'Lockdown' version 3 has arrived! All CROWS usual tasks on rights-of-way have been suspended. However, some in-depot tasks are possible.
Frank H was the lucky sole occupant of a depot that was slightly colder than the outside! The task? Post-top painting! This is not the most exciting of activities. Nor is it the most energetic!
Here the marker poles and marker posts are laid out with masking tape in place and ready for painting. One coat of yellow all-round, was followed by a brisk walk into Hebden Bridge and back to warm up before a second coat of touching up where needed.
Tedious the task might have been but it did allow for thoughts on a suitable parody with which to start 2021. So, for entertainment (or otherwise!) and with apologies to Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) who wrote the original poem 'If', we have:
If . . . only!
And give their thumb a whack to make their doubts come true;
Or pound in stones although your arms are aching,