Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Work in Progress

Brian milling a brake hanger for Horden

Monday, 2 March 2015

Around Marley Hill

Walter working on Horden's wheel boss wear plates

Sunday, 1 March 2015

Today, Sunday

Steve checking Cochrane's cotters

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Last Sunday

All photos below were taken last Sunday by Ken Snowdon:

Cochrane on the passenger train
approaching Causey Level Crossing

Tomorrow's Trains

Sir Cecil A Cochrane will haul passenger trains from Andrews House at  10.30 am, noon, 1.30 pm 3.15 pm  for Sunniside, Causey, East Tanfield & return.   Pre booked Winter Warmers are available on the 1.30.   AW No.2 will be the pilot loco at East Tanfield.

Cochrane arriving at Andrews House last March

Friday, 27 February 2015

Friday Jobs

Vic continuing to sort out track materials

Thursday, 26 February 2015


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Last Sunday

No.2 & Cochrane on the mixed train at Terrace Junction
(photo courtesy of Ken Snowdon)

Nearer the Beginning

Quinquagenarians Bill & Bob baiting n the
now closed Marley Hill station in 1985
(photo courtesy of Bob Payne)

Wednesday, 25 February 2015


Dick, Steve, Geoff & Dennis bringing in a replacement
timber for the carriage shed tandem point