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.

Friday, 2 February 2018

A Few Jobs

David letting the Husky through Causey Crossing, on its way to collect the dumper
At East Tanfield, removing ferrules ,,,,,
..... & fitting a missing check chait
Ian removing part of the bankside to accommodate the curve into the new shed
Back at Marley Hill, loading coal for Andrews House
Refuelling the Husky
Gathering components for the buffer stop at East Tanfield
Checking tyre pressures on the fork lift
Yesterday, Peter working on Horden's oil lines
(photo courtesy of Malcolm Phillips)

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