Tanfield Railway shows 1920-1950 on an industrial/minor railway, featuring items built/used in NE England.

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Wednesday, 1 April 2015

Wednesday Work

No.6's boiler being lifted from the bogie .....
..... & positioned on the HIAB bed .....
..... outside Marley Hill shed
Ian loading a replacement blade for AH
Steve oversees Nigel, Geoff, Bob & Dick dragging defective heavy
timbers out of the way of sleeper replacement under AH footbridge
David being shown how to remove used ferrules
Removing ballast & defective sleepers
Inserting replacement sleepers
Dave & Bill fitting chair screws
Nigel & Dave fixing to gauge
Packing under the chairs
Tidying the ballast
John PAT testing
Bob & Chris wire brushbng the Planet
(photo courtesy of David Reed)
Loading sleepers for tomorrow
(photo courtesy of David Reed)

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