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*** Covid-19 *** Tanfield Railway is closed. More information on the TR web.

Thursday, 22 August 2019

Roof Prep & More

Ian & Dave moving some of the steel which has arrived to make trusses .....
..... & drilling ends of the angle sections, which have arrived cut to length
Peter preparing the seat of Horden's blowdown valve
With Cochrane on the train today, Luke watching David & Rob exchange tokens
Geoff strimming near Causey Level Crossing
(photo courtesy of Alex Tyson)
Tyler sweeping East Tanfield platform
(photo courtesy of Alfie Gascoigne)
Peter clearing Horden's gauge glass fittings
Another token exchange, but with a footplate guest & Guy as the signalman
Peter shunting No.49 from the carriage shed to Marley Hill shed
Peter, Ian & Brian discuss No.2's cooling system
Ian coaling No.49
John fitting more temporary lighting in Marley Hill shed
Dave drilling on overtime rates
Luke cleaning Cochrane's smokebox at the end of the day
Some operating locos are back in Marley Hill shed

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