular to M20, M26, M25/26 and M25.

Donated by J S Salt in Jan 1999.

nd [1970s]

2

Personal notes by A C Thorogood relating to the construction of M20 between West Kingsdown and Addington.

Donated by A C Thorogood in Nov 1998

Nov 1998

3

Personal notes of the former Deputy Surveyor of Kent relating to the construction of motorways in Kent between 1968 and 1984.  Donated by A D W Smith in Apr 1998

Apr 1998

4

Personal notes by T Wickham relating to the construction of the M20 between West Kingsdown and Addington.

Donated by T Wickham in Mar 1998

Mar 1998

5

Personal notes by J Wilson relating to motorway construction.

Donated by J Wilson in Mar 1998

Mar 1998

6

‘The Mid-Kent Motorway M20 Maidstone to Folkestone Section - A statement explaining the proposals’.  Issued by the Department of the Environment.

Donated by G Groom in October 1998

nd [1970s]

7

Personal notes by A C Thorogood regarding traffic forecasts for the M20 motorway made c.1974.

Donated by A C Thorogood in Nov 1998

Nov 1998

8

Personal notes by P Herrin regarding work on various motorway projects.

Donated by P Herrin in Apr 1998

Apr 1998

 

9

 

Department of Transport press notices relating to the opening of the West Kingsdown to Addington and the Ashford West to Willesborough sections of the M20. 

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

 

11 Feb 1981

- 31 Mar 1982

10

Minutes, notes and agenda relating to meeting to discuss A20(M) Ditton by-pass.

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

12 Sep 1968

11

‘M20 Maidstone to Folkestone Traffic Survey, August 1973’.  Produced by the South Eastern Road Construction Unit, Department of the Environment.

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

Aug 1973

12

Copy of the Kentish Express newspaper regarding the impact of the construction of the M20 on local residents.

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

13 Jan 1978

13

Letter received from Department of Transport by Councillor A H Hart, Leader of Kent County Council, regarding Motorway Service Areas for the M25 and M20.

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

3 Mar 1987

14

Department of Transport publications relating to public consultations over the M20 widening scheme between junctions 3 and 5.

Donated by A C Thorogood in Nov 1998

1991-1994

15

Personal notes by G Hill regarding the widening of the M20 (Maidstone by-pass).  Donated by G Hill in Aug 1998

Aug 1998

16

Photograph of completed widening of M20.  Donated by H Bedelian in Mar 1998

nd [1993]

17

Personal notes relating to construction of the Wrotham Spur section of the M26. 

Donated by B C D Kermode, A D W Smith and A Bullett in Jan 1998

Jan 1998

18

Newspaper cutting relating to the destruction of motorway plans for the M26 in an office fire.

Donated by G Groom in Oct 1998

13 Aug 1977

19

Leaflet produced by Department of Transport South Eastern Road Construction Unit, Kent County Council Sub-unit 'M20 Mid Kent Motorway: Opening of Swanley-West Kingsdown Section,' 24 May 1977.

Donated by P M Lee in Feb 2003

1977

20

Report produced by Department of Transport South Eastern Road Construction Unit, Kent County Council Sub-unit 'Motorway works in West Kent'.

Donated by P M Lee in Feb 2003

nd [1978]

21

Kent County Council report on 'Parliamentary All Party Roads Study Group study tour of Kent trunk roads and motorways', 11 Jul 1978.  [See below -/K/- for records relating to the M 25, and above -/B/-, for records relating to the M 2].

Donated by P M Lee in Feb 2003

Jul 1978