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Wednesday, 1 August 2018

East Tanfield Carriage Shed Work

View from the works train loco passing under Gibraltar Bridge - the metalwork is heading for ET
Where's this?
Drawing the waggon clear of the water tank legs, which are relatively heavy for the digger
George & Bill cutting slots in sheet metal .....
...... which they use to cover the gaps between platform & wall
Geoff watering the station plants ......
..... & painting a buffer stop
Doormen
Nigel trimming sheeting to be able to fit door pivots
Ian welding hinge pins & brackets .....
...... in situ on the entrance door, to ensure it moves freely
Nigel cutting excess length from the hinge strap
Nigel cutting doorway cladding to clear hinges
Fitting cladding
Nigel & Ian fitting the hinged frame of the exit door

2 comments:

Michael Denholm said...

Q: Where's This? A:Just before the level crossing at Bob Gins.

Derek said...

Yes, just south of the crossing