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, 18 April 2017

ET Conrinued

The works train on its way to East Tanfield
Dave digging to remove a blockage
Steve checking for a blockage
Steve & Dave find the blockage!
Steve drilling to let the tube through
Ian cutting the tube to length
Last tube being driven through by Steve & Dave
A passing cyclist lending a hand to fill a hole
Ian, Dave & Steve dig to remove another blockage
The return works train nears Causey Crossing

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