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.

Thursday, 3 May 2018

At Marley Hill Today

Dave mowing the grassy knoll overlooking the signalbox
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Bill painting the exterior walls of Andrews House shop .....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
..... assisted by Geoff
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
This evening, Mark primes planks for van 111
(photo courtesy of David Watchman)
David cutting off bolts on the van floor
(photo courtesy of David Watchman)
One of the van doors being taken into the woodwork shed
(photo courtesy of David Watchman)

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