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Sunday, 8 February 2015

Sunday Stuff

Cochrane waiting with the flat waggon .....
..... for AW No.2 to clear Marley Hill station
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
AW No.2 heads round the curve to the main line .....
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
..... with David driving & me as works train guard
(photo courtesy of Bob Payne)
Angela & David exchanging tokens
The works train waits in Andrews House
for the driver to buy his bait
The mixed train heads for .....
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
..... & approaches Sunniside .....
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
..... & returns towards Andrews House
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
Stewart brings Cochrane into AH bay as No.2 waits .....
..... to couple on & draw the train into the platform
Sarah ready to serve soup
Leaving East Tanfield, climbing into Causey Woods
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)
Meanwhile Steve works on the jacker packer .....
(photo courtesy of Bob Payne)
..... which is needed for ballasting at East Tanfield
(photo courtesy of Bob Payne)
Dennis, Callum, Euan, David, Henry, Dan, Cameron
Ethan & Matthew spent a few hours shovelling .....
..... ballast around the chairs ready for the jacker packer
Callum installing lift plates
Packing ballast near the buffer stop at ET
David using the Jim Crow to straighten a rail
Waiting at No.1 signal for the passenger train
to leave Andrews House station
Matthew & Angela exchange tokens

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