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.

Monday, 20 February 2017

Workshop Monday

Walter drilling an oil flap on a piston rod gland compression plate for Horden
Dave preparing a lathe for use .....
..... & centering a new piston rod for Horden before reducing the taper end
Dennis making Horden's footsteps
Jack & Brian setting up a miller .....
..... to machine a valve rod guide for Horden

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