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.

Sunday, 23 July 2017

Sunday Shots

Steve & Matthew checking Cochrane as Logan & Alex clean it
Richard checking the pH of Cochrane's boiler water
Matthew, Ben & Steve on Cochrane propelling empty stock towards Andrews House
Ben, Steve & Matthew replenishing Cochrane
A visiting arc of photographers from Stockton Camera Club 
Public interest at East Tanfield
Euan & David manning Tommy Armstrong's Tea Room
Alex & Oliver sorting spanners etc
Neil installing the radial arm drill
Bobby repairing 49's ashpan
Stockton Camera Club chatting with Angela
Oliver & Alex cleaning HL No.2
Susan with cakes & tea

Cochrane approaching the signalbox from north ....
..... & south
Ian working on Twizell's water gauges

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