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Monday, 17 May 2021

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Today at TR

The photos below are courtesy of Angela Pickering, except where shown:
Antony & Matthew arriving at ET on HL No.2 ......

Friday, 14 May 2021

Tanfield Waggonway with Horses

1983 recreation of a waggonway at Causey Arch,
to be recreated again for our 2025 tercentenary
(from Pit Ponies by John Bright, Batsford 1986)
There was always horse work above ground, but it gravitated underground as pits developed .....

Thursday, 13 May 2021

Thursday at TR

Jim making new handrail knobs for Cochrane's tank

Wellington Returns

Stewart forming a ramp in front of Wellington at Leeming Bar
(photo courtesy of David Watchman)

Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Tuesday, 11 May 2021