A new page to update everyone on what is happening at Bowes and our steps towards a working railway. Track clearance has continued focusing on Springwell yard, the level crossing and part way up the East Incline. This clearance has allowed the track to be examined - its been found to be in very sound condition and with further clearance essentially operational. Rope haulage - Clearance of the Blackhams hill site of vegetation to allow further maintenance. hauler house cleaned in preparation for power switch on in the near future. Hopefully allowing the hauler to flex its muscles soon. Work has commenced on sanding down and repainting brakevan two to provide a passenger vehicle for the 2015 season.