THE SIGNAL BOX

PHOTO GALLERY

GNR Somersault signal

Signal boxes of the
BRISTOL & EXETER RAILWAY

Almost all of the signalling on the Bristol & Exeter Railway was provided by Saxby & Farmer.

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Stoke Canon Crossing

Saxby & Farmer provided mnay of the boxes on the B&E, a few to their 1868 style, but mostly of the type used from 1874.

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Williton

Some B&E boxes were built to the company's own designs.

The Bristol & Exeter became part of the Great Western Railway in 1876.