Further progress was made on Monday 13th June when the boiler was lifted from the chassis and placed on wagons. This will facilitate work being done on both the boiler/firebox and chassis. The next task is to remove the centre driving wheels to measure for new tyres.
|Ready for the lift.
|Chains being positioned for the lift.
|Boiler and firebox lifted clear of the chassis. Benny steadying, Nathan in crane and Adam looking on.
|Boiler being lowered onto wagons. Benny steadying, Adam motioning to lower and Nathan in control in crane!
|Boiler placed on wagons.
|Boiler-less chassis being pushed back into Shed.
|Chassis without motion. Next step to remove the centre driving wheels to measure for new tyres.