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, 6 December 2016

Starting the Foundations

Steve sawing ply for shuttering
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)


Dave, Dennis, Steve & Steve ......
..... levelling a dolomite base for the toilets
Dave, Steve & Steve .....
..... erecting shuttering to retain the first pour of concrete for foundations

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