THE SIGNAL BOX

BRANCH LINES

SIGNALLING AROUND BRITAIN

from the collection of Brian Matthews

1 - SOUTHERN REGION


Brighton power boxBrighton power box, which dated from 1932, photographed in 1966. Behind the box is the site of the demolished locomotive works.

East Farleigh signal boxEast Farleigh box, photographed in 1976. The box dates from 1892 and is still in use today.


Lymington Junction signal boxLymington Junction box, near Brockenhurst, looked in fine trim when photographed in 1983.


Uckfield signal boxThe well- known signalbox at Uckfield, Sussex, photographed in 1975. Notice the signal is mounted directly on the footbridge.

All photographs by Brian Matthews

Comments about this article should be addressed to John Hinson