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, 4 April 2017

Back to East Tanfield

Works train heading for ET
Rob greasing ET ground frame
Dave fitting an external water tap

Bob removing a brick from the bay platform wall
Bill & Bob passing a tube through the platform
Using a hammer to drive through to the other side
Colin painting the toilet ceiling
(photo courtesy of Colin Gibson)

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