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.

Saturday, 12 August 2017

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The photos below are courtesy of Angela Pickering:
Matthew, Logan & Tom preparing Cochrane & No.2 this morning
Matthew oiling Cochrane's motion
Mark cleaning No.2
Tom oiling No.2
The train approaching the signalbox from south .....
..... & north
Matthew uncoupling to go forward for coal & water at AH
Euan cleaning carriage No.1
Matthew hands over the Sunniside token
The train returns to Andrews House from the south
Jean & Lewis in Pontop Canteen
The wedding party
Dave's caption competition
Logan cleaning Cochrane's ashpan
The big end of day shunt
The photos above are courtesy of Angela Pickering 

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