THE SIGNAL BOX

BRANCH LINES

SIGNALLING AROUND BRITAIN

from the collection of Brian Matthews

3 - LONDON MIDLAND REGION


CreweElectric locomotive no. 85018 passes under a fine colour-light signal gantry as it enters Crewe station in 1986.


Millom signal boxA two-car diesel unit passes Millom box, on the Cumbrian Coast, in 1984.


Old Oak JunctionA Richmond-bound electric multiple unit passes Old Oak Junction box, near Willesden, in 1969.


SkiptonThis 1990 view shows a modern diesel unit passing a late-surviving wooden post signal at Skipton.


All photographs by Brian Matthews

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