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, 26 January 2017

Still Toilets

Dave & Malcolm sawing ceiling joists .....
..... as is Bill
Malcolm & Dave checking dimensions .....
(photo courtesy of Colin Gibson)
..... before fitting joists
Ceiling joists largely in place
Colin fitting noggins to close the gap between joists
Geoff & Colin cutting uprights .....
..... which Dave .....

..... fits into a gable end
Meanwhile loco work continues - Angela fixing No.2's slide bar oil pot .....
(photo courtesy of Ian Cowan)
..... & in the woodwork shed Bill & Colin paint noticeboards for ET
(photos courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

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