THE SIGNAL BOX

BRANCH LINES

 

SOUTH WALES
at the turn of the Century

CARMARTHEN JUNCTION

Carnmarthen Junction signal box
The track in front of Carmarthen Junction signal box implies that the line is closed, but this is just a siding that you see. This once important junction is controlled from this modern box dating from 1956.
Carnmarthen Junction signal box
The cabin once controlled the area from a 78-lever frame, but a small panel now controls the functions. Adjacent boxes are Whitland to the west and Ferryside to the East.

Photographs by Roger Bailey

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