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, 19 July 2017

Another Day

Bill making spacers for toilet cubicles
George making spacers for mounting a sink
George & Dave levelling a sink
in the gents
Steve & Bill erecting a partition in the ladies
Steve continuing
Getting a door to swing shut
Dave fitting more sinks
Ian adjusting Twizell
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Graham checking Twizell during its annual steam test
(Graham Morris Engineering tel.07734560802)

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