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, 27 November 2016

North Pole Express Day 2

Steve & his steed
Santa waits with his elves
Larry & Tommy in discussion
Rob swapping tokens
In Tommy Armstrong's tea room
Euan manning the crossing
Lewis taking a photo for visitors
Ethan cleaning while waiting to leave East Tanfield
More waiting for Callum & Ethan
Matthew filling Twizell