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, 2 July 2017

Yesterday

Young Bob driving No.22 at Bowes Railway on Saturday
- the loco has since been stopped for its 10 year boiler test
(photo courtesy of John Turnock)