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.

Friday, 4 September 2015

Stu's Views of Sunday

The photos below were taken last Sunday by Stu Armstrong:
Ben, Lewis & Alan on Station Road bank
Euan improving the view of Jonny & Matthew
Logan on litter
A green from Dave .....
..... with Danny keeping an eye on it
Dave testing his brake stick
George contemplating his first train
Matthew, Jonny & David  on Cochrane at Bowes Bridge, returning from Sunniside
George & Danny on No.2 entering Sunniside
An audience for Danny while Dave tends his windows
Tommy in the middle
Steve creating the water inlet to ET station
Stuart, Bobby & Tom relaxing
Pontop canteen view
Rob & I shunting
A clean sweep from Frank
A passing of 12" Hawthorns
George retrieving jetsam
The photos above are all courtesy of Stu Armstrong

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