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Monday, 18 October 2021

A Few from Today

Mick removing a valve motion weighshaft bearer
to true it up with HC 38's main frames

Saturday, 16 October 2021

Sylvan Scenes

The photos below, taken last Sunday, are courtesy of Dave Hewitt:
Horden on Causey West Incline .....

Tommy's Cuttings #1

Tommy has handed me some press cuttings which he collected about 30 years ago.   The first I'll reproduce is from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle of 20 August 1987:

The accompanying photograph follows :

Thursday, 14 October 2021

A Mixture

Brian progressing the rebuild of the Gardner-powered crane power pack

Wednesday, 13 October 2021

Around TR

Escucha being loaded onto a Webster's wagon for restoration off site

Tuesday, 12 October 2021

Today's Progress

Steve assisting & watching Ian & Dave rebuilding the furnace

Monday, 11 October 2021

Sunday, 10 October 2021

TR Sunday

Jim machining a centre on the Husky's compressor crankshaft, the main bearings requiring regrinding

John's Sunday Views

The photos below are courtesy of John Turnock:
Horden on today's first train from .....

HRA Visit

As reported last Wednesday, we were visited by Steve Oates (chief exec of the Heritage Railway Association).    He published some photos from his visit on HRA Facebook.  Thanks to Jonny for spotting & Tommy for mentioning.   Please note - Chris is away, Richard was there.