The SD Enthusiasts' Club Newsletter
  Volume 2 Issue 34                      Summer 2019

 Now in our Sixteenth year of publication.

From the Editor.

Things have been pretty busy here since I published the Spring issue of the Newsletter, so I’ve increased to six pages for the "easy print" version of this issue. I’ve a whole page of news from Northern Ireland, and SD has appeared in two publications. There’s news of four surviving SD’s and a bumper quantity of interest sent in by Mike Mullarkey who was the Depot. Manager at Exeter. I hope you’ll enjoy all this as much as I have. So a big THANKYOU to everyone who has contacted me in the Spring.

Over recent months it has been a pleasure to be able to give assistance to Peter Tulloch and Seamus O’Brien in writing their magazine articles, to Richard Borrett by sending him a copy of the user’s manual for the SD Freighter provided to me by Shaun Taylor, and to attempt to sell Lynne Verrechia’s ‘T’ type, I am grateful to my readers who have enhanced my knowledge of S&D over the past years.
Brian Carpenter 1st June 2019.


  A shortened version of the Newsletter is also available as a pdf file for easy printing - if you want a paper copy CLICK HERE




1. SD's Service Depots.

Page 3.
News from Northern Ireland.



Page 4. The Magazine 15 years ago.

Page 5. News Page.

Page 6. The Editor's  Postbag.


Production of this Newsletter is only possible through the kind way that people continue to contact me with news, photos etc., either by email, via facebook or by telephone. I am grateful for all the help I receive. Particular thanks to Mike Mullarkey re. pages 1 & 2, Thomas Moore and Peter Johnston re. page 3, Barrie Woods, Richard Borrett and Richard Nash for news items.

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Missed the last Newsletter Spring 2019? CLICK HERE

The SD Enthusiasts' Club Magazine is published four times per year - 1st March, 1st June, 1st September and 1st December.


Will correspondents please note that the editor reserves the right to shorten letters or e-mails submitted for publication, and to edit them to provide greater clarity. All reasonable steps will be taken to try to ensure that the meaning in the letter, or e-mail, remains unaltered. The editor can not accept responsibility for the accuracy of correspondent's memories, nor his own memories. Often we are looking back over many years, and our memories of an event may well vary. It would be appreciated if you would make it plain should you not wish your correspondence to be published for whatever reason.

The next Newsletter will be on the Website by 1st September 2019.




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