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.

Tuesday, 6 November 2018

Tuesday at Tanfield

The photos below are courtesy of Dave Dixon:
Colin & Bill prepare to lift the water tank
Ian using the telehandler to lift the tank over the lights .....
..... into position on the stand
Bill digging to extend the concrete pot under one leg
Digging a trench
lifting & lowering the gatepost into place
Adjustments by Colin
..... with help from Kevin & Bill
Dave adding a temporary support
Rob steps in as the wall extends
Ian adjusting the base
The photos above are courtesy of Dave Dixon 

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