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.

Sunday, 30 October 2016

Sunday Stuff

Photos of the Tanfield Ghost Train event will appear on Facebook, Twitter & Flickr - click the buttons near the top of this page to view these - more will be added after the event closes tonight.

Ethan starting to clean the shed doors
Andrew cleaning Twizell's wheels
Ben cleaning Twizell's tank side
Peter sorting drills
Kyle preparing Horden's frame stretcher for painting
Peter measuring Horden's bent piston rod
Chris & Alan watching Mark on No.2, fetching No.9 for today's event
Guy on signals
Dai cleaning pit boards
Kyle watching Richard press Horden's bent rod out of the piston

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