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.

Sunday, 16 July 2017

Sunday Stuff

Alex & Ben cleaning Twizell's tubes
Richard working on fusible plugs
At Causey Level Crossing, I'm on Cochrane, apparently without a fireman .....
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
..... Dave's at the back of the train .....
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
..... & Angela & Dave are manning the crossing
In Tommy Armstrong's, we find Paul, Helen & Dave
Joseph serving tea in No.7
Bill, Bob & Frances wrestling with the washing up
Rod talking about Causey Arch to a restless audience from Southend
Dave shows his flag at Sunniside
Antony buffering up to the train at East Tanfield .....
..... exchanging tokens with Guy .....
..... & propelling the train into Marley Hill

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