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.

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Wednesday Workers

Dennis & Steve continuing the wainscot in the toilets

Angela checking the Armstrong before use
Geoff priming wood which will be used to make make toilet doors
Ian & Steve sawing laths .....
..... which Steve & Bob attach to the walls .....
..... for Dennis & Steve to attach wainscot

One section nearly finished
Bob painting the ceiling, & helping Bill draw electric cable through

Geoff priming wainscot, Shaun painting ceiling

Bob skimming plasterboard joints
Bill & Steve working on door frames

Steve reattaching the surround to a socket, without interfering with the electrics

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