THE SIGNAL BOX

PHOTO GALLERY

GNR Somersault signal

Signal boxes of the
OLDHAM, ASHTON & GUIDE BRIDGE RAILWAY

The Oldham, Ashton & Guide Bridg was a joint Great Central and London & North Western concern. Some early boxes were built by Saxby & Farmer, but subsequent work seems to have been carried out entirely by McKenzie & Holland.

Please click on the thumbnail images for more information on each location.

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Crowthorn JunctionPage includes views of lever frame

This diminutive box was built by Saxby & Farmer to their first (1860's) design.

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Park BridgePage includes views of lever frame

Another of the same type, built in blue engineer's brick.

The Oldham, Ashton & Guide Bridge passed to the London, Midland & Scottish Railway in 1923.