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Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Today's Tasks

Mick & Jim making a jig for lantern roof brackets
More jig work by Mick.....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
..... & Jim on a lathe .....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
..... followed by back to HC 28's axlebox cheeks
Dave setting up a welder
Cameron & Steve putting rail into chairs on the Andrews House colliery branch
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Dennis & Kevin fitting fishplates
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Starting to line up sleepers & rail
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Geoff fetching cleaner S1 chairs
Barring rail into place
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)
Kevin, Dennis & Cameron placing chairs
Geoff & Steve resetting a drainage channel
George & Dennis fitting more plates (with the drain running behind)
Cameron, Geoff & Dave jacking rails to fit
More barring into alignment

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