Did you know? Tanfield Waggonway was 4' gauge; Hawks Waggonway (Gateshead) 4'3"; Wylam Waggonway used 5' gauge; Willington Waggonway 4'8", hence Killingworth Waggonway 4'8" & from there the Stephensons' influence spread to Hetton, the S&DR, the L&MR, across Britain & the world.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Tuesday's Work

Steve cutting plasterboard .....
..... Dennis cutting out for hinges .....
.....& fitting it with Steve
Steve fitting one of the last pieces of plasterboard in the toilets
Dennis planing the door to suit
Dave fitting laths ......
..... on which Steve & Dennis attach wainscot
Helen fitting plastic conduit for lighting in the toilets .....
...... assisted by Dan, working in the roof space of the toilets
Kyle varnishing Horden's frames
Tom trial fitting a collar (which he has made) to HC No.38's driving crank pin
Steve & Dave fitting more laths
Steve sawing, one legged ,,,,,
..... then fitting the wainscot
Dennis continuing in another room

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