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.

Friday, 13 January 2017

Cochrane's 10 Year Exam

Sir Cecil A Cochrane needs to have its boiler stripped so that more surfaces than are exposed than are annually available for inspection.
Ian cutting the ends of tubes .....
..... in order to extract them from the boiler

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