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.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Machine Tools

The photos below are courtesy of Dave Dixon:
Steve & Dave jacking up the work table of the radial arm drill ..... 
...... & rolling it out of the workshop
Ian removing fixings for the drill ..... 
..... assisted by Rob
Steve preparing strip for welding to strap the platform brickwork at ET
The photos above are courtesy of Dave Dixon 

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