22nd, 23rd February 2020

Well the Womble Work Week is over, and what a lot we have achieved! 

Lots of logs have been recovered from the lineside;

Ditches have been cleared;

A new lineside ditch has been dug out and a perforated pipe installed;

Several track culvert entrances and exits have been cleaned out;

The second trackbed has been cleared of grass and mud for ¾ mile;

Three turning points were created for emergency vehicles;

Lots of scrub has been burnt on 11 fires;

A collapsed culvert at the 14 mile post has been rebuilt;

The cupboard doors in the Weighbridge have been repainted;

The plinth units have been top coated and installed;

The Weighbridge was given a deep clean ready for the new season;

Whistle and Gradient boards were cleaned and repainted, along with 2 mileposts;

Three platform bench seats were repainted;

The signal box desk, skirting boards and interior door have been repainted and the signal box windows cleaned inside and out;

The mink wagon side was repainted;

The guards van sides were sanded down;

An awful lot of food was cooked and consumed;

Thanks to everyone who came and helped over the week.  We logged over 1000 hours worked, not bad for the smallest station on our railway!

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