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Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Installing the New Curve at East Tanfield

Vic waiting in Causey bay for the works train to pass
Nigel turning a rail into the chairs
Colin & Rob fishplating at Houghwell Burn bridge
The whole team seating rails properly into chairs
Colin, Nigel & Ian keying up a rail
Another rail going into the chairs
Ian adjusting CS1 sleepers to get the rail into place
Nigel, Colin & Dave keying
Keith adjusting sleepers to help Nigel & Rob
insert keys - the realigned curve is taking shape
Ian adjusting a rail end gap .....
..... and lifting another rail into place