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.

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Continued Jobs

Ken sanding the edge of a new noticeboard
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Bill & Colin turning a noticeboard during painting
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Ken & Geoff cutting wood .....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
..... with which to make framing for the toilets
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Malcolm cutting sheeting rail from across the toilet entrance
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Rob drilling brackets for the toilet doorway
Dave notching the toilet door frame .....
..... & erecting it, with Rob assisting
Dave adjusting the sheeting rail
Firming up the door frame
There's a lot of finishing work to be done

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