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Sunday, 17 October 2021

Fireman's Sunday

George oiling No.2 this morning
Kyle cleaning No.2's wheels
Richard checking tannins & ph levels
Jonny & Peter fitting Horden's new safety valve spring
George & Angela swapping tokens
Elizabeth training Jack on Causey Level Crossing
ET staff preparing for the day - Nigel, Thomas, Dorothy & Brian
No.2 running round ......
..... & backing onto the train
George at 10 mph
Kyle receiving a token from Angela .....
..... while George oils round
Peter training Andy at Andrews House
Kyle watering No.2 at East Tanfield ......
..... followed by running round the train .....
..... again
George oiling No.2
Peter on guard
Oliver guiding Steve in coaling Horden
(photo courtesy of Alex Tyson)
Peter getting ready to adjust Horden's safety valves
(photo courtesy of Alex Tyson)

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