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Thursday, 8 October 2020

Causey Work

Peter working on Horden's wooden cab floor
Geoff showing a green flag for propelling to Terrace Junction
(photo courtesy of Angela Pickering)
Works train passing Causey Crossing
Unloading the digger at Causey
Ian loading earlier cuttings into the pipe waggon
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Geogg & Malcolm planting daffodil bulbs at the back edge of Causey platform
Angela & John planting more daff bulbs alongside Causey bay
Half the works train heading south
Steve & Colin unloading logs at East Tanfield
(photo courtesy of Dave Dixon)
Ian cutting the first tree from the waggonway
Ian taking the strain with the Tirfor
More sawing
Post felling, Geoff & Malcolm remove bits of the tree
Steve, Colin, Malcolm & Dave loading the pipe waggon
Ian taking the strain as Ian saws
The team remove the felled tree
Colin & Ian anchoring the Tirfor
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

I'm lassoing a tree .....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

..... which is then felled .....
..... & removed to the waggon
Levelling out
Angela on Causey gates for the return journey
Unloading the digger at Andrews House

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