Did you know? In 1886 Durham coal owners forced the NER to give them a direct route to the Tyne at Dunston, avoiding the bottleneck at Tyne Dock.

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Wednesday's Work

Steve & Bill clearing the last .....
..... of the blockwork from ET platform
Concrete will be delivered next week - Nigel, George & Kevin make a loading space for the dumper
A revised loading bay base of ballast
Checking that the mixer chute will reach the dumper
At Andrews House, Geoff paints th station building
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Bait time  at ET
Bill & Steve marking ......
..... & cutting paving slabs in two
Laying the half slabs as vertical edging
Digging .....
...... & laying along the rear of the carriage shed - the ground will be level with the top 
Laying whole paving stones .....
..... along the long wall of the shed, to form a walkway

No comments: