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, 29 November 2016

Carriage Shed Work

Dave cutting the carriage shed wall
Steve removing breeze block
Dave, Steve & Rob heading for the container
Outside, Ian levelling for the new container & clearing a foundation area for the toilets
Inside, Colin cleaning carriages for NPE
The new container arriving
Steve & Ian moving the container towards its new home
Swinging ......
..... & pushing it near to its final position (levelling & alignment to do)
Dave cutting through to the original container .....
..... from both sides

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