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1883 William Edward Ayrton, Henry Fleeming Jenkin and John Perry (1850-1920) formed the Telpherage Co to exploit Jenkin's telpherage inventions and Ayrton's and Perry's inventions for locomotion. The telpherage system was seen as complementing railways, providing feeders.
1885 A telpher* line was opened at Glynde, Sussex, in October - for illustration see 
1885 Jenkin received a posthumous gold medal at the International Inventions Exhibition (1885).