Did you know? Tanfield Waggonway was 4' gauge; Hawks Waggonway (Gateshead) 4'3"; Wylam Waggonway used 5' gauge; Willington Waggonway 4'8", hence Killingworth Waggonway 4'8" & from there the Stephensons' influence spread to Hetton, the S&DR, the L&MR, across Britain & the world.

Monday, 15 June 2015

Usual Monday + Gala Prep

Malcolm measuring a cross head slipper
Jack chain drilling Horden's buffer beam
Flailing the lineside - Andrews House to Causey .....
..... & Causey to East Tanfield
Dennis & Cameron strimming & tidying the road to Andrews House
David glossing carriage No.7
Malcolm milling a cross head slipper for No.2

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