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.

Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Wednesday at Tanfield, Updated

Bill & Bob digging for the water connection at East Tanfield .....
(photo courtesy of Nigel Wheeler)
..... & Nigel going deeper
(photo courtesy of Nigel Wheeler)
Geoff & Dick fitting plywood internal walls within the toilet area
(photo courtesy of Nigel Wheeler)
Bill & Bob continuing with fascia boards & soffits on ET station
(photo courtesy of Nigel Wheeler)
Dave working out materials for electrical work
(photo courtesy of Nigel Wheeler)

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