Friday, 20 July 2018

Dave Hewitt's Gala Friday Evening

The photos below, taken at the photographic evening of Friday 15 June, are courtesy of Dave Hewitt:
The view on the walk down to Marley Hill shed - No.2 on the Andrews House Colliery branch, austerities No.49 & Gamma dead on the Marley |Hill shed roads, No.60 & Twizell beyond

Friday / Birthday

Ian & John checking the crane

Thursday, 19 July 2018

More Floor

Dave continuing to fit floorboards to the platform in East Tanfield carriage shed

Wednesday, 18 July 2018


George removing a protrusion from the entrance doorway cill

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Saturday, 14 July 2018

Today's Train Crew

The photos below are courtesy of Angela Pickering: 

Ben & Logan cleaning No.2

Tomorrow's Trains

Tomorrow, Sunday, HL No.2 will haul passenger trains from Andrews House at 10.30 am, & thereafter from East Tanfield at 11.25 am, 12.45 pm, 2.15 pm & 3.35 pm for Sunniside & return.   The last passenger train leaves East Tanfield at 4.55 pm for Andrews House only.

The timetable may be changed due to temporary speed restrictions to reduce lineside fire risk.   At East Tanfield, the main platform & loop are back in operation.

Full timetable available via Plan a Visit / Calendar on

Chris & David on No.2 descending Causey East Incline in July 2016

Friday, 13 July 2018