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.

Saturday, 26 November 2016

Views of Saturday's North Pole Express

The photos below were taken on Saturday 26 November by Ken Snowdon:
Twizell heading the Express .....
...... through autumn in Causey Woods
Heading up Causey West Incline .....
...... passing footpath crossing No.2 .....
..... & at the top of the 1 in 40 incline, rounding engine curve
Twizell leading, No.2 banking, on Causey East Incline
Double heading out of east Tanfield .....
..... with No.2 on the front to take water at the North Pole
Leaving Causey, heading for the Pole
The photos above are all courtesy of Ken Snowdon 

1 comment:

Angela said...

Fabulous photographs Ken