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, 6 November 2016

Sunday (on Film)

Geoff skimming Horden's straight piston rod
Richard cutting angle .....
..... to make lubrication pipe brackets for Horden
Steve building up a crane pulley
Kyle painting Horden's frames
Bens polishing Twizell's boiler .....
..... & Bob cleaning the wheels
Angela being interviewed for a Teesside University film .....
..... & resetting AW No.2's vacuum pump drive, watched by Ian
A member of a documentary crew capturing Kyle & Peter in discussion
Chris, Ben & Tom discussing today's operation of  HL No.2 with Ian
The documentary crew capture Henry polishing Twizell's buffer .....
..... HL No.2 reentering Marley Hill shed .....
..... & Tom checking No.2
John being interviewed in the workshop

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