Did you know? The first new coking plant following nationalisation opened in Fishburn on 18 June 1954.

Sunday, 5 August 2018

Sunday at TR

Richard checking the tannins level in Cochrane's boiler water
Dave checking the vacuum brake on the empty stock
I'm handing over the token to the signalman
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Dave gives a green flag at Sunniside
Jonny moves Cochrane up to the train at East Tanfield
Ian photographing a group of visitors
A throng awaits on return to Andrews House
Jonny runs Cochrane round at Sunniside .....
.....out on the line (where?) .....
..... & exchanging tokens with Angela
Matthew brings Cochrane onto the train at East Tanfield .....
..... takes Cochrane north from Andrews House .....
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
.....& picks up the token from Angela
Dave waves
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Guy with Andrew & Ben under inspection at Causey Level Crossing
Ian shoveling as Henry waters Cochrane
Frank tidying
Once more past the signalbox
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Another green from Dave at Causey
I'm shovelling as Henry waters Cochrane
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Tommy in charge of technology in Andrews House tea room
Matthew running Cochrane round .....
..... & back onto the south end of the train at Sunniside
Signalman & signalbox

2 comments:

Michael Denholm said...

'Where?' is passing the former Bowes Bridge Loco Shed Coaling Stage.

Derek said...

Yes - hence the stone wall