Tanfield Railway shows 1920-1950 on an industrial/minor railway, featuring items built/used in NE England.

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Sunday, 10 October 2021

TR Sunday

Jim machining a centre on the Husky's compressor crankshaft, the main bearings requiring regrinding
Mick tidying up while waiting for the saw to cut collars for HC 38
Richard oiling the cylinders .....
Fetching the empty stock from MH carriage shed
Peter listening for off beat valves as Horden propels toward the branch
Angela watering the loco .....
..... during run round at Andrews House
Frank hoeing
Richard heading out of Andrews House for East Tanfield
Sarah lining Cochrane's wheels
Andy (trainee) chatting with Angela (fireman)
Loco team talk
Tom tightening cotter retaining grub screws
Steve (trainee) & Matthew (guard) waiting for Tom to adjust his loco
Peter listening to the loco's exhaust beats to determine shimming of eccentrics
(Horden's motion is left leading, like Twizell)
John working on a frame section for 456
Chris salvaging parts
Mark marking out for a patch
Angela driving Horden
(photo courtesy of Tom Hartley)
Andy setting the boiler water injector
(photo courtesy of Tom Hartley)
Angela swapping tokens & info with Rob at MH box
Peter returning the carriages to their shed

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