Saturday, 28 March 2015

Wartime Loco Move

Lambton No.14, built 1914, moved into Marley Hill shed for Great War Weekend 
(photos courtesy of Ian Cowan)

Friday, 27 March 2015

Andrews House Colliery

On 12 March I wrote that I knew of no photographs of Andrews House Colliery - I'd forgotten about that below, on the Sunniside Local History Society site.

Andrews House Colliery - loaded waggons would leave via the branch
alongside Marley Hill shed, joining the P&JR near the signalbox
Refer to  http://www.sunnisidelocalhistorysociety.co.uk/andrewshouse.html  or  http://www.dmm.org.uk/colliery/a010.htm  for more information.

Trains This Weekend

See the Tanfield Railway web for more information about this Great War Weekend.

On Saturday, HL No.2 will haul passenger trains from Andrews House at  10.30 am, noon, 1.30 pm 3 pm  for Sunniside, Causey, East Tanfield & return.

No.2 passing Marley Hill signalbox in March 2013
(photo courtesy of John Turnock)

On Sunday, Twizell & No.2 will haul alternate passenger trains from Andrews House at  10.30 am, 11.15 am, noon, 12.45 pm, 1.30 pm, 2.15 pm 3 pm  for Sunniside, Causey, East Tanfield & return.

No.2 & Twizell on test earlier this month 

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Thursday at TR

Brian checking a suspension link for Horden, & working on a Gardner engine

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Today's Work

Tom turning the end of a brake shaft for HC No.38

To Be Today's Work

Plug this

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Dunston Staiths Open

Dunston Staiths open to the public every weekend 

Today at Tanfield Railway

Dave starting to disassemble a short section of track ......

Monday, 23 March 2015

People In the Workshop

Brian drilling Horden's axlebox wear plates, assisted by Jack

Sunday, 22 March 2015

Sunday Stuff

Peter proudly presents a cross head slipper for HC No.38 to Tom