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, 9 February 2018

Last Sunday's Coal Trains

The photos below were taken last Sunday & are courtesy of Ken Snowdon:
Cochrane leaving East Tanfield with the coal train
Between the bridges at Causey car park
Approaching Causey Level Crossing
Approaching Terrace Junction
Passing Terrace Junction
Cochrane returning with two hoppers at the end of the day
HL No.2 passing Causey car park with the passenger train .....
..... a little further on .....
..... & passing Causey Level Crossing with Logan on duty
The photos above are courtesy of Ken Snowdon

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