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.

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Tanfield Today

Colin & Nigel fitting a fascia board to ET station
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Ian & Dave in discussion about .....
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
..... fitting the soffits
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Malcolm & Colin fitting a barge board
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Malcolm  & Nigel working on the eves
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Dave & Malcolm at work
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Dave joining fascia boards
Vic tidying up Marley Hill site entrance with the revamped flail

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