Thursday, 31 March 2022


The photos below are courtesy of Geoff Lowe:
Steve working on the workshop door .....

Wednesday, 30 March 2022


Terry cleaning the vacuum cleaner after clearing the shot blast cabinet
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

Tuesday, 29 March 2022

Tuesday Tidy Up

The photos below are courtesy of Dave Dixon:
Colin tidying up Marley Hill shed in preparation for roof work

Sunday, 27 March 2022

Saturday, 26 March 2022

Sunniside a Third of a Century Ago

Sunniside Station on TR on 26 December 1988 - photos below by Alan Clothier from Les Paul:
An unusual 6 carriage formation, with the NER 6 wheel van at the rear

Thursday, 24 March 2022

Some of Today's Views

Mick & Dennis sorting & storing steel stock in the workshop

Wednesday, 23 March 2022

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Sunday, 20 March 2022

Sunday Trains

George & his steed outside Marley Hill shed, nearly ready to go .....

Saturday, 19 March 2022

UK City of Culture Shortlist

In the news: Bradford, County Durham, Southampton & Wrexham are the shortlist for the UK City of Culture 2025.

Thursday, 17 March 2022

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

Tuesday, 15 March 2022

Sunday, 13 March 2022

Saturday, 12 March 2022

Tomorrow's Trains

Tomorrow's four trains are due to be hauled by Sir Cecil A. Cochrane.

Cochrane leaving East Tanfield & starting on Causey West Incline last Sunday
(photo courtesy of Henry Elliott)

Thursday, 10 March 2022

Monday, 7 March 2022

Saturday, 5 March 2022

Investigation of Locomotion No.1

Locomotion No.1 (with the Hetton loco behind) at NRM Shildon

Wednesday, 2 March 2022

A Wet Wednesday

Colin removing some of the overgrowth from Sunniside platform .....
(photo courtesy of Geoff Lowe)

Tuesday, 1 March 2022