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.

Sunday, 4 November 2018

Sunday Stuff

Antony, David & Alex prepare Cochrane for the day
Antony looking out as Cochrane heads from Marley Hill
David bringing the train up Causey East Incline past No.1 signal into Andrews House
Matthew, David & Mark in discussion
John fixing a lighting switch
Oliver & Alex cleaning Marley Hill shed floor
Passengers wait for the train to stop at Andrews House, with Antony driving
A family enthusing about Cochrane
Dave flagging the train southbound
Richard & Harvey decorating AH tent
Alastair forming a tenon on an upright for No.7 brakevan
Tom & Stuart checking joint dimensions
Bobby showing Oliver how to use the pillar drill

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