Tuesday, 22 April 2014

A Cold Rainy Misty Day .....

..... so only a bit of resleepering done at the north end of Engine Curve

Colin driving spikes; Nigel & Dave removing sleepers

Monday, 21 April 2014

Easter Monday at Bowes Bridge

Cochrane approaching Bowes Bridge
(photo courtesy of Dave Hewitt)

Sunday, 20 April 2014

Sunday around the Site


David changes No.2's gauge glass
as Richard & David look on

Friday, 18 April 2014

Good Friday

The photos below are all courtesy of Callum Gilchrist

Easter at Marley Hill; Crag & Luke look after the bouncy castle

Easter Friday

Friday Ops: 
Angela making a new gasket for Twizell.

Trains on Saturday, Sunday & Monday

Sir Cecil A Cochrane and No.2 will haul alternate trains at 10.30 am, 11.15, 12 noon, 12.45 pm, 1.30, 2.15, 3 & 3.45 from Andrews House for Sunniside, Causey & return.   There will be no passenger trains beyond Causey due to track work on East Tanfield bank.   AW No.2 will be the pilot loco at Causey.
No.2 & Cochrane at Terrace Juncrion in March

Good Friday - Trains Today

Keighley Gasworks No.2 (HL 2859 of 1911) will haul trains at 10.30 am, 11.45, 1 pm,2.15 & 3.30 from Andrews House for Sunniside, Causey & return.   There will be no passenger trains beyond Causey due to track work on East Tanfield bank.
Inside view of No.2's cab from a carriage verandah

Thursday, 17 April 2014

A Few Jobs Around TR

Dave, Malcolm & Geoff digging post holes to replace
the fence which has disappeared from Bobgins .....

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Engine Curve Again

Nigel gauging. Dave & Bill drilling, Bob wrenching & Geoff fitting parts

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Tuesday Tasks

Nigel checking the gauge while Colin, John & Dave screw down chairs