Monday, 21 August 2017

Monday Matters

Fleet Tanfield outside Marley Hill shed, with Twizell being test steamed

Back to Saturday


The footplate crew- Matthew and David 

Sunday, 20 August 2017

A Few from Today

Peter & Richard working on Horden's RH crosshead

Saturday, 19 August 2017

Free Talks


Free talk: John Grundy's History of Newcastle from 1 pm - 2pm on Saturday 23 September 2017 at Bewick Hall, Newcastle City Library.

Explore provides lifelong learning in Newcastle, & is holding a free taster event of short talks from 11 am - 1 pm on Tuesday 26 September at Commercial Union House, Pilgrim Street, Newcastle.

Book talks via Explore - Lifelong Learning in Newcastle or phone 0191 261 1633.

Other talks (public, free, chargeable or members only) in the North East may be found by clickingEvents Diary at the top of any page of this blog.

Trains This Weekend

Today, Saturday, Cochrane will head trains from Andrews House at 10.30 am, 11.50 am, 1.15 pm & 2.35 pm for Sunniside, Causey, East Tanfield & return.
In August 2014, Cochrane entering Andrews House ......

Friday, 18 August 2017

49's Boiler Progress

49's boiler at Israel Newton's, with firebox outer wrapper repairs complete
(photo courtesy of Richard Charlton)

Thursday, 17 August 2017

More Thursday

The photos below are all courtesy of Dave Dixon:
Dennis, John & Steve  levelling concrete on East Tanfield bay platform

Thursday Trains

Matthew getting Cochrane ready for service

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Wednesday Work

Bill, Steve, Nigel & John survey their handiwork - another former set up

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Today's Work

Ian taping joints in the formers at East Tanfield