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.

Thursday, 4 June 2015

Work Continues

30 tonnes of Welsh coal delivered this morning to see firemen through the gala
Bill adding a coat of wood stain to the cafe counter
Malcolm & Dave doing the same

Showing the difference a second coat gives
Rob greasing slide chairs .....
..... & adding a third coat to the counter
Dave & Bill digging post holes .....
..... & completing the fence to form an outside sitting & viewing area
A coat of paint for the cafe floor


Angela said...

Very impressed with the hard work on the cafe. It looks really good. Angela

Lynn Morton said...

Fantastic progress, though that floor paint will soon wear out