Sunday, 21 September 2014

Ops today.

Tom, Chris and David
 chat this morning around Cochrane...

Gala Sunday with No.29 by Dave Hewitt

All photos below are courtesy of Dave Hewitt:

Gala Sunday by Henry

 All photos below are courtesy of Matthew Pickering:

Saturday, 20 September 2014

No2 at Shildon

HL no2 is visiting the "NRM Shildon"  
along with other locomotives from different 
Railways for the 10th Anniversary of the museum 
being open. No2 was performing passenger services today  
along side former gala visitor (2008) Bellerophon. 


(LH) Locomotives outside of the museum.
(RH) No2 passing under the road bridge 
on a service train ...

Tomorrow's Trains

On Sunday trains will leave Andrews House at  10.30 am, 11.45, 1 pm, 2.15 3.30  for Sunniside, Causey & return, hauled by Twizell or Sir Cecil A Cochrane.   The line from Causey to East Tanfield remains closed to passenger trains.

Gala Sunday by Dave Dixon

All photos below are courtesy of Dave Dixon:

Friday, 19 September 2014

Gala Saturday from Callum Gilchrist

All photos below are courtesy of Callum Gilchrist:

A layout in the carriage shed .....

Gala Saturday by Ken Snowdon

All photos below are courtesy of Ken Snowdon:

Cochrane at Terrace Junction, with Twizell at the rear

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Today's Work

Rob & Geoff working on signalling
(Photos courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

Gala Sunday People by Harry Hann

All photos below are courtesy of Harry Hann:

Rob guarding his doors on train one

Gala Friday Prep for Henry

All photos below are courtesy of Matthew Pickering:

Chris, Bob & Anthony assembling 2' gauge track

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Ballasting @ East Tanfield

All photos below are courtesy of Nigel Wheeler:

Dennis & Ken receiving a bucket of ballast from Ian

Ellington Pit

There's a talk about Ellington tomorrow at 6 pm at the Mining Institute, Westgate Road.

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Tuesday Stuff

Vic - ready for work

Monday, 15 September 2014

Return to Work

Michael, Brian & Jim discuss reaming & countersinking Horden's buffer beam

Mining Machines (Saturday)


Matty preps No2 this morning.