Tanfield Railway shows 1920-1950 on an industrial/minor railway, featuring items built/used in NE England.

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Monday, 23 October 2017

Monday Including Workshop

Dave making parts for Horden
Malcolm working on Horden
Alan setting up the drill
Brian fitting non return valves to steam oil lines on Horden
Dennis burnishing a smokebox door
Dave & Peter discussing drilling & finishing one of Horden's drawhooks
Walter making more shims for Horden's slide bars
Malcolm setting up the drill
Dave & Malcolm in discussion about Horden's other drawhook
Angela shunting MH shed to place Twizell at the front for the weekend
Ian coaling Twizell ready for Halloween
I'm adjusting timbers before drilling
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Taking delivery of new tracks etc for the digger
Ben oiling between the frames of City of Aberdeen
The Black Hawthorn arriving at East Tanfield
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
The low loader ramp is ready
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
City of Aberdeen starting to be hauled up,
on its way back to its owners at Bo'ness
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)

1 comment:

Richard Hannay said...

A shame to see City of Aberdeen leave as such a historic, locally built engine