A collection of members works gathered together on Monday 21st November. The winner of the Farr Trophy was Derek White from Berwick upon Tweed.
Thursday – In rather cold conditions a smaller group of 9 turned out to keep up progress. While work continued on the bridge and ticket hut two other groups continued with tree felling and log extraction at the west end of the site, and with pegging out and level marking on circuit B, the 5″/3.5″ Read more about Week ending 20th Nov[…]
The following gallery shows the work done over a period of time and the obstacles to overcome, to achieve the final result.
Thursday First thing in the morning two 20 tonne loads of blaes were delivered to the west end of the old car park to replenish supplies. Once the lorry had departed the first task was to lift the “dirt railway” and stack the panels tidily to the side of the trackbed. Read more about Week ending 13th Nov[…]
Thursday Examination of the rails to be buried in the steaming lie road crossing revealed they needed to be re-rolled which proved to be a lengthy exercise. However by early afternoon this was achieved, helped by the spreading and levelling of more blaes on the track bed. These rails Read more about Week ending 6th Nov.[…]
Thursday Today was another day of log moving from the west for some and more levels were pegged out ready for fitting edge boards. Down the 3-track section the south side was dug back a bit to allow the edge boards to be Read more about Week ending 29th Oct[…]