Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Portal Frame Removal, featuring Dave & Colin

Today, we removed the portal frame holding down the roof, in preparation for final blockwork:
Dave unbolting the frame from a purlin .....

Monday, 25 July 2016

Tanfield Marine Engineers

The photos below were taken on Saturday, & are courtesy of Bob Hedley
The brig Stavros S Niarchos tied up at Sunderland
(Brigs have 2 main masts)

Sunday, 24 July 2016

Sunday Stuff

Alan bringing AW No.2 (replacing HL No.2) onto empty stock at Andrews House .....

Saturday, 23 July 2016

Saturday Non Ops.

Tom, turning parts for HC 38.

Saturday operation.

Chris Cleaning HL No.2

A View of Bowes Bridge Shed

Published in British Railways Engine Sheds No.1, Irwell Press 1988

Friday, 22 July 2016

Trains This Weekend

Tomorrow, Saturday, HL No.2 will head trains from Andrews House at 10.30, 11.45, 1.15, 2.30 & 3.45 for Sunniside, Causey Arch, East Tanfield & return.
Me & Angela on No.2 at Andrews House in July 2015
(photo courtesy of Bob Payne)

Thursday, 21 July 2016

Thursday Tasks

The photographs below are all courtesy of Dave Dixon:
David mixing mortar .....

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Wednesday Workers

David, Bob, Bill & Dave cleaning the front of MH shed